Phil Manzanera

1951 - Today

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Phillip Geoffrey Targett-Adams (born 31 January 1951), known professionally as Phil Manzanera, is an English musician and record producer. He was the lead guitarist with Roxy Music, 801, and Quiet Sun. In 2006 Manzanera co-produced David Gilmour's album On an Island and played in Gilmour's band for tours in Europe and North America. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Phil Manzanera has received more than 591,241 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Phil Manzanera is the 1,011th most popular musician (up from 1,113th in 2019), the 2,733rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 2,901st in 2019) and the 164th most popular British Musician.

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  • 23

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  • 4.23

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  • 2.85

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Phil Manzanera ranks 1,011 out of 2,675Before him are Roy Haynes, Gustavo Cerati, Peter Grant, Sterling Morrison, Dee Dee Warwick, and Joey Kramer. After him are D'arcy Wretzky, Geoff Emerick, Dan Balan, Paul Waaktaar-Savoy, Mark St. John, and Larry Carlton.

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Among people born in 1951, Phil Manzanera ranks 212Before him are Álvaro Colom, Gérard Jugnot, John Gray, Margo Martindale, Emmanuel Todd, and Dave Benton. After him are Philippe Van Parijs, Sandahl Bergman, Bob McAdoo, Christophe de Margerie, Sulejman Tihić, and Stephen Tobolowsky.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Phil Manzanera ranks 2,733 out of 6,924Before him are Jill Esmond (1908), Tom Phillips (1888), William Hazlitt (1778), Kelly Brook (1979), Stella McCartney (1971), and Benedict Biscop (628). After him are Spencer Gore (1850), Henry Wood (1869), Geoff Emerick (1945), Arthur Sullivan (1842), Brian O'Nolan (1911), and Alexander Duff, 1st Duke of Fife (1849).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, Phil Manzanera ranks 164Before him are Roy Harper (1941), Eddie Clarke (1950), Jimmy Bain (1947), Anthony Phillips (1951), Dick Parry (1942), and Peter Grant (1935). After him are Geoff Emerick (1945), Mel Collins (1947), Simon Wright (1963), Phil Campbell (1961), Phil Taylor (1954), and Paul Simonon (1955).