Pinetop Perkins

1913 - 2011

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Joe Willie "Pinetop" Perkins (July 7, 1913 – March 21, 2011) was an American blues pianist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pinetop Perkins has received more than 288,356 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Pinetop Perkins is the 375th most popular singer (up from 405th in 2019), the 2,321st most popular biography from United States (up from 2,343rd in 2019) and the 122nd most popular American Singer.

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  • 290k

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  • 66.05

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.67

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.17

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Pinetop Perkins ranks 375 out of 3,541Before him are Tino Rossi, Eazy-E, Agnes Baltsa, Manuel García, Rubén Blades, and Chris Brown. After him are Alizée, Fritz Wunderlich, Frankie Valli, Zeca Afonso, Kim Wilde, and Neda Ukraden.

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Among people born in 1913, Pinetop Perkins ranks 99Before him are Victor Mature, 'Abd al-Ilah, Wolfgang Lüth, Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller, Heinrich Bär, and Álvaro Cunhal. After him are Mary Leakey, Lucien Goldmann, Charles Berlitz, Bill Hewlett, Alexander Marinesko, and Hélio Gracie. Among people deceased in 2011, Pinetop Perkins ranks 90Before him are Eugene Nida, Lyudmila Gurchenko, Vasily Alekseyev, Ferenc Mádl, Raúl Ruiz, and Facundo Cabral. After him are Sergei Bagapsh, Peter Yates, Frans Sammut, Danielle Mitterrand, Ján Popluhár, and Roland Petit.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Pinetop Perkins ranks 2,321 out of 15,968Before him are Grace Slick (1939), Danny Elfman (1953), Ross Macdonald (1915), Peter Diamond (1940), Richard R. Schrock (1945), and Chris Brown (1989). After him are Robert Sternberg (1949), Thomas Midgley Jr. (1889), Karen Black (1939), Patricia Clarkson (1959), Stephen Crane (1871), and Gerry Mulligan (1927).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Pinetop Perkins ranks 122Before him are Mariah Carey (1969), Chubby Checker (1941), Lisa Marie Presley (1968), Karen Carpenter (1950), Eazy-E (1964), and Chris Brown (1989). After him are Frankie Valli (1934), Lee Hazlewood (1929), Marc Anthony (1968), Janet Jackson (1966), Percy Sledge (1941), and Harry Nilsson (1941).