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Corey Woods (born January 12, 1970), better known by his stage name Raekwon (, ray-KWON), is an American rapper. He rose to prominence as a founding member of the hip-hop group Wu-Tang Clan, which achieved mainstream success following the release of their debut album, Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers), in 1993. Raekwon would subsequently pursue a solo career, releasing his first solo album, entitled Only Built 4 Cuban Linx..., in 1995. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Raekwon has received more than 4,162,075 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia. Raekwon is the 2,172nd most popular singer (up from 2,257th in 2019), the 11,711th most popular biography from United States (up from 12,228th in 2019) and the 580th most popular American Singer.

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  • 4.2M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 41.43

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 27

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.64

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.99

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among singers, Raekwon ranks 2,172 out of 4,381Before him are Paula Seling, Bryn Terfel, Choi Soo-young, Ilse DeLange, Tim McGraw, and Paula Fernandes. After him are Maria Radner, Paul Jones, Frank Ocean, Jason Derulo, Koda Kumi, and Käärijä.

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Among people born in 1970, Raekwon ranks 396Before him are Vadym Prystaiko, Constantina Diță, Steffen Freund, Gina Philips, Nicole Ari Parker, and Vladimir Medinsky. After him are Nicole de Boer, Erik Dekker, Roope Latvala, Khalil Al Ghamdi, Fanny Cadeo, and Hwang Young-cho.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Raekwon ranks 11,711 out of 20,380Before him are Robert Ellis (1892), Adrienne King (1960), Kitty O'Neil (1946), Harry Gallatin (1927), James Neill (1860), and Diana Scarwid (1955). After him are Richard Henry Dana Jr. (1815), Ruben Fleischer (1974), Gene Fullmer (1931), Harold L. Ickes (1874), Andrew Stevens (1955), and John Kirby (1963).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Raekwon ranks 580Before him are Mitch Miller (1911), Fiona Apple (1977), Tommy Roe (1942), Ellie Greenwich (1940), Blake Shelton (1976), and Tim McGraw (1967). After him are Frank Ocean (1987), Jason Derulo (1989), Benji Madden (1979), Guy Mitchell (1927), Ben Moody (1981), and Jimmie Davis (1899).