Richard Clayderman

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Richard Clayderman (French pronunciation: ​[ʁiʃaʁ klɛidɛʁman]; born Philippe Pagès French pronunciation: ​[filip paʒɛs], 28 December 1953 in Paris) is a French pianist who has released numerous albums including the compositions of Paul de Senneville, Olivier Toussaint and Marc Minier, instrumental renditions of popular music, rearrangements of movie soundtracks, ethnic music, and easy-listening arrangements of popular works of classical music. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard Clayderman has received more than 958,744 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 42 in 2019). Richard Clayderman is the 89th most popular musician (up from 98th in 2019), the 630th most popular biography from France (up from 663rd in 2019) and the 2nd most popular French Musician.

Richard Clayderman is a pianist who is most famous for his instrumental renditions of popular songs.

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Among musicians, Richard Clayderman ranks 89 out of 2,675Before him are Richard Wright, Maurice Gibb, Angus Young, Paco de Lucía, Robert Fripp, and Benny Goodman. After him are João Gilberto, Thomas Bangalter, Henryk Wieniawski, John Dowland, Sid Vicious, and Victor Borge.

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Among people born in 1953, Richard Clayderman ranks 13Before him are Kim Basinger, Jeffrey Epstein, Brigitte Macron, Ahmad Shah Massoud, Richard Stallman, and Isabelle Huppert. After him are Tony Blair, Jim Jarmusch, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, Mike Oldfield, Paul Allen, and John Malkovich.

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In France

Among people born in France, Richard Clayderman ranks 630 out of 5,234Before him are Marie of Anjou (1404), Gabriel Tarde (1843), Alain Robbe-Grillet (1922), Isabelle Huppert (1953), Antoine-Jean Gros (1771), and Luigi Lucheni (1873). After him are Pierre Richard (1934), Léonin (1135), François Guizot (1787), Nicole Oresme (1323), Jean Dubuffet (1901), and Jules Hardouin-Mansart (1646).

Among MUSICIANS In France

Among musicians born in France, Richard Clayderman ranks 2Before him are Jean-Michel Jarre (1948). After him are Thomas Bangalter (1), Paul Mauriat (1925), Arnaut Daniel (1150), Nadia Boulanger (1887), David Guetta (1967), Charles-Valentin Alkan (1813), Stéphane Grappelli (1908), Jean-Marie Leclair (1697), Louis Vierne (1870), and Georges Prêtre (1924).

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