Robbie Robertson

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Robbie Robertson

Jaime Royal "Robbie" Robertson, OC (born July 5, 1943), is a Canadian musician, songwriter, film composer, producer, actor, and author. Robertson is best known for his work as lead guitarist and primary songwriter for The Band, and for his career as a solo recording artist. Robertson's work with The Band was instrumental in creating the Americana music genre. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robbie Robertson has received more than 2,845,315 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 944th most popular musician.

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  • 2.8M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 47.29

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 23

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.30

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.70

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Robbie Robertson ranks 947 out of 2,258Before him are Mike Stern, Mikhail Pletnev, Roy Haynes, Matisyahu, Mark St. John, and Ignaz Brüll. After him are Larry Coryell, Joe Jackson, Todd Rundgren, Phil Woods, J. J. Johnson, and Auguste Franchomme.

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Among people born in 1943, Robbie Robertson ranks 287Before him are Tariq Ali, Nahas Angula, Theodor Stolojan, Tony Joe White, Joe Haldeman, and Oliver North. After him are Larry Coryell, William Calley, Rashid Sunyaev, Crescenzio Sepe, Richard S. Hamilton, and Tuesday Weld.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Robbie Robertson ranks 228 out of 840Before him are Colleen Dewhurst (1924), Hal Foster (1892), Stephen McHattie (null), Northrop Frye (1912), Philip Guston (1913), and Phil Hartman (1948). After him are Garou (1972), Mordecai Richler (1931), Natasha Henstridge (1974), John McCrae (1872), Roger Spottiswoode (1945), and Henry Clinton (1730).

Among MUSICIANS In Canada

Among musicians born in Canada, Robbie Robertson ranks 13Before him are Loreena McKennitt (1957), Gil Evans (1912), David Foster (1949), Diana Krall (1964), Maynard Ferguson (1928), and Paul Bley (1932). After him are Neil Peart (1952), Buffy Sainte-Marie (1941), Geddy Lee (1953), Bob Rock (1954), Bob Ezrin (1949), and Alex Lifeson (1953).

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