Robbie Williams

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Robbie Williams

Robert Peter Williams (born 13 February 1974) is an English singer-songwriter and entertainer. He found fame as a member of the pop group Take That from 1989 to 1995, but achieved greater commercial success with his solo career, beginning in 1997. Williams has released seven UK number one singles and eleven out of his twelve studio albums have reached number one in the UK. Six of his albums are among the top 100 biggest-selling albums in the United Kingdom–four albums in the top 60–and in 2006 he entered the Guinness Book of World Records for selling 1.6 million tickets of his Close Encounters Tour in a single day.Williams has received a record eighteen Brit Awards—winning Best British Male Artist four times, two awards for Outstanding Contribution to Music and the 2017 Brits Icon for his "lasting impact on British culture", eight German ECHO Awards, and three MTV European Music Awards. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robbie Williams has received more than 8,464,381 page views. His biography is available in 72 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 230th most popular singer.

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  • 8.5M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 57.88

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 72

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.63

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.29

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Robbie Williams ranks 230 out of 3,001Before him are Neil Diamond, Nena, Desireless, Dionne Warwick, Mariska Veres, and Sam Cooke. After him are Beyoncé, Tarkan, Sade, Chris Cornell, Frida Boccara, and Van Morrison.

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Among people born in 1974, Robbie Williams ranks 7Before him are Leonardo DiCaprio, Penélope Cruz, Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo, Christian Bale, Alessandro Del Piero, and Alyson Hannigan. After him are Amy Adams, Camilla Läckberg, Mahershala Ali, Chris Kyle, Alexis Tsipras, and Victoria Beckham.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Robbie Williams ranks 969 out of 5,347Before him are Stephen Hales (1677), Joseph Banks (1743), Keith Moon (1946), Flinders Petrie (1853), Julie Walters (1950), and Jeremy Brett (1933). After him are Charles Bell (1774), Engelbert Kaempfer (1651), Henry Royce (1863), A. J. Ayer (1910), Thomas Simpson (1710), and Ewan McGregor (1971).

Among SINGERS In United Kingdom

Among singers born in United Kingdom, Robbie Williams ranks 27Before him are Bryan Ferry (1945), Petula Clark (1932), David Coverdale (1951), Chris Norman (1950), Shirley Bassey (1937), and Rob Halford (1951). After him are Van Morrison (1945), Glenn Hughes (1951), Susan Boyle (1961), Dusty Springfield (1939), Dave Gahan (1962), and Sarah Brightman (1960).