Rod Evans

1947 - Today

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Roderic Evans (born 19 January 1947) is an English former singer. In the late 1960s he began his professional career in The Maze, formerly MI5, after which he was a member of the original Deep Purple line-up who produced three studio albums with a more progressive and pop-driven sound. After recording a solo single, he was a member of the original Captain Beyond line-up, who produced two studio albums. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rod Evans has received more than 500,735 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Rod Evans is the 279th most popular singer (up from 384th in 2019), the 1,153rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,400th in 2019) and the 34th most popular British Singer.

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  • 500k

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  • 67.55

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.58

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.22

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Rod Evans ranks 279 out of 3,541Before him are Kirsten Flagstad, Bülent Ersoy, Tereza Kesovija, DJ Khaled, Kanye West, and Christina Aguilera. After him are Selena Gomez, Corry Brokken, Anastacia, Beyoncé, Selena, and Dusty Springfield.

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Among people born in 1947, Rod Evans ranks 93Before him are Joe Mantegna, F. R. David, Martha Nussbaum, Ry Cooder, Richard Jenkins, and Saskia Sassen. After him are Kathrine Switzer, Ron Dennis, Peter Weller, Ljupko Petrović, Edward James Olmos, and Viktor Suvorov.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Rod Evans ranks 1,153 out of 6,924Before him are Twiggy (1949), Prince William, Duke of Cumberland (1721), Edward Wood, 1st Earl of Halifax (1881), Ken Hensley (1945), Olave Baden-Powell (1889), and John Stewart Bell (1928). After him are Simon Stock (1164), Henry Thomas Buckle (1821), Oldfield Thomas (1858), George Atwood (1745), John Dudley, 1st Duke of Northumberland (1504), and Annie Chapman (1841).

Among SINGERS In United Kingdom

Among singers born in United Kingdom, Rod Evans ranks 34Before him are Rob Halford (1951), Shirley Bassey (1937), Robbie Williams (1974), Dave Gahan (1962), Van Morrison (1945), and John Lydon (1956). After him are Dusty Springfield (1939), Glenn Hughes (1951), Victoria Beckham (1974), David Byron (1947), Boy George (1961), and Tim Staffell (1948).