MUSICIAN

Ron Carter

1937 - Today

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Ronald Levin Carter (born May 4, 1937) is an American jazz double bassist. His appearances on 2,221 recording sessions make him the most-recorded jazz bassist in history. Carter has three Grammy awards. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ron Carter has received more than 666,917 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Ron Carter is the 581st most popular musician (down from 533rd in 2019), the 3,035th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,666th in 2019) and the 191st most popular American Musician.

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  • 670k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 64.28

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.93

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.07

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among MUSICIANS

Among musicians, Ron Carter ranks 581 out of 2,675Before him are Elmore James, Clive Burr, Pierre Rode, David Crosby, Mitch Mitchell, and Rachid Taha. After him are Victor Young, Max Roach, Bulbul, Paul Tortelier, Jeff Buckley, and Matt Cameron.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1937, Ron Carter ranks 156Before him are Foday Sankoh, Sami Frey, Gordon Milne, Andrés Gimeno, Félix Miélli Venerando, and Gundula Janowitz. After him are Sofiko Chiaureli, Gaston Roelants, Igor Volk, Wanda Jackson, Audrys Bačkis, and Erich Ribbeck.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Ron Carter ranks 3,035 out of 15,968Before him are Jerry Brudos (1939), Nick Castle (1947), Elizabeth Banks (1974), Edwin Drake (1819), Rebecca De Mornay (1959), and Candy Darling (1944). After him are Victor Young (1900), Teresa Wright (1918), Larry David (1947), Joel Hastings Metcalf (1866), Alexandra Ripley (1934), and Jason Miller (1939).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Ron Carter ranks 191Before him are Scotty Moore (1931), Billy Gibbons (1949), T-Bone Walker (1910), Laurie Anderson (1947), Elmore James (1918), and David Crosby (1941). After him are Victor Young (1900), Max Roach (1924), Jeff Buckley (1966), Matt Cameron (1962), Don Henley (1947), and Herb Alpert (1935).