1927 - 2014

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Sabah (Arabic: صباح‎ Ṣabāḥ Lebanese pronunciation: [sˤɑˈbaːħ]; born Janet Gerges Feghali, جانيت جرجس فغالي; 10 November 1927 – 26 November 2014) was a Lebanese singer and actress. Nicknamed Shahruret-el Wadi, شحرورة الوادي, (meaning the Songbird of the Valley, based upon her region of origin, Wadi Chahrour also called Ourrouar) in the Arab world, she released over 50 albums and acted in 98 movies as well as over 20 Lebanese stage plays. She had a reported repertoire of over 3,500 songs. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sabah has received more than 2,017,324 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia. Sabah is the 397th most popular singer (down from 376th in 2019), the 47th most popular biography from Lebanon (down from 36th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Lebanese Singer.

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  • 2.0M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 65.75

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.62

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.16

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Sabah ranks 397 out of 3,541Before her are Marc Anthony, Arsen Dedić, Dino Merlin, Anggun, Natalia Oreiro, and Janet Jackson. After her are Seal, Googoosh, Cecilia Bartoli, Percy Sledge, Lill-Babs, and Monica Zetterlund.

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Among people born in 1927, Sabah ranks 117Before her are Stanisław Kania, Gerry Mulligan, Nguyễn Khánh, Carlos José Castilho, Hans Schäfer, and Coretta Scott King. After her are Paul Badura-Skoda, William Labov, Jorge Batlle, Colin Davis, Gordon Cooper, and Zbigniew Cybulski. Among people deceased in 2014, Sabah ranks 108Before her are Tommy Ramone, Manitas de Plata, Larry Scott, Ken Takakura, Malcolm Glazer, and Nicholas Romanov, Prince of Russia. After her are Mário Coluna, Ana María Matute, Björn Waldegård, Andrea de Cesaris, Wolfhart Pannenberg, and Ahmad Tejan Kabbah.

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In Lebanon

Among people born in Lebanon, Sabah ranks 47 out of 119Before her are Zeno of Sidon (-150), Elias Hrawi (1926), Serj Tankian (1967), Nasrallah Boutros Sfeir (1920), Jurji Zaydan (1861), and Maximus of Tyre (200). After her are Bahāʾ al-dīn al-ʿĀmilī (1547), Nimatullah Kassab (1808), René Moawad (1925), Nicolas Hayek (1928), Walid Jumblatt (1949), and Fuad Chehab (1902).

Among SINGERS In Lebanon

Among singers born in Lebanon, Sabah ranks 2Before her are Fairuz (1935). After her are Gazebo (1960), Wadih El Safi (1921), Nancy Ajram (1983), Majida El Roumi (1956), Elissa (1972), Maher Zain (1981), Layal Abboud (1982), Najwa Karam (1966), Cyrine Abdelnour (1977), and Nawal Al Zoghbi (1971).