Salif Keita

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Salif Keita

Salif Keïta (IPA: [salif keita]) (born August 25, 1949) is an afro-pop singer-songwriter from Mali. He is notable not only because of his reputation as the "Golden Voice of Africa" but also because he has albinism. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Salif Keita has received more than 397,248 page views. His biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 306th most popular musician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 400k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 57.03

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 41

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.90

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.05

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Salif Keita ranks 306 out of 2,258Before him are Luigi Tenco, Ike Turner, Paul Landers, Armin van Buuren, Leopold Auer, and Jan Garbarek. After him are Dexter Gordon, Chico Buarque, Sixto Rodriguez, Avicii, Valery Gergiev, and Peggy Lee.

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Among people born in 1949, Salif Keita ranks 72Before him are Morten Olsen, Cliff Williams, Jeremy Corbyn, Peter Shilton, Marc Ravalomanana, and Paloma Picasso. After him are José Ramos-Horta, Sissy Spacek, Miuccia Prada, Tom Pryce, Tom Berenger, and Ashraf Ghani.

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In Mali

Among people born in Mali, Salif Keita ranks 5 out of 34Before him are Musa I of Mali (1280), Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta (1945), Modibo Keïta (1915), and Moussa Traoré (1936). After him are Amadou Toumani Touré (1948), Ali Farka Touré (1939), Jean Tigana (1955), Alpha Oumar Konaré (1946), Sonni Ali (1464), Dioncounda Traoré (1942), and Amadou Hampâté Bâ (1900).

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