Salvador Sobral

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Salvador Vilar Braamcamp Sobral (Portuguese pronunciation: [salvɐˈðoɾ viˈlaɾ βɾɐ̃ˈkɐ̃p suˈβɾal]; born 28 December 1989) is a Portuguese singer, who won the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 for Portugal with the song "Amar pelos dois", written and composed by his sister, Luísa Sobral. In doing so, he gave Portugal its first ever win in the contest since its debut in 1964, ending the longest winless run by a country in Eurovision history (53 years). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Salvador Sobral has received more than 1,379,025 page views. His biography is available in 59 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 60 in 2019). Salvador Sobral is the 1,285th most popular singer (down from 1,161st in 2019), the 332nd most popular biography from Portugal (down from 296th in 2019) and the 9th most popular Portuguese Singer.

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  • 1.4M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 48.17

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 59

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.61

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.97

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among singers, Salvador Sobral ranks 1,285 out of 4,381Before him are Lio, Sandra Reemer, Brian Hyland, Tetsuya Komuro, Cheo Feliciano, and Dan Reynolds. After him are Seo In-guk, Kathleen Battle, Zack de la Rocha, Yao Lee, Sandy Denny, and Elisabeth Andreassen.

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Among people born in 1989, Salvador Sobral ranks 44Before him are Nicholas Hoult, Dejan Lovren, Toby Alderweireld, Corbin Bleu, Isaiah Thomas, and Domagoj Vida. After him are Phoebe Tonkin, Xavier Dolan, Mia Wasikowska, Jasper Cillessen, Andriy Yarmolenko, and Victoria Azarenka.

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In Portugal

Among people born in Portugal, Salvador Sobral ranks 332 out of 633Before him are Lourenço de Almeida (1480), Dulce Pontes (1969), Joaquim Carvalho (1937), Rui Vitória (1970), Lio (1962), and Jaime Pacheco (1958). After him are Simão Sabrosa (1979), Simone de Oliveira (1938), Renato Sanches (1997), Hugo Almeida (1984), Eugénio de Andrade (1923), and Eduardo Serra (1943).

Among SINGERS In Portugal

Among singers born in Portugal, Salvador Sobral ranks 9Before him are Zeca Afonso (1929), Maria Severa Onofriana (1820), Carlos do Carmo (1939), Mísia (1955), Dulce Pontes (1969), and Lio (1962). After him are Simone de Oliveira (1938), Sara Tavares (1978), Paulo de Carvalho (1947), Carlos Mendes (1947), Teresa Salgueiro (1969), and Tonicha (1946).