SINGER

Sam Smith

1992 - Today

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Samuel Frederick Smith (born 19 May 1992) is an English singer and songwriter. They rose to prominence in October 2012 after being featured on Disclosure's breakthrough single "Latch", which peaked at number eleven on the UK Singles Chart. Smith was subsequently featured on Naughty Boy's "La La La", which became a number one single in May 2013. In December 2013, they were nominated for the 2014 Brit Critics' Choice Award and the BBC's Sound of 2014 poll, winning both.Smith's debut studio album, In the Lonely Hour, was released in May 2014 on Capitol Records UK. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sam Smith has received more than 3,823,826 page views. His biography is available in 60 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 54 in 2019). Sam Smith is the 1,057th most popular singer (down from 816th in 2019), the 3,148th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,474th in 2019) and the 115th most popular British Singer.

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  • 3.8M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 59.36

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 60

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.50

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.66

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SINGERS

Among singers, Sam Smith ranks 1,057 out of 3,541Before him are Nik Kershaw, Steve Lawrence, Oleg Gazmanov, Jonathan Davis, Jimi Jamison, and Mathé Altéry. After him are Johnny Rivers, Hansi Hinterseer, Helene Fischer, Juan Diego Flórez, Miguel Ríos, and Gwyneth Jones.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1992, Sam Smith ranks 29Before him are David Alaba, Josh Hutcherson, Dani Carvajal, Cole Sprouse, Stephan El Shaarawy, and Marco Verratti. After him are Cardi B, Kaya Scodelario, Byun Baek-hyun, Mac Miller, Marshmello, and Alexander Ludwig.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Sam Smith ranks 3,148 out of 6,924Before him are Frank Wild (1873), Kenneth MacMillan (1929), Rose Leslie (1987), Ælfthryth, wife of Edgar (940), Henry Bishop (1786), and David Almond (1951). After him are Frederick Keeping (1867), Sam Heughan (1980), Pauline Collins (1940), Emily Mortimer (1971), Laura Mulvey (1941), and John Grierson (1898).

Among SINGERS In United Kingdom

Among singers born in United Kingdom, Sam Smith ranks 115Before him are Matt Monro (1930), Jerome Flynn (1963), Melanie C (1974), Mick Jones (1944), Aneka (1947), and Nik Kershaw (1958). After him are Gwyneth Jones (1936), David Sylvian (1958), Marc Almond (1957), Janet Baker (1933), Gary Numan (1958), and Calvin Harris (1984).

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