Scott Weiland

1967 - 2015

Photo of Scott Weiland

Icon of person Scott Weiland

Scott Richard Weiland (; né Kline, October 27, 1967 – December 3, 2015) was an American singer and songwriter. During a career spanning three decades, Weiland was best known as the lead singer of the band Stone Temple Pilots from 1989 to 2002 and 2008 to 2013, making six records with them. He was also lead vocalist of supergroup Velvet Revolver from 2003 to 2008, recording two albums, and recorded one album with another supergroup, Art of Anarchy. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Scott Weiland has received more than 7,577,570 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Scott Weiland is the 1,396th most popular musician (down from 1,283rd in 2019), the 6,893rd most popular biography from United States (down from 6,134th in 2019) and the 558th most popular American Musician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 7.6M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 57.93

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 27

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.98

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.78

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Scott Weilands by language


Among musicians, Scott Weiland ranks 1,396 out of 2,675Before him are Paul Kossoff, Country Joe McDonald, Allen Toussaint, Skrillex, Aynsley Dunbar, and Peter Brötzmann. After him are Randy Brecker, Jimmy Garrison, David Tudor, Bill Frisell, Francesco De Gregori, and Chico Hamilton.

Most Popular Musicians in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1967, Scott Weiland ranks 178Before him are Brooke Smith, Magdalena Forsberg, Saeed Al-Owairan, Zvonimir Soldo, Dave Navarro, and Jony Ive. After him are Toshiyuki Morikawa, Meg Cabot, Bogdan Stelea, Khalid Skah, Brian Schmidt, and Jimmy Kimmel. Among people deceased in 2015, Scott Weiland ranks 301Before him are Jacques Parizeau, Jim Loscutoff, Herberto Hélder, Allen Toussaint, Colette Marchand, and Helmut Dietl. After him are Martin Gilbert, Nina Companeez, Ron Moody, Cilla Black, Rico Rodriguez, and Jaroslav Holík.

Others Born in 1967

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 2015

Go to all Rankings

In United States

Among people born in United States, Scott Weiland ranks 6,893 out of 15,968Before him are Geoff Pierson (1949), Margaret Colin (1958), Kathryn Grayson (1922), Lee Arenberg (1962), Scott Foley (1972), and Michael O'Hare (1952). After him are Randy Brecker (1945), Garrett Morris (1937), Joe Sutter (1921), Michael Imperioli (1966), Melissa Joan Hart (1976), and Samuel J. Tilden (1814).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Scott Weiland ranks 558Before him are Nick Jonas (1992), Jimmy Miller (1942), Carol Kaye (1935), Country Joe McDonald (1942), Allen Toussaint (1938), and Skrillex (1988). After him are Randy Brecker (1945), Jimmy Garrison (1934), David Tudor (1926), Bill Frisell (1951), Chico Hamilton (1921), and Thurston Moore (1958).

Twitter Activity