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Henry Olusegun Adeola Samuel (born 19 February 1963), known professionally as Seal, is a British singer-songwriter. He has sold over 20 million records worldwide, with his first international hit song, "Crazy", released in 1991; his most celebrated song, "Kiss from a Rose", was released in 1994. Seal has won multiple awards throughout his career, including three Brit Awards; he won Best British Male in 1992, as well as four Grammy Awards and an MTV Video Music Award. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Seal has received more than 1,168,993 page views. His biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 313th most popular singer.

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  • 1.2M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 55.85

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 40

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.31

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.65

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Seal ranks 313 out of 3,001Before him are Alan Stivell, Anne-Marie David, David Byron, Shawn Mendes, Tim Staffell, and Henri Salvador. After him are Busta Rhymes, Renata Scotto, Conchita Wurst, Jimmy Cliff, Gali Atari, and Atahualpa Yupanqui.

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Among people born in 1963, Seal ranks 44Before him are Rumen Radev, Yngwie Malmsteen, Geert Wilders, Mike Myers, Peter Bosz, and Helen Hunt. After him are Lolo Ferrari, Mark Strong, Empress Masako, Joey Tempest, Elisabeth Shue, and Steven Soderbergh.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Seal ranks 1,210 out of 5,347Before him are David Byron (1947), Roger Williamson (1948), Henry Walter Bates (1825), Tim Staffell (1948), Ed Miliband (1969), and Peter Burke (1937). After him are Edward of Middleham, Prince of Wales (1473), Gilbert Ryle (1900), Ian Anderson (1947), Daniel Radcliffe (1989), John Russell Hind (1823), and Frances Grey, Duchess of Suffolk (1517).

Among SINGERS In United Kingdom

Among singers born in United Kingdom, Seal ranks 42Before him are John Lydon (1956), Vera Lynn (1917), Keith Flint (1969), Albert Hammond (1944), David Byron (1947), and Tim Staffell (1948). After him are Boy George (1961), Kim Wilde (1960), Ed Sheeran (1991), Marc Bolan (1947), Rod Evans (1947), and Ronnie Biggs (1929).