Seasick Steve

1951 - Today

Seasick Steve

Steven Gene Wold (né Leach, March 19, 1951), commonly known as Seasick Steve, is an American blues musician. He plays mostly personalized guitars and sings, usually about his early life doing casual work. From the late 1960s, he worked as a musician and recording engineer in the US and Europe, as well as pursuing other work, before his commercial breakthrough, initially in the UK, at the end of 2006. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Seasick Steve has received more than 871,021 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 964th most popular musician.

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  • 870k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 47.08

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.61

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.18

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Seasick Steve ranks 967 out of 2,258Before him are Kenny Burrell, Berry Gordy, Blackie Lawless, Shavo Odadjian, David Sanborn, and Prince Buster. After him are Carmine Appice, Tyler, the Creator, Gary Peacock, Vinnie Colaiuta, Pixinguinha, and Clark Terry.

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Among people born in 1951, Seasick Steve ranks 199Before him are Jacques Villeret, Gérard Jugnot, Natsuo Kirino, Catherine Hicks, Aleksey Buldakov, and Christophe de Margerie. After him are Debra Jo Rupp, Arnold Mühren, Jóannes Eidesgaard, Tatyana Kazankina, Anthony Phillips, and Alexander Bortnikov.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Seasick Steve ranks 4,622 out of 12,171Before him are Stella Stevens (1936), Jay Cutler (1973), David Sanborn (1945), Michael Peña (1976), Christine Jorgensen (1926), and Leigh Brackett (1915). After him are Cameron Boyce (1999), Michael B. Jordan (1987), Melanie (1947), Carmine Appice (1946), Adam Riess (1969), and Jeff Sessions (1946).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Seasick Steve ranks 362Before him are Huey Lewis (1950), Fletcher Henderson (1897), Kenny Burrell (1931), Berry Gordy (1929), Blackie Lawless (1956), and David Sanborn (1945). After him are Carmine Appice (1946), Tyler, the Creator (1991), Gary Peacock (1935), Vinnie Colaiuta (1956), Clark Terry (1920), and Ludacris (1977).