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Sheila E.

1957 - Today

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Sheila Cecilia Escovedo (born December 12, 1957) better known under the stage name Sheila E., is an American percussionist and singer. She began her career in the mid-1970s as a percussionist and singer for The George Duke Band. After leaving the group in 1983, Sheila began a successful solo career, starting with her critically acclaimed debut album, which included the career-defining song, "The Glamorous Life". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sheila E. has received more than 3,976,667 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Sheila E. is the 1,462nd most popular singer (down from 1,296th in 2019), the 8,008th most popular biography from United States (down from 6,564th in 2019) and the 409th most popular American Singer.

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  • 4.0M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 56.44

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.10

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.44

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SINGERS

Among singers, Sheila E. ranks 1,462 out of 3,541Before her are Xavier Naidoo, Caro Emerald, Jorge Drexler, Gangubai Hangal, S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, and Natasha Korolyova. After her are Toni Basil, Billy Eckstine, Nikka Costa, Lindsey Stirling, Daniel Powter, and Chris Fehn.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1957, Sheila E. ranks 319Before her are Viktor Khristenko, Adam Nawałka, Jüri Tamm, Dido Havenaar, Dubravka Šuica, and Ana Pastor Julián. After her are Bruce Payne, Michael Caton-Jones, François Asselineau, Frank Schätzing, Martin Luther King III, and Richard Florida.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Sheila E. ranks 8,008 out of 15,968Before her are John Kasich (1952), Frank Chapman (1864), Butch Vig (1955), Oliver Otis Howard (1830), Daphne Zuniga (1962), and Bill Moseley (1951). After her are Mr. Lawrence (1969), Eric Trump (1984), Warren Frost (1925), Charles Tomlinson Griffes (1884), Roger Clemens (1962), and Frederick Schule (1879).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Sheila E. ranks 409Before her are Ethel Waters (1896), Gerard Way (1977), Mark Murphy (1932), Method Man (1971), Peabo Bryson (1951), and Nicky Jam (1981). After her are Toni Basil (1943), Billy Eckstine (1914), Lindsey Stirling (1986), Chris Fehn (1973), Marty Robbins (1925), and Don Dokken (1953).

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