1969 - 2006

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Soraya Raquel Lamilla Cuevas (March 11, 1969 – May 10, 2006) was a Colombian-American singer/songwriter, guitarist, arranger and record producer. A successful Colombian music star, she had two number-one songs on Billboard's Latin Pop Airplay charts. She won a 2004 Latin Grammy Award for "Best Album by Songwriter" for the self-titled album Soraya, which she produced, and received a 2005 Latin Grammy Award nomination for "Female Pop Vocal Album" for her album El Otro Lado de Mi (literally "The Other Side of Me"). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Soraya has received more than 181,266 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Soraya is the 1,813th most popular singer (up from 1,835th in 2019), the 9,808th most popular biography from United States (up from 10,118th in 2019) and the 495th most popular Singer.

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  • 180k

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  • 41.63

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  • 16

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  • 3.56

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  • 2.36

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Among singers, Soraya ranks 1,813 out of 3,528Before her are Thérèse Steinmetz, Teresa Salgueiro, Dero Goi, Nelson Eddy, Mildred Bailey, and Jack Jones. After her are K.d. lang, Sergey Lazarev, Barbara Hannigan, T.I., Tony Cetinski, and Nelly.

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Among people born in 1969, Soraya ranks 354Before her are Michael Baur, Eduardo Santamarina, Teresa Salgueiro, Karen Nyberg, Juli Ashton, and Ravindra Prabhat. After her are Archie Kao, Tony Cetinski, Colin Greenwood, Reginald Arvizu, Chris Weitz, and Hideo Ishikawa. Among people deceased in 2006, Soraya ranks 313Before her are Darren McGavin, Shirley Walker, Martin David Kruskal, Ossi Reichert, Joseph Vissers, and Ron Greenwood. After her are Bertha Brouwer, Gösta Sandberg, G. William Miller, Lamar Hunt, Rubén Marcos, and Jon Nödtveidt.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Soraya ranks 9,808 out of 18,182Before her are Mildred Bailey (1907), Richard Blumenthal (1946), Nick de Firmian (1957), Les Baxter (1922), Ted Kaufman (1939), and Jack Jones (1938). After her are Alessandro Nivola (1972), Bob Richards (1926), Audrey Hollander (1979), John Kunkel Small (1869), Marla Gibbs (1931), and Catherine Coleman (1960).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Soraya ranks 495Before her are Benji Madden (1979), Lindsey Stirling (1986), Cheryl Studer (1955), Nelson Eddy (1901), Mildred Bailey (1907), and Jack Jones (1938). After her are T.I. (1980), Nelly (1974), Playboi Carti (1996), Little Willie John (1937), Saweetie (1993), and Ol' Dirty Bastard (1968).