Steve Perry

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Stephen Ray Perry (born January 22, 1949) is an American singer and songwriter. He was the lead singer and frontman of the rock band Journey during their most successful years from 1977 to 1987, and again from 1995 to 1998. He also wrote/co-wrote several Journey hit songs. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Steve Perry has received more than 11,536,786 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Steve Perry is the 371st most popular singer (up from 614th in 2019), the 2,101st most popular biography from United States (up from 3,493rd in 2019) and the 114th most popular American Singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 12M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 57.52

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 24

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.13

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.41

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among singers, Steve Perry ranks 371 out of 4,381Before him are Shirley Bassey, Atahualpa Yupanqui, Mory Kanté, Mei Lanfang, Christa Ludwig, and Albert Hammond. After him are Amr Diab, Arsen Dedić, Ricky Nelson, Bill Withers, Anne-Marie David, and Serge Reggiani.

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Among people born in 1949, Steve Perry ranks 128Before him are Michael W. Young, Klaus Fischer, Arif Alvi, Ward Cunningham, Clodoaldo, and Göran Persson. After him are Marc Ravalomanana, Ariel Henry, Slavenka Drakulić, Ken Wilber, Tom Pryce, and Manuel Orantes.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Steve Perry ranks 2,101 out of 20,380Before him are Fredric Jameson (1934), Ellen Barkin (1954), Farley Granger (1925), Jesse Douglas (1897), George Roy Hill (1921), and Ornette Coleman (1930). After him are Bob Kahn (1938), Leroy Anderson (1908), R. L. Stine (1943), Lou Gehrig (1903), Wild Bill Hickok (1837), and H. Robert Horvitz (1947).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Steve Perry ranks 114Before him are Billy Preston (1946), Eartha Kitt (1927), Solomon Burke (1936), Pinetop Perkins (1913), Linda Ronstadt (1946), and Toby Keith (1961). After him are Ricky Nelson (1940), Bill Withers (1938), Jackie Jackson (1951), Jessye Norman (1945), Cissy Houston (1933), and Selena Gomez (1992).