SINGER

Stevie Wonder

1950 - Today

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Stevland Hardaway Morris (né Judkins; born May 13, 1950), known professionally as Stevie Wonder, is an American singer, songwriter, musician and record producer. A prominent figure in popular music during the second half of the 20th century, Wonder is one of the most successful songwriters and musicians. A virtual one-man band, his use of synthesizers and further electronic musical instruments during the 1970s reshaped the conventions of R&B. He also helped drive the genre into the album era, crafting his LPs as cohesive, consistent socially conscious statements with complex compositions. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Stevie Wonder has received more than 14,968,924 page views. His biography is available in 74 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 71 in 2019). Stevie Wonder is the 48th most popular singer (up from 68th in 2019), the 338th most popular biography from United States (up from 434th in 2019) and the 20th most popular American Singer.

Stevie Wonder is most famous for his music, especially his songs "Superstition" and "Signed, Sealed, Delivered I'm Yours."

Memorability Metrics

  • 15M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 76.06

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 74

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.05

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.04

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SINGERS

Among singers, Stevie Wonder ranks 48 out of 3,541Before him are Joe Cocker, Mireille Mathieu, Phil Collins, Ella Fitzgerald, Eminem, and Agnetha Fältskog. After him are Toto Cutugno, Kurt Cobain, Sarah Vaughan, Joe Dassin, Marvin Gaye, and Albano Carrisi.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1950, Stevie Wonder ranks 4Before him are Zaha Hadid, Jay Leno, and Agnetha Fältskog. After him are Abdullah Gül, Jim Mattis, Viktor Yanukovych, Goran Bregović, Steve Wozniak, Vicente del Bosque, Bill Murray, and Anne, Princess Royal.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Stevie Wonder ranks 338 out of 15,968Before him are J. P. Morgan (1837), J. Paul Getty (1892), Joe Frazier (1944), Martin Sheen (1940), Pete Conrad (1930), and Neil deGrasse Tyson (1958). After him are Andrew Johnson (1808), David Carradine (1936), James A. Garfield (1831), Jerry Lewis (1926), Kurt Cobain (1967), and Paul Auster (1947).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Stevie Wonder ranks 20Before him are Whitney Houston (1963), Aretha Franklin (1942), Barry White (1944), Nina Simone (1933), Ella Fitzgerald (1917), and Eminem (1972). After him are Kurt Cobain (1967), Sarah Vaughan (1924), Joe Dassin (1938), Marvin Gaye (1939), Art Garfunkel (1941), and Little Richard (1932).