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Paul Van Haver (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈpɔːl vɑn ˈɦɑvər]; born 12 March 1985), better known by his stage name Stromae (French pronunciation: ​[stʁomae] or [stʁomaj]), is a Belgian musician, rapper, singer and songwriter. He is mostly known for his works in the genre of the hip hop and electronic music. Stromae came to wide public attention in 2009 with his song "Alors on danse" (from the album Cheese), which became a number one in several European countries. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Stromae has received more than 3,222,047 page views. His biography is available in 54 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 52 in 2019). Stromae is the 519th most popular singer (down from 490th in 2019), the 312th most popular biography from Belgium (down from 278th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Belgian Singer.

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  • 3.2M

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  • 64.21

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 54

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.33

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.99

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Stromae ranks 519 out of 3,541Before him are Cristina Deutekom, KRS-One, Cesare Siepi, Mongo Santamaría, Patrick Hernandez, and Paul Di'Anno. After him are Mohammad-Reza Shajarian, Lana Del Rey, Kathleen Ferrier, Alexis Korner, Juan Gabriel, and Gino Paoli.

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Among people born in 1985, Stromae ranks 13Before him are Lukas Podolski, Michael Phelps, Bruno Mars, Mohammad bin Salman, Mario Gómez, and Nico Rosberg. After him are Lana Del Rey, Sanna Marin, Amanda Seyfried, Léa Seydoux, Jonathan Groff, and Alexis Texas.

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In Belgium

Among people born in Belgium, Stromae ranks 312 out of 899Before him are Marcel Broodthaers (1924), Victor Boin (1886), William of St-Thierry (1085), Perkin Warbeck (1474), Joseph Cardijn (1882), and Odile Defraye (1888). After him are Jan Porcellis (1583), Pierre Harmel (1911), Lambert Lombard (1505), Gaston Roelants (1937), Paul Vanden Boeynants (1919), and Lambert I, Count of Louvain (1000).

Among SINGERS In Belgium

Among singers born in Belgium, Stromae ranks 5Before him are Jacques Brel (1929), The Singing Nun (1933), Lara Fabian (1970), and Violetta Villas (1938). After him are José van Dam (1940), Edgar P. Jacobs (1904), René Jacobs (1946), Kate Ryan (1980), Sandra Kim (1972), Natacha Atlas (1964), and Solange Berry (1932).

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