Sumi Jo

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Sumi Jo, OSI (조수미; Korean pronunciation: [tɕo su.mi]; born 22 November 1962) is a South Korean lyric coloratura soprano known for her Grammy award-winning interpretations of the bel canto repertoire. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sumi Jo has received more than 335,542 page views. Her biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Sumi Jo is the 934th most popular singer (up from 1,027th in 2019), the 173rd most popular biography from South Korea (down from 94th in 2019) and the 8th most popular South Korean Singer.

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  • 60.24

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  • 22

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  • 5.77

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  • 2.11

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Sumi Jo ranks 934 out of 3,541. Before her are Aino Ackté, Sandra Kim, Johnny Mathis, Betty Curtis, Lucho Gatica, and Ian Hunter. After her are Chiquito de la Calzada, Nora Brockstedt, Little Walter, Lenny Kuhr, Chava Alberstein, and Linda Martin.

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Among people born in 1962, Sumi Jo ranks 155Before her are Nawal El Moutawakel, Tigran Sargsyan, Renato Portaluppi, Ally Sheedy, Maruschka Detmers, and Wim Kieft. After her are Victor Pelevin, Stefan Kuntz, James Kottak, Cary Elwes, Suzy Amis Cameron, and Taslima Nasrin.

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In South Korea

Among people born in South Korea, Sumi Jo ranks 173 out of 774. Before her are Kai (1994), Hong Song-nam (1929), Heo Mok (1595), Park Ji-sung (1981), Pak Song-chol (1913), and Bae Yong-joon (1972). After her are Chung Won-shik (1928), Park Min-young (1986), Yunjin Kim (1973), Lee Hae-chan (1952), Ma Dong-seok (1971), and Chang Taek-sang (1893).

Among SINGERS In South Korea

Among singers born in South Korea, Sumi Jo ranks 8Before her are Jungkook (1997), J-Hope (1994), RM (1994), Jimin (1995), Jisoo (1995), and G-Dragon (1988). After her are BoA (1986), IU (1993), Lee Hyori (1979), Leeteuk (1983), Yesung (1984), and Kim Seok-jin (1992).