Swizz Beatz

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Kasseem Daoud Dean (born September 13, 1978), known professionally as Swizz Beatz, is an American record producer, rapper, and record executive. Born and raised in New York City, Dean embarked on his musical career as a DJ. At the age of 18, he started to gain recognition in the hip hop industry through his family's record label, Ruff Ryders, as well as his friendship and work with East Coast rapper DMX. Working with DMX as his producer, DJ and hype man helped Dean gain prominence as a high-profile personality in hip hop. Dean later found a protégé in Philadelphia-based rapper Cassidy, whose success helped the launch of his own label imprint, Full Surface, in 2001. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Swizz Beatz has received more than 7,735,826 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Swizz Beatz is the 2,200th most popular singer (down from 2,127th in 2019), the 11,877th most popular biography from United States (down from 11,437th in 2019) and the 628th most popular Singer.

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  • 7.7M

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  • 38.26

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  • 27

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  • 2.29

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.96

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Swizz Beatz ranks 2,200 out of 3,528Before him are Paul Harrington, Frank Ocean, Barbara Pravi, Medina, Emma Marrone, and Renārs Kaupers. After him are Kristína, Michelle Williams, Eric Saade, Mark E. Smith, Claudia Leitte, and Ana Tijoux.

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Among people born in 1978, Swizz Beatz ranks 339Before him are Vesna Pisarović, Yeon Sang-ho, Julia Jentsch, Jasmin Handanović, Courtney Henggeler, and Carolina Dieckmann. After him are Arina Tanemura, Stefanie Sun, Taryn Manning, Kim Kirchen, Tomas Danilevičius, and Glennis Grace.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Swizz Beatz ranks 11,877 out of 18,182Before him are George Irving (1874), Jodie Sweetin (1982), Ellen Stewart (1919), Jane Smiley (1949), Gertrude Berg (1899), and Jackie Mason (1928). After him are Butch Hartman (1965), Charlie Callas (1924), Georgia Engel (1948), Al Joyner (1960), Ben Alexander (1911), and Austin Stowell (1984).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Swizz Beatz ranks 628Before him are Gary Jules (1969), Martha Reeves (1941), Pop Smoke (1999), Siedah Garrett (1960), Paul Stookey (1937), and Frank Ocean (1987). After him are Michelle Williams (1979), Carrie Underwood (1983), Amanda Lepore (1967), Cheryl Lynn (1957), Bobby Rydell (1942), and Tim Armstrong (1965).

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