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Choi Seung-hyun (Korean: 최승현; born November 4, 1987), better known by his stage name T.O.P, is a South Korean rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer and actor. He used to perform as an underground rapper before joining the record label YG Entertainment and debuting as the main rapper for the boy band Big Bang in 2006. The group became one of the best-selling groups of all-time in Asia and one of the best-selling boy bands in the world. In 2010, while the group was on hiatus, T.O.P and G-Dragon collaborated to release the album, GD & TOP. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of T.O.P has received more than 832,055 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). T.O.P is the 5,683rd most popular actor (down from 4,848th in 2019), the 276th most popular biography from South Korea (down from 149th in 2019) and the 81st most popular South Korean Actor.

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  • 830k

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  • 55.37

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 33

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.20

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.26

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, T.O.P ranks 5,683 out of 10,030Before him are Lowell Sherman, Asha Parekh, Inbar Lavi, Nanako Matsushima, Jon Tenney, and Jonathan Gilbert. After him are Patricia Tallman, Louise Lorraine, Peta Wilson, Sarah Shahi, Sally Struthers, and Samuel Le Bihan.

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Among people born in 1987, T.O.P ranks 115Before him are Darren Criss, Seo In-guk, Esteban Granero, Tarra White, Kendrick Lamar, and Eleni Foureira. After him are Ivan Strinić, Jay Park, Giuseppe Rossi, Oleksandr Usyk, Miloš Teodosić, and Aida Garifullina.

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In South Korea

Among people born in South Korea, T.O.P ranks 276 out of 774Before him are Im Yoon-ah (1990), Park Hae-jin (1983), Seo Taiji (1972), Yoo Sang-chul (1971), Yoon Eun-hye (1984), and Yoo Ah-in (1986). After him are Chun Jung-myung (1980), Han Duck-soo (1949), Sunmi (1992), Seo Hyun-jin (1985), Seo Kang-joon (1993), and Taeyang (1988).

Among ACTORS In South Korea

Among actors born in South Korea, T.O.P ranks 81Before him are Park Yoo-chun (1986), Kim Woo-bin (1989), Im Yoon-ah (1990), Park Hae-jin (1983), Yoon Eun-hye (1984), and Yoo Ah-in (1986). After him are Chun Jung-myung (1980), Seo Hyun-jin (1985), Nam Joo-hyuk (1994), Jung Yu-mi (1983), Park Eun-hye (1977), and Hwang Jung-eum (1985).

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