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Tarkan Tevetoğlu (Turkish pronunciation: [taɾˈkan teveˈtoːɫu]; born 17 October 1972) is a Turkish singer-songwriter. Since the early 1990s, with the successful sales of his albums, he has been a prominent figure of the Turkish pop music, being known in Turkey, Europe and West Asia. Tarkan was born and raised in Alzey, Rhineland-Palatinate. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tarkan has received more than 64,216 page views. His biography is available in 54 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 53 in 2019). Tarkan is the 251st most popular singer (down from 233rd in 2019), the 1,371st most popular biography from Germany (down from 431st in 2019) and the 12th most popular German Singer.

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  • 64k

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  • 68.12

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  • 54

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 11.31

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.39

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Tarkan ranks 251 out of 3,541Before him are Mory Kanté, Mariska Veres, Lil Wayne, Joey Ramone, Tito Gobbi, and Gene Vincent. After him are Phil Ochs, Pérez Prado, Georg Ots, Umberto Tozzi, Kiri Te Kanawa, and Lucia Popp.

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Among people born in 1972, Tarkan ranks 18Before him are Big Show, Luís Figo, Pavel Nedvěd, Vanessa Paradis, Lilian Thuram, and Lisa Ann. After him are Andrzej Duda, Pedro Sánchez, Jennifer Garner, Najwa Nimri, Jean Dujardin, and Robin Tunney.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Tarkan ranks 1,371 out of 5,289Before him are Oswald Boelcke (1891), Prince Adalbert of Prussia (1884), Isidor Straus (1845), Ernst Chladni (1756), Christian Albert, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp (1641), and Hans Aumeier (1906). After him are Fidelis of Sigmaringen (1577), Philipp Franz von Siebold (1796), Princess Augusta Wilhelmine of Hesse-Darmstadt (1765), Ferdinand Georg Frobenius (1849), Salvian (405), and Friedrich Kalkbrenner (1784).

Among SINGERS In Germany

Among singers born in Germany, Tarkan ranks 12Before him are Sandra (1962), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (1925), Ivan Rebroff (1931), Nina Hagen (1955), Thomas Anders (1963), and Nena (1960). After him are Franzl Lang (1930), Christa Ludwig (1928), Wolf Biermann (1936), Heino (1938), Fancy (1946), and Udo Dirkschneider (1952).

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