The Proclaimers

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The Proclaimers are a Scottish rock duo formed in 1983 by twin brothers Craig and Charlie Reid , who were born on 5 March 1962. They came to attention with their 1987 single "Letter from America", which reached No. 3 in the United Kingdom, and the 1988 single "I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles)", which topped charts in Australia, Iceland and New Zealand. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of The Proclaimers has received more than 1,985,519 page views. Her biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia. The Proclaimers is the 1,623rd most popular musician, the 4,092nd most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 267th most popular British Musician.

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  • 22

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  • 3.44

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Among musicians, The Proclaimers ranks 1,623 out of 2,675Before her are Peter Baltes, Alan Jay Lerner, The Game, Neil Innes, Liam Howlett, and Tony MacAlpine. After her are Karin Dreijer, Sophie Muller, Glenn Cornick, Paul Motian, Afrojack, and Narada Michael Walden.

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Among people born in 1962, The Proclaimers ranks 277Before her are Daphne Zuniga, Roger Clemens, Juan Atkins, Laura San Giacomo, Lisa Randall, and Elvira Lindo. After her are Uwe Hohn, Sophie Muller, Michael Andretti, Nick Rhodes, Peter Segal, and Amy Yasbeck.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, The Proclaimers ranks 4,092 out of 6,924Before her are Fred Yates (1884), C. H. Dodd (1884), Neil Innes (1944), Bernard Pyne Grenfell (1869), Joe Elliott (1959), and Liam Howlett (1971). After her are Stephen Graham (1973), Jesse Lingard (1992), Margaret Drabble (1939), Allan Cunningham (1791), Sophie Muller (1962), and Glenn Cornick (1947).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, The Proclaimers ranks 267Before her are Mike Ratledge (1943), Richard Ashcroft (1971), Pete Doherty (1979), Lionel Tertis (1876), Neil Innes (1944), and Liam Howlett (1971). After her are Sophie Muller (1962), Glenn Cornick (1947), John Martyn (1948), Nick Rhodes (1962), Pete Quaife (1943), and Alex Turner (1986).

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