1965 - Today


Toshimitsu Deyama (Japanese: 出山 利三, Hepburn: Deyama Toshimitsu, born October 10, 1965, in Tateyama, Chiba), known exclusively by his stage name Toshi, is a Japanese singer and songwriter. He is the lead vocalist and a co-founder of the rock band X Japan, who rose to prominence in the late 1980s and early 1990s and is credited as founders of the visual kei movement. Toshi began an extensive solo career in 1992 before leaving X Japan at the end of 1997. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Toshi has received more than 18,898 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,315th most popular singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 19k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 41.98

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.16

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.54

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Toshi ranks 1,322 out of 3,001Before him are Lonnie Donegan, Maria Guleghina, Andre Matos, Tennessee Ernie Ford, Seungri, and Andrew Ridgeley. After him are Ricardo Arjona, Jimmy Carl Black,, Arsenie Todiraș, Tony Kakko, and Jorge Drexler.

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Among people born in 1965, Toshi ranks 224Before him are Ange Postecoglou, Kim Dickens, William Zabka, Cem Özdemir, Christine Elise McCarthy, and Vincent Regan. After him are Bernardo Fernandes da Silva, Kiril Metkov, Dyanna Lauren, Sean Patrick Flanery, Booker T, and Andrew Stanton.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Toshi ranks 978 out of 3,113Before him are Shinobu Ikeda (1962), Takashi Inui (1988), Masaaki Suzuki (1954), Masashi Nakayama (1967), Ken Sugimori (1966), and Nujabes (1974). After him are Romi Park (1972), Masaru Uchiyama (1957), Ryue Nishizawa (1966), Shigeharu Ueki (1954), Hiroshi Fushida (1946), and Junichi Masuda (1968).

Among SINGERS In Japan

Among singers born in Japan, Toshi ranks 11Before him are Yoko Kanno (1963), Akina Nakamori (1965), Namie Amuro (1977), Hironobu Kageyama (1961), Tetsuya Komuro (1958), and Masashi Tashiro (1956). After him are Nikka Costa (1972), Tomohisa Yamashita (1985), Damo Suzuki (null), Mika Nakashima (1983), Kōji Wada (null), and Yui (1987).

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