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Carl Terrell Mitchell (born November 27, 1973), better known by his stage name Twista (formerly Tung Twista), is an American rapper and record producer. He is best known for his chopper style of rapping and for once holding the title of fastest English-speaking rapper in the world according to Guinness World Records in 1992, being able to pronounce 598 syllables in 55 seconds.In 1997, after appearing on Do or Die's hit single "Po Pimp", produced by the Legendary Traxster, Twista signed with Big Beat and Atlantic Records, where he released his third album Adrenaline Rush and formed the group Speedknot Mobstaz, in 1998. His 2004 album Kamikaze peaked the U.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Twista has received more than 1,355,456 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Twista is the 2,875th most popular singer (down from 2,572nd in 2019), the 13,725th most popular biography from United States (down from 10,847th in 2019) and the 804th most popular American Singer.

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  • 21

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  • 3.76

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Among singers, Twista ranks 2,875 out of 3,541Before him are Kirk Franklin, Blanche, Dmitry Koldun, Keisha Buchanan, Kaori Iida, and Jimmie Wilson. After him are Hitomi Yoshizawa, Yohio, Miwa, Daniel Kajmakoski, Chesney Hawkes, and Artiwara Kongmalai.

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Among people born in 1973, Twista ranks 709Before him are Fabinho Santos, Tomasz Kłos, Eddie Steeples, Noriaki Asakura, Wong Kam-po, and Kenzo Nakamura. After him are Frank Høj, Emerson Orlando de Melo, Donna Lewis, Inés Gorrochategui, Max van Heeswijk, and Christophe Rinero.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Twista ranks 13,725 out of 15,968Before him are Kevin Cogan (1956), Shane Dawson (1988), Pat Tillman (1976), Madeline Carroll (1996), Matt Harding (1976), and Christian Coleman (1996). After him are Sara Foster (1981), Karl-Anthony Towns (1995), Carmen Hart (1984), Kevin Shields (1963), Ricky Skaggs (1954), and Andre Drummond (1993).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Twista ranks 804Before him are Sir Mix-a-Lot (1963), Wednesday 13 (1976), DaBaby (1991), Logic (1990), Kirk Franklin (1970), and Jimmie Wilson (1950). After him are Deuce (1983), Olivia (1981), Sean Price (1972), Kris Allen (1985), Fabolous (1977), and Raphael Saadiq (1966).

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