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Usher Raymond IV (born October 14, 1978) is an American singer, songwriter, and dancer. He is widely recognized as an influential figure in contemporary R&B and pop music. Usher first released his self-titled debut album (1994) at the age of 16, and rose to fame in the late 1990s following the release of his second album, My Way (1997). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Usher has received more than 628,899 page views. His biography is available in 71 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 70 in 2019). Usher is the 1,107th most popular singer (down from 1,069th in 2019), the 5,952nd most popular biography from United States (down from 5,951st in 2019) and the 302nd most popular American Singer.

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  • 630k

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  • 47.65

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 71

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  • 3.40

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 6.22

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Usher ranks 1,107 out of 3,528Before him are Gary Numan, Camila Cabello, Thongchai McIntyre, Rosario Flores, Marija Šerifović, and Yvonne Elliman. After him are Koko Taylor, Jonathan Davis, Michel Teló, Rosa Ponselle, Severina, and Neneh Cherry.

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Among people born in 1978, Usher ranks 70Before him are Kristofer Hivju, Tomáš Ujfaluši, Don Omar, Lionel Scaloni, Gwendoline Christie, and Princess Lalla Salma of Morocco. After him are John Legend, Dominic Cooper, Igor Tudor, Topher Grace, Philippe Jaroussky, and Azis.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Usher ranks 5,952 out of 18,182Before him are James Blish (1921), Sheree J. Wilson (1958), James Buchanan Duke (1856), Yvonne Elliman (1951), Greg Bear (1951), and Ronald McNair (1950). After him are Sarah Shahi (1980), Walt Frazier (1945), Michael J. Pollard (1939), Billy Gilbert (1894), Margaret Dumont (1882), and Ron Ely (1938).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Usher ranks 302Before him are Mary J. Blige (1971), Lou Rawls (1933), Willie Colón (1950), Lil Peep (1996), Jon Brion (1963), and Yvonne Elliman (1951). After him are Koko Taylor (1928), Jonathan Davis (1971), Rosa Ponselle (1897), Abbey Lincoln (1930), Jakob Dylan (1969), and Bobby Womack (1944).

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