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Usher Raymond IV (born October 14, 1978) is an American singer, songwriter, actor, businessman, and dancer. He was born in Dallas, Texas, but raised in Chattanooga, Tennessee until moving to Atlanta, Georgia. At the age of 12, his mother put him in local singing competitions before catching the attention of a music A&R from LaFace Records. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Usher has received more than 470,830 page views. His biography is available in 67 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 881st most popular singer.

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  • 470k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 46.86

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 67

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.00

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.80

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Usher ranks 885 out of 3,001Before him are Anneliese Rothenberger, Leontyne Price, Melanie C, Anna Maria Jopek, Alexander Bard, and Indila. After him are Hoagy Carmichael, Anita Hegerland, Sami Yusuf, Ilanit, Roy Eldridge, and Minnie Riperton.

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Among people born in 1978, Usher ranks 57Before him are Johnny Sins, Liya Kebede, Tyrese Gibson, Kendra Lust, Lionel Scaloni, and Eiður Guðjohnsen. After him are Jelena Karleuša, Joan Capdevila, Princess Lalla Salma of Morocco, Anthony Mackie, Ayumi Hamasaki, and Jüri Ratas.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Usher ranks 4,715 out of 12,171Before him are Bill Vukovich (1918), Kim Stanley Robinson (1952), Jeannette Rankin (1880), Chuck Connors (1921), Nyomi Banxxx (1972), and Norah Jones (1979). After him are Adlai Stevenson II (1900), Mel Ramos (1935), T. R. Knight (1973), Jean Bartik (1924), Jacob Epstein (1880), and Helen Thomas (1920).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Usher ranks 250Before him are LL Cool J (1968), Conway Twitty (1933), Xzibit (1974), Melanie (1947), Frank Sinatra Jr. (1944), and Leontyne Price (1927). After him are Hoagy Carmichael (1899), Roy Eldridge (1911), Minnie Riperton (1947), Adrian Belew (1949), Mark Tornillo (1954), and Dee Dee Bridgewater (1950).