Vanilla Ice

1967 - Today

Vanilla Ice

Robert Matthew Van Winkle (born October 31, 1967), better known by his stage name Vanilla Ice, is an American rapper, actor, and television host. Born in South Dallas, and raised in Texas and South Florida, Ice released his debut album, Hooked, in 1989 on Ichiban Records, before signing a contract with SBK Records, a record label of the EMI Group, which released a reformatted version of the album in 1990 under the title To the Extreme, which contained Ice's best-known hits: "Ice Ice Baby" and a cover of "Play That Funky Music". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vanilla Ice has received more than 5,529,696 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 839th most popular singer.

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  • 5.5M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 47.29

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 32

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.82

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.89

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Vanilla Ice ranks 843 out of 3,001Before him are Mathé Altéry, Eydie Gormé, Dua Lipa, Billie Eilish, Jennifer Warnes, and Giovanni Martinelli. After him are Jimmie Rodgers, Angela Gossow, Eric Carmen, Guy Béart, Bhimsen Joshi, and Lena Katina.

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Among people born in 1967, Vanilla Ice ranks 106Before him are Emil Kostadinov, Steven Wilson, Glenn Greenwald, Maher al-Assad, Ciro Ferrara, and Mamoru Hosoda. After him are Sandrine Bonnaire, David Ginola, Benoît Hamon, Carles Busquets, Keith Urban, and David Černý.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Vanilla Ice ranks 4,522 out of 12,171Before him are Jennifer Warnes (1947), Ida B. Wells (1862), Maggie Grace (1983), Matisyahu (1979), Mark St. John (1956), and Quanah Parker (1845). After him are Margaret Dumont (1882), Eugene Parker (1927), Gary Gygax (1938), Willie Mays (1931), John Wesley Shipp (1955), and Thomas Sowell (1930).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Vanilla Ice ranks 240Before him are Richard Carpenter (1946), B. J. Thomas (1942), Gladys Knight (1944), Nate Dogg (1969), Eydie Gormé (1928), and Jennifer Warnes (1947). After him are Jimmie Rodgers (1897), Eric Carmen (1949), Carmen McRae (1922), LL Cool J (1968), Conway Twitty (1933), and Xzibit (1974).