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Vitaly Vladasovich Grachev (Russian: Виталий Владасович Грачёв; Ukrainian: Віталій Владасовіч Грачов, romanized: Vitali Vladasovich Hrachov; born 19 February 1979), known professionally as Vitas (Russian: Витас, IPA: [ˈvʲitəs]), is a Ukrainian-Russian singer, songwriter and actor. Vitas is known for his unique falsetto and his eclectic musical style, which incorporates elements of operatic pop, techno, dance, classical, jazz, and folk. Having achieved prominence through Russian television in the early 2000s, Vitas crossed into Asian markets in 2005. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vitas has received more than 3,824,429 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Vitas is the 784th most popular musician (down from 700th in 2019), the 79th most popular biography from Latvia (down from 63rd in 2019) and the 5th most popular Latvian Musician.

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  • 62.43

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 34

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.36

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.40

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Vitas ranks 784 out of 2,675Before him are Woody Herman, Bob Klose, Svend Asmussen, Trevor Horn, Pierre Baillot, and Big Joe Turner. After him are Christian Ferras, Paul van Dyk, Dave Grohl, Tommy Aldridge, Lyle Mays, and Lennie Tristano.

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Among people born in 1979, Vitas ranks 36Before him are Aaron Paul, Luke Evans, Morena Baccarin, Ivica Olić, Gong Yoo, and Claire Danes. After him are Aaliyah, Vidya Balan, Miklós Fehér, Adrian Mutu, Rafael Márquez, and Joel Kinnaman.

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In Latvia

Among people born in Latvia, Vitas ranks 79 out of 242Before him are Jānis Rudzutaks (1887), Kristjan Jaak Peterson (1801), Karl Davydov (1838), Georg August Schweinfurth (1836), Elya Baskin (1950), and Yeshayahu Leibowitz (1903). After him are Johann Anton Güldenstädt (1745), Juris Hartmanis (1928), Lina Stern (1878), Jacob W. Davis (1831), Jānis Balodis (1881), and Ernst Rudolf von Trautvetter (1809).

Among MUSICIANS In Latvia

Among musicians born in Latvia, Vitas ranks 5Before him are Mariss Jansons (1943), Gidon Kremer (1947), Mischa Maisky (1948), and Arvīds Jansons (1914). After him are Lūcija Garūta (1902) and DJ Lethal (1972).

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