1984 - Today


Olubowale Victor Akintimehin (born September 21, 1984), better known by his stage name Wale ( WAH-lay), is an American rapper and songwriter. He first rose to prominence in 2006, when his song "Dig Dug (Shake It)" became popular in his hometown. Wale became locally recognized and continued recording music for the regional audience. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Wale has received more than 264,169 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,935th most popular singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 260k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 19.45

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.41

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.99

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Wale ranks 2,950 out of 3,001Before him are Christina Metaxa, Melanie Fiona, Roksana Węgiel, Paul Wall, Mai Hagiwara, and Lil Yachty. After him are Fatin Shidqia, Laura Omloop, Mike Will Made It, Giannis Karagiannis, Nicola Roberts, and Prakash Neupane.

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Among people born in 1984, Wale ranks 890Before him are Daigo Watanabe, Veena Malik, Alex Smith, Nobuyuki Abe, Shawn Daivari, and Bartholomew Ogbeche. After him are Tatsuya Yazawa, Eva Marcille, Sho Kitano, Naoya Tamura, Tozin, and Isaac Chansa.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Wale ranks 11,919 out of 12,171Before him are Rodney Stuckey (1986), Larry Nance Jr. (1993), Lil Yachty (1997), Chris Drury (1976), Jason Richardson (1986), and Kelly Clark (1983). After him are Lolo Jones (1982), Eva Marcille (1984), Charlie Tahan (1998), Jodie Meeks (1987), Ashley Argota (1993), and Elfrid Payton (1994).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Wale ranks 726Before him are Bea Miller (1999), Phillip Phillips (1990), DJ Drama (1978), Chely Wright (1970), Paul Wall (1981), and Lil Yachty (1997). After him are Mike Will Made It (1989), Juice Wrld (1998), Yo Gotti (1981), Bryson Tiller (null), Brooke Candy (1989), and Angel Haze (1991).