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Wyclef Jean

1969 - Today

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Nel Ust Wyclef Jean (; born October 17, 1969) is a Haitian rapper, singer, songwriter and actor. At the age of nine, Jean immigrated to the United States with his family. He first achieved fame as a member of the New Jersey hip hop group the Fugees, alongside Lauryn Hill and Pras Michel. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Wyclef Jean has received more than 3,676,219 page views. His biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 44 in 2019). Wyclef Jean is the 1,095th most popular singer (down from 1,044th in 2019), the 27th most popular biography from Haiti (down from 25th in 2019) and the most popular Haitian Singer.

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  • 3.7M

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  • 59.09

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  • 45

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.58

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.76

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SINGERS

Among singers, Wyclef Jean ranks 1,095 out of 3,541Before him are Gary Numan, Shaggy, Jon Brion, Calvin Harris, Gustav Winckler, and Biff Byford. After him are Luis Miguel, Hanka Paldum, Izumi Sakai, Van McCoy, Don Omar, and Carl Douglas.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1969, Wyclef Jean ranks 178Before him are Ariadna Gil, Lucy Hawking, Clotilde Courau, Jakob Dylan, Jay Kay, and Dacian Cioloș. After him are Michael Kelly, Jimmy Morales, Thomas Linke, Pierluigi Casiraghi, Jintara Poonlarp, and Melinda Clarke.

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In Haiti

Among people born in Haiti, Wyclef Jean ranks 27 out of 66Before him are Emmanuel Sanon (1951), Dumarsais Estimé (1900), Michel Martelly (1961), René Depestre (1926), Pierre Nord Alexis (1820), and Frankétienne (1936). After him are Jovenel Moïse (1968), Michaëlle Jean (1957), Prosper Avril (1937), Dany Laferrière (1953), Joe Gaetjens (1924), and Ernst Jean-Joseph (1948).

Among SINGERS In Haiti

Among singers born in Haiti, Wyclef Jean ranks 1

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