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Keenon Dequan Ray Jackson (born March 9, 1990), better known by his stage name YG (short for Young Gangsta), is an American rapper from Compton, California. In 2010, he released his debut single, "Toot It and Boot It" (featuring Ty Dolla Sign), which peaked at number 67 on the Billboard Hot 100. The single's success resulted in his signing to Def Jam Recordings. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of YG has received more than 210,534 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). YG is the 3,356th most popular singer (down from 2,882nd in 2019), the 15,115th most popular biography from United States (down from 11,641st in 2019) and the 925th most popular American Singer.

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  • 210k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 41.31

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.44

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.97

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, YG ranks 3,356 out of 3,541Before her are Ronan Parke, Christabelle Borg, Noonie Bao, Jenifer Brening, Evdokia Kadi, and Jay Rock. After her are Jon Walker, Sunidhi Chauhan, Eliza Doolittle, Bonnie McKee, Chance the Rapper, and Cashis.

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Among people born in 1990, YG ranks 837Before her are Alison Riske, Christopher Massey, Alfredo Morales, Lily Loveless, Mathías Abero, and João Silva. After her are Shiho Tomari, Michel Macedo, Facundo Bagnis, Nadine Broersen, Kiowa Gordon, and Dudu.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, YG ranks 15,115 out of 15,968Before her are Joey Dorsey (1983), Travis Diener (1982), Michael Parkhurst (1984), Jay Rock (1985), T. J. Perkins (1984), and Larry Nance Jr. (1993). After her are Jade Puget (1973), Jon Walker (1985), Velvet Sky (1981), Tarik Black (1991), Charlie Davies (1986), and Jessica Diggins (1991).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, YG ranks 925Before her are Bun B (1973), Daya (1998), Taylor Hicks (1976), Juelz Santana (1982), Rodney Jerkins (1977), and Jay Rock (1985). After her are Jon Walker (1985), Bonnie McKee (1984), Chance the Rapper (1993), Cashis (1982), Madilyn Bailey (1992), and Desiigner (1997).

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