Zak Starkey

1965 - Today

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Zak Richard Starkey (born 13 September 1965) is an English rock drummer who has performed and recorded with English rock band The Who since 1996. He is also the third drummer to have appeared with English rock band Oasis. In 2020, he toured Brazil with U-Roy as guitarist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Zak Starkey has received more than 2,262,142 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia. Zak Starkey is the 1,451st most popular musician (up from 1,534th in 2019), the 3,737th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,666th in 2019) and the 236th most popular British Musician.

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  • 2.3M

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  • 57.44

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.51

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.47

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Zak Starkey ranks 1,451 out of 2,675Before him are Elizabeth Cotten, Urs Bühler, Gotye, Nigel Kennedy, Vernon Duke, and Larry Graham. After him are Stanley Turrentine, Dee Palmer, Gilby Clarke, Bob Brookmeyer, Jackie McLean, and Shlomo Artzi.

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Among people born in 1965, Zak Starkey ranks 226Before him are Princess Alexia of Greece and Denmark, Sadie Frost, Costas Mandylor, Thomas Helmer, Jeff Scott Soto, and Leslie Hope. After him are Eoin Colfer, Ted Raimi, Vincent Regan, Juan Manuel Lillo, Cem Özdemir, and Paul Heyman.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Zak Starkey ranks 3,737 out of 6,924Before him are Nigel Kennedy (1956), Naomi Scott (1993), George Goulding (1884), Nigel Marven (1960), Stafford Cripps (1889), and John Gray (1948). After him are James Milner (1986), Edgar Syers (1863), Richard Doll (1912), Pauline Baynes (1922), Jeremy Kemp (1935), and Joseph Pickford (1736).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, Zak Starkey ranks 236Before him are Aynsley Dunbar (1946), Alan Clark (1952), Derek Bailey (1930), Gary Barlow (1971), Hugh Hopper (1945), and Nigel Kennedy (1956). After him are Dee Palmer (1937), Trevor Bolder (1950), Richard Palmer-James (1947), Steve Hillage (1951), David Bedford (1937), and Michael Giles (1942).