Ziggy Marley

1968 - Today

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David Nesta "Ziggy" Marley (born 17 October 1968) is a Jamaican reggae musician. He is the son of reggae icon Bob Marley and Rita Marley. He led the family band Ziggy Marley and the Melody Makers until 2002, with whom he released eight studio albums. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ziggy Marley has received more than 5,761,730 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Ziggy Marley is the 1,519th most popular musician (up from 1,614th in 2019), the 41st most popular biography from Jamaica (up from 42nd in 2019) and the 10th most popular Jamaican Musician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 5.8M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 46.67

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 26

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.62

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.86

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Ziggy Marleys by language

Over the past year Ziggy Marley has had the most page views in the with 1,534,515 views, followed by Spanish (103,786), and French (95,206). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Swahili (294.76%), Portuguese (261.16%), and French (260.46%)


Among musicians, Ziggy Marley ranks 1,519 out of 3,175Before him are Rolf Harris, Tony Carey, Pyotr Mamonov, Daniel Lanois, Allen Collins, and Maxim. After him are John Powell, Kenny Drew, Michala Petri, Ivan Král, Bill Black, and Nils Petter Molvær.

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Among people born in 1968, Ziggy Marley ranks 233Before him are Thomas Strunz, Gary Payton, Ray Wilson, Igor Lediakhov, Sergei Lukyanenko, and Ishtar. After him are Shin-ichiro Miki, Vanessa Marcil, Hassiba Boulmerka, Laurent Jalabert, Carlos Batres, and Jorge Larrionda.

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In Jamaica

Among people born in Jamaica, Ziggy Marley ranks 41 out of 189Before him are Raheem Sterling (1994), Monty Alexander (1944), Don Quarrie (1951), Carl Douglas (1942), King Tubby (1941), and Errol Brown (1948). After him are Gregory Isaacs (1951), Bilal Philips (1947), Yellowman (1956), Leonard Howell (1898), Horace Andy (1951), and Michael Manley (1924).

Among MUSICIANS In Jamaica

Among musicians born in Jamaica, Ziggy Marley ranks 10Before him are Desmond Dekker (1941), Sean Paul (1973), DJ Kool Herc (1955), Prince Buster (1938), Monty Alexander (1944), and King Tubby (1941). After him are Horace Andy (1951), Damian Marley (1978), Augustus Pablo (1954), John Holt (1947), Junior Murvin (1949), and Diana King (1970).