Most Famous Musician Born the Year You Were Born

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1950
> Musician: Stevie Wonder
> Spotify followers: 2.86 million
> Wikipedia page views (1 yr.): 2.05 million
> Birthplace: Saginaw, MI
> Runner-up: Tom Petty

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1951
> Musician: Sting
> Spotify followers: 0.90 million
> Wikipedia page views (1 yr.): 1.91 million
> Birthplace: Wallsend, England
> Runner-up: Phil Collins

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1952
> Musician: George Strait
> Spotify followers: 0.81 million
> Wikipedia page views (1 yr.): 1.03 million
> Birthplace: Poteet, TX
> Runner-up: Paul Stanley

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1953
> Musician: Michael Bolton
> Spotify followers: 0.44 million
> Wikipedia page views (1 yr.): 0.76 million
> Birthplace: New Haven, CT
> Runner-up: Pat Benatar

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1954
> Musician: Yanni
> Spotify followers: 0.18 million
> Wikipedia page views (1 yr.): 0.59 million
> Birthplace: Kalamata, Greece
> Runner-up: Jermaine Jackson

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1955
> Musician: Reba McEntire
> Spotify followers: 0.65 million
> Wikipedia page views (1 yr.): 1.90 million
> Birthplace: Mcalester, OK
> Runner-up: Billy Idol

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1956
> Musician: Kenny G
> Spotify followers: 0.36 million
> Wikipedia page views (1 yr.): 0.53 million
> Birthplace: Seattle, WA
> Runner-up: Teena Marie

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1957
> Musician: Gloria Estefan
> Spotify followers: 0.22 million
> Wikipedia page views (1 yr.): 1.08 million
> Birthplace: Havana, Cuba
> Runner-up: Vince Gill

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1958
> Musician: Michael Jackson
> Spotify followers: 5.87 million
> Wikipedia page views (1 yr.): 8.55 million
> Birthplace: Gary, IN
> Runner-up: Prince

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1959
> Musician: Sade
> Spotify followers: 1.18 million
> Wikipedia page views (1 yr.): 1.27 million
> Birthplace: Ibadan, Nigeria
> Runner-up: Bryan Adams