Yes, Jake will probably be more successful, but he is also likely to have had wealthier parents and grown up behind a white picket fence.In short, name is a sign, more than a cause, of difference.At the end of 2009, Billboard named him the second most successful artist of the 2000s decade, the number-one Hot 100 artist of the 2000s decade, and ranked Confessions as the top solo album of the 2000s decade.
He rose to fame in the late 1990s with the release of his sophomore album My Way (1997), which spawned his first U. Billboard Hot 100 number-one single, "Nice & Slow", amongst top-two singles "You Make Me Wanna..." and "My Way".8701 (2001) produced the number-one singles "U Remind Me" and "U Got It Bad", and top-three single "U Don't Have to Call".Young German Kevins are a few decades behind the U. Sucks to be you.” According to a study of interactions on the German dating site e Darling, online daters don’t even bother to click on the profiles of users with names that seem foreign and gauche to German ears, like Kevin. Another day, another crazy German noun: Kevinismus, which basically means, “You’re named Kevin?While exotic baby names may seem like a disease that most commonly afflicts celebrities, in Germany it’s really about the other end of the economic spectrum.
An article on Kevinism [note: this article contains a lot of German] in quotes sociologist Jürgen Gerhards, who asserts that Anglo-American names (Mandy, Justin, Angelina to name a few more) are a lower-class phenomenon.
Usher has attained 9 US Hot 100 number-one singles.
Considered an icon and sex symbol, he was inducted into the Georgia Music Hall of Fame and Hollywood Walk of Fame.
The authors suggest that this online neglect due to their unpopular names mirrors lifelong social neglect, which is also responsible for making Kevins smoke more, get less education, and have lower self-esteem.
That all sounds quite dire, but we’re gonna have to bust out the “correlation does not imply causation” card here.
Throughout his career, he has sold 43 million albums and 75 million records worldwide, making him one of the best-selling music artists of all time.