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Elvis Costello was an alternative and punk singer. Sometimes, his group was known as Elvis Costello And The Attractions, not shown below. The greatest hit by Elvis Costello was 1983 number 12 song Everyday I Write The Book. In rock music, Elvis Costello had a string of hits including two number ones, 1983 number one rock hit Everyday I Write The Book, and 1989 number one rock tune Veronica. Of those, Veronica was his greatest rock hit. Elvis Costello also made number 6 rock with classic song Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood, which was most famous as by The Animals.


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  1 Alison   Jan 1978  
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  2 Watching The Detectives   Mar 1978  
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  3 (I Don't Wanna Go To) Chelsea   Apr 1978  
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  4 Radio, Radio   May 1978  
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  5 Pump It Up   Jun 1978  
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  6 Green Shirt   Jan 1979  
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  7 Goon Squad   Jan 1979  
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  8 Oliver's Army   Mar 1979  
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  9 Accidents Will Happen   Jun 1979  
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  10 (What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love And Understanding   1979  
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  11 High Fidelity   Apr 1980  
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  12 New Amsterdam   Jun 1980  
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  13 I Can't Stand Up For Falling Down 13     Aug 1980  
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  14 Five Gears In Reverse   Sep 1980  
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  15 Clubland   Dec 1980  
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  16 Opportunity   1980  
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  17 Watch Your Step   Mar 1981  
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  18 A Good Year For The Roses   Nov 1981  
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  19 Sweet Dreams   Dec 1981  
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  20 From A Whisper To A Scream   1981  
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  21 I'm Your Toy   Apr 1982  
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  22 You Little Fool   Jun 1982  
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  23 Man Out Of Time   Aug 1982  
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  24 From Head To Toe   Sep 1982  
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  25 Party Party   Dec 1982  
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  26 Let Them All Talk   Sep 1983  
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  27 Everyday I Write The Book 1 12   Oct 1983  
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  28 I Wanna Be Loved   Jun 1984  
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  29 Turning The Town Red   Jul 1984  
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  30 The Only Flame In Town 13     Aug 1984  
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  31 Green Shirt   May 1985  
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  32 Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood 6     Apr 1986  
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  33 Tokyo Storm Warning   Aug 1986  
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  34 Seven Day Weekend   1986  
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  35 ...This Town... 13     Apr 1989  
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  36 Point Of No Return   May 1989  
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  37 Veronica 1 14   Jun 1989  
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  38 The Other Side Of Summer 2     Jun 1991  
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  39 Sulky Girl   Mar 1994  
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  40 13 Steps Lead Down 22     Apr 1994  
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  41 London's Brilliant Parade   Nov 1994  
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  42 Days   Jun 1995  
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  43 It's Time   May 1996  
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  44 Toledo   May 1999  
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  45 She   Jul 1999  
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  46 Tear Off Your Own Head (It's A Doll Revolution)   May 2002  
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  47 45   Sep 2002  
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  48 Still   Sep 2003  
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  49 I'm In The Mood Again   Feb 2004  
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  50 Monkey To Man 28     Oct 2004  
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  51 There's A Story In Your Voice   Jan 2005  
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  52 Tears, Tears And More Tears   May 2006  
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  53 Who's Gonna Help Brother Get Further   Jun 2006  
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  54 The River In Reverse   Jul 2006  
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  55 Ascension Day   Jul 2006  
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  56 There's A Place   Jul 2006  
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  57 No Hiding Place   Jun 2008  
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  58 Complicated Shadows   Jun 2009  
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  59 National Ransom   Dec 2010  
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  60 Walk Us Uptown   Oct 2013  
  Elvis Costello And The Roots  
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  61 Funny Little Tragedy   Nov 2013  
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Top Rock Songs by Elvis Costello

official top rock hits 1980-2014
1Veronica
2Everyday I Write The Book
3The Other Side Of Summer
4Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood
5Monkey To Man
613 Steps Lead Down

Rock Classics by Elvis Costello

most famous pre-1980 rock classics
1Pump It Up
2Alison
3Watching The Detectives

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