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Wednesday, 14 August, 2002, 08:24 GMT 09:24 UK
Elvis Presley's chart toppers
Elvis Presley
Elvis made his first recordings in 1954
Elvis Presley, who died 25 years ago on Friday, managed to top the charts both sides of the Atlantic for almost 25 years.

His musical legacy continued even after his death when he had a number one single earlier this year.

BBC News Online outlines some of his best-sellers and their US and UK chart positions.


1956:

Elvis Presley
Elvis hit the top of the charts in 1957 with All Shook Up
Heartbreak Hotel - US: 1, UK: 1
Blue Suede Shoes - US: 20, UK 9
I Want You, I Need You, I Love You - US: 1, UK: 14
Don't Be Cruel - US: 1, UK: 1
Hound Dog - US: 1, UK: 1
Love Me Tender - US: 1, UK: 11
Anyway You Want Me (That's How I'll Be) - US: 20, UK: 11
When My Blue Moon Turns To Gold Again - US: 19, UK: 8

1957:

All Shook Up - US: 1, UK: 1
Love Me - US: 2, UK: 25
Too Much - US: 1, UK: 6
(Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear - US: 1, UK: 3
Loving You - US: 20, UK: 3
Jailhouse Rock - US: 1, UK: 1
Treat Me Nice - US: 18, UK: 1
Don't - US: 1, UK: 2
I Beg Of You - US: 8, UK: 2

1958:


Wear My Ring Around Your Neck - US: 2, UK: 2
Doncha' Think It's Time - US: 15, UK: 2
Hard Headed Woman - US: 1, UK: 2
One Night - US: 4, UK: 1
I Got Stung - US: 8, UK: 1

1959:

(Now And Then There's) A Fool Such As I - US: 2, UK: 1
I Need Your Love Tonight - US: 4, UK: 1
A Big Hunk O' Love - US: 1, UK: 4
My Wish Came True - US: 12, UK: 4 1960:

Stuck On You - US: 1, UK: 1
Fame And Fortune - US: 17, UK: 1
It's Now Or Never - US: 1, UK 1
Are You Lonesome Tonight? - US: 1, UK: 1
I Gotta Know - US: 20, UK: 1


1961:

Elvis Presley in Roustabout in 1964
Songs in the Sixties were often boosted by film performances

Surrender - US: 1, UK: 1
Flaming Star - US: 14, UK: --/--
I Feel So Bad - US: 5, UK: 2
Little Sister - US: 5, UK: 1
(Marie's The Name Of) His Latest Flame - US: 4, UK: 1
Can't Help Falling In Love - US: 2, UK: 1
Wooden Heart - US: --/--, UK: 1

1962:

Good Luck Charm - US: 1, UK: 1
Follow That Dream - US: 15, UK --/--
She's Not You - US: 5, UK: 1
Return To Sender - US: 2, UK: 1

1963:

One Broken Heart For Sale - US: 11, UK: 12
(You're The) Devil In Disguise - US: 3, UK: 1
Bossa Nova Baby - US: 8, UK: 13

1964:

Kissin' Cousins - US: 12, UK: 10
Such A Night - US: 16, UK: 10
Ask Me - US: 12, UK: 13
Ain't That Lovin' You Baby - US: 16, UK: 15

1965:

Crying In The Chapel - US: 3, UK: 1
(Such An) Easy Question - US: 11, UK: --/--
I'm Yours - US: 11, UK: --/--
Puppet On A String - US: 14, UK: 15

1966:

Love Letters - US: 19, UK: 6

1968:

If I Can Dream - US: 12, UK: 11

1969:

In The Ghetto - US: 3, UK: 2
Suspicious Minds - US: 1, UK: 1
Don't Cry Daddy/Rubberneckin' - US: 6, UK: 8


1970:

Elvis Presley in 1977
By the Seventies Elvis had gone back to his Gospel roots
Kentucky Rain - US: 16, UK: 21
The Wonder Of You/Mama Liked The Roses - US: 9, UK: 1
You Don't Have To Say You Love Me/Patch It Up - US: 11, UK: 9

1972:

Burning Love - US: 2, UK: 7
Separate Ways - US: 20, UK: 9

1973:

Steamroller Blues/Fool - US: 17, UK: 15
If You Talk In Your Sleep - US:17, UK: 40

1974:

Promised Land - US: 14, UK: 9

1975:

My Boy - US: 20, UK: 5

1977:

Way Down - US: 18, UK: 1

2002:

A Little Less Conversation (JXL remix) - US: 1, UK: 1



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