The Very Best of Elvis Costello is a compilation album on two compact discs by Elvis Costello, sampling his recorded work from the years 1977 through 1998. First issued on Polygram Records on 21 September 1999, it was re-released less than two years later on Rhino Records as the first entry in their comprehensive Costello reissue series. A one-disc version was also released. All songs written by Elvis Costello unless otherwise indicated.
Six years after the commencement of a major Elvis Costello reissue campaign at Rhino, his catalog transferred over to Universal, which had been releasing new Elvis music since 1998's Painted from Memory
Elvis Costello & The Attractions. 10. I Can't Stand Up for Falling Down. Elvis Costello & The Attractions.
As the title implies, this collects the highlights from Elvis Costello’s first ten years and twelve albums - from 1977’s My Aim True through 1986’s Blood and Chocolate. An excellent cover of Sam & Dave’s I Can’t Stand Up for Falling Down is given an amphetamine-fueled run-through, while his version of producer Nick Lowe’s (What’s So Funny ‘Bout) Peace Love and Understanding is definitive.
The Best of Elvis Costello: The First 10 Years is a compilation album by Elvis Costello released in 2007, consisting of songs taken from the early years of his discography, compiled by Costello himself. All tracks written by Elvis Costello, except where noted. "I Can't Stand Up For Falling Down (Homer Banks/Allen Jones)". The Very Best of Elvis Costello and The Attractions 1977–86. Costello Album (bootleg). The Very Best of Elvis Costello. The Best of Elvis Costello: The First 10 Years.
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Released by Hip-O/Elvis Costello May 2007 22 Tracks. PLAY ALL. Released by Hip-O/Elvis Costello May 2007 22 Tracks. The Best Of Elvis Costello: The First 10 Years is a English album released on May 2007. The Best Of Elvis Costello: The First 10 Years Album has 22 songs sung by Elvis Costello, John McFee, Sean Hopper. First time on gaana? let's have an introduction.
Elvis Costello and the Attractions performing Oliver’s Army on The Kenny Everett Video Show in 1979. Photograph: Ltd/REX Shutterstock. Perhaps Costello’s most risque and desperate (on many levels) song is I Want You, a creeping first-person narrative that takes us through a fetid, all-consuming obsession. Sung to the object of the piece, it begins with what sounds like a lullaby, before quickly turning nasty, with the verses scratched out over some dampened chords while the voice barely conceals the anger of belonging to an unwelcome suitor.
Elvis Costello (born Declan Patrick MacManus, 25 August 1954) is an English singer-songwriter. He began his career as part of London's pub rock scene in the early 1970s and later became associated with the first wave of the British punk/New Wave movement of the mid-to-late 1970s. Style:MLA Chicago APA. "The Best of Elvis Costello: The First 10 Years Album.