Musician, Singer, Songwriter
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 and new wave movement of the mid-to-late...Wikipedia
Born: 16th August, 1954, St Mary`s Hospital, Paddington ,London
Height: 5' 10" (178 cm)
Claim to Fame: My Aim Is True (1976)
Brutal Youth is an album by Elvis Costello. This is the first album Costello recorded with his band the Attractions since Blood and Chocolate (1986). The several albums in between were recorded with session musicians. Brutal Youth was the third, and most recent of Costello's albums, to peak at number two in the UK Albums Chart, following on from Armed Forces (1979) and Get Happy!! (1980). To date, no Costello album has reached the number one spot in that listing.
Mick Jagger's affair with David Bowie revealed in new book: They 'were really sexually obsessed with each other'
Bowie's wife found them in bed, backup singer and Playboy model claimed to share their bed
Christopher Andersen is the author of revealing, often scandalous, bestselling biographies of the likes of Madonna, Michael Jackson, Jacqueline Kennedy and Princess Diana. “Mick: The Wild Life and Mad Genius of Jagger” lays bare rock’s Satanic Majesty’s sexual forays, including this exclusive excerpt about his dalliance with icon David Bowie.
BY CHRISTOPHER ANDERSEN
MICK JAGGER and David Bowie fascinated each other, both as stars and as men.... Read More
Posted by little_queenies 2 years ago
Sheryl Crow, Elvis Costello, Norah Jones and Michael Mcdonald have scored a new Internet video sensation by poking fun at charity singles on US TV comedy 30 Rock. The quartet joined the Beastie Boys, Maroon 5’s Adam Levine, Mary J Blige and Cyndi Lauper for a We Are The World-type sing-along as part of a plotline on the hit show.
Alec Baldwin`s TV executive character, Jack Donaghy, brought the stars together for his charity Kidney Now, which aims to boost kidney donations so his long-suffering father, played by Alan Alda, can get the organ he needs to live.
The... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 5 years ago
Once able to dedicate her undivided attention to her music career, pianist and singer Diana Krall has had to adjust her schedule to accommodate her two latest loves in life: her 2-year-old twin boys Dexter Henry Lorcan and Frank Harlan James. Admitting that she no longer has the abundance of time to work on her music, the trade off, Diana tells USA WEEKEND, seems to be a stronger sense of focus. “Especially now that my children are a little older and really interactive, I think I’m doing better work,” she says.
While the 44-year-old may think her new... Read More
Posted by NewsHound 5 years ago
And obviously, when I started out, I had a little bit more curiosity than some, and went seeking out the original artists, or in some cases searching up country music.
My ultimate vocation in life is to be an irritant.
May 2003 - announced engagement to Canadian jazz singer, Diana Krall.
Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (as a member of the `Elvis Costello and the Attractions`) on 10 March 2003.
An animated TV program that revolves around a family obsessed with doing the "right" thing environmentally, politically and socially.