Presley,BMG,U2,and the Official British Music Chart Broadcast on
= February 8, 2005, 8:11 am
Author = ElvisArt
Industry = Media
Summary = Elvis Presley, U2, BMG, British Music Charts February
Body = The late Elvis Presley currently holds places 2, 14, 22,
26 and 27 on the Official UK Top 40 Singles Chart and 9th place
on the Official UK Top 40 Album Chart with "Love, Elvis",
a compilation CD.
Three of the
singles by Elvis went straight to Number 1 on the above chart.
have too. BUT. For reasons beyond mortal comprehension B M G the
record company did not issue enough of the singles to meet the extraordinary
responded to angry Elvis fans from all over the UK who were searching
in vain for the rare singles. Rumours of Chart Rigging circulated.
This very morning
the writer picked up two of the Numbered singles in a HMV shop in
Ireland! Number 28911 on the classic, "It's Now or Never",
and 29006 on, "One Night".
How many more
were released too late to impact on the charts?
chart topping, "Wooden Heart", re-released on Monday 7th
February 2005, is up against U2's latest single release. Elvis fan
Bono of U2 could be forgiven for saying, "Elvis U1".
Web Site = http://irelandtoo.blogspot.com/
= Maurice Colgan.
2 Mooretown Road, Swords, Ireland.
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