Almost 40 years after his death, Elvis Presley tops the UK Album Chart again

Posted at November 10th, 2015 | by Nikita Arora | in

As unbelievable as it may sound to you but it is as fresh as Miley Cyrus’s ‘Dooo It!’ yes Elvis Presley has made it to top of UK album charts for the 12th time.

After almost 40 years to his death, Elvis classic collection ‘If I can Dream’ underlining orchestral re-work by the famous Royal Philharmonic Orchestra made it to the top chart’s buzz in UK.


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Elvis Presley has been famous as ‘the king of rock and roll’ and has more UK number albums in his kitty than any other male solo music artist. If I Can Dream sold 79,000 copies in its first week, bagging the award of second-fastest selling album of the year establishing a mark behind the Yesterday by Noel Gallagher’s High Flying British Phonographic Industry.

Elvis Presley’s all-time hits include Heartbreak hotel, Blue Suede Shoes, Hound Dog, Love me Tender, Too Much, All shook Up, Teddy Bear, Paralyzed, Party, Jailhouse Rock, Don’t, wear my ring around your neck, hard headed woman, king creole and one night.

Here’s Elvis Presley’s big hit- ‘If I can Dream’.

Elvis Presley’s former Wife Priscilla Presley received the award on the star’s behalf and quoted that Elvis always wanted to do this album and would have been so pleased to know that he still has a huge fan following and they adore his music till date. Priscilla was glad that Royal Philharmonic Orchestra have put up this album and helped them all realize an unfulfilled dream.

The top 5 UK albums have got a number of biggies too streaming up for Rod Stewart’s ‘Another Country’, Guy Garvey’s ‘Courting the squall’, Ed Sheeran’s ‘X’ and Jess Glynne’s ‘I Cry When I Laugh’.

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While Adele holds the number one spot for ‘Hello’ in the top singles, keeping Justin Bieber’s Sorry at number two.

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