Elton John

Born Reg Dwight, Sir Elton John had been releasing hits for 27 years when Candle In The Wind 97 was released in September 1997 and became the biggest selling single in UK history, with 4.9m sales to its name.
  • 7
    UK Number 1s
  • 29
    UK Top 10s
  • 65
    UK Top 40s
  • 83
    UK Top 75s
  • 23
    Weeks at Number 1
  • 130
    Weeks in Top 10
  • 415
    Weeks in Top 40
  • 649
    Weeks in Top 75
  • 7
    UK Number 1s
  • 31
    UK Top 10s
  • 40
    UK Top 40s
  • 46
    UK Top 75s
  • 29
    Weeks at Number 1
  • 216
    Weeks in Top 10
  • 655
    Weeks in Top 40
  • 1021
    Weeks in Top 75

Latest news about Elton John

Date Title, Artist Peak
Pos
WoC Wks
No 1
Chart
Facts
23.01.
1971
YOUR SONG
ELTON JOHN
DJM DJS233
04 32 00
22.04.
1972
ROCKET MAN
ELTON JOHN
DJM DJX501
02 15 00
09.09.
1972
HONKY CAT
ELTON JOHN
DJM DJS269
31 06 00
04.11.
1972
CROCODILE ROCK
ELTON JOHN
DJM DJS271
05 14 00
20.01.
1973
DANIEL
ELTON JOHN
DJM DJS275
04 10 00
07.07.
1973
07 09 00
29.09.
1973
GOODBYE YELLOW BRICK ROAD
DJM DJS285
06 16 00
08.12.
1973
STEP INTO CHRISTMAS
ELTON JOHN
MERCURY GBAMB9500053
24 19 00
02.03.
1974
CANDLE IN THE WIND
ELTON JOHN
DJM DJS297
11 09 00
01.06.
1974
DON'T LET THE SUN GO DOWN ON ME
DJM DJS302
16 08 00
14.09.
1974
THE BITCH IS BACK
ELTON JOHN
DJM DJS322
15 07 00
23.11.
1974
LUCY IN THE SKY WITH DIAMONDS
DJM DJS340
10 10 00
08.03.
1975
PHILADELPHIA FREEDOM
ELTON JOHN BAND
DJM DJS354
12 09 00
28.06.
1975
SOMEONE SAVED MY LIFE TONIGHT
DJM DJS385
22 05 00
04.10.
1975
ISLAND GIRL
ELTON JOHN
DJM DJS610
14 08 00
20.03.
1976
PINBALL WIZARD
ELTON JOHN
DJM DJS652
07 07 00
03.07.
1976
DON'T GO BREAKING MY HEART
ELTON JOHN AND KIKI DEE
ROCKET ROKN512
01 14 06
25.09.
1976
BENNY AND THE JETS
ELTON JOHN
DJM DJS10705
37 05 00
13.11.
1976
SORRY SEEMS TO BE THE HARDEST WORD
ROCKET ROKN517
11 09 00
26.02.
1977
CRAZY WATER
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET ROKN521
27 06 00
11.06.
1977
BITE YOUR LIP/CHICAGO
ELTON JOHN AND KIKI DEE
ROCKET ROKN526
28 04 00
15.04.
1978
EGO
EGO
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET ROKN538
34 06 00
21.10.
1978
PART TIME LOVE
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET XPRES1
15 13 00
16.12.
1978
SONG FOR GUY
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET XPRES5
04 10 00
12.05.
1979
ARE YOU READY FOR LOVE
SOUTHERN FRIED ECB50CDS
01 25 01
24.05.
1980
LITTLE JEANNIE
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET XPRES32
33 07 00
23.08.
1980
SARTORIAL ELOQUENCE
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET XPRES41
44 05 00
21.03.
1981
40 04 00
23.05.
1981
NOBODY WINS
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET XPRES54
42 05 00
27.03.
1982
BLUE EYES
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET XPRES71
08 10 00
12.06.
1982
EMPTY GARDEN
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET XPRES77
51 04 00
30.04.
1983
I GUESS THAT'S WHY THEY CALL IT THE BLUES
ROCKET XPRES91
05 15 00
30.07.
1983
I'M STILL STANDING
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET EJS1
04 11 00
15.10.
1983
KISS THE BRIDE
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET EJS2
20 07 00
10.12.
1983
COLD AS CHRISTMAS
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET EJS3
33 06 00
26.05.
1984
SAD SONGS (SAY SO MUCH)
ROCKET PH7
07 12 00
11.08.
1984
PASSENGERS
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET EJS5
05 11 00
20.10.
1984
WHO WEARS THESE SHOES
ROCKET EJS6
50 03 00
23.02.
1985
BREAKING HEARTS
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET EJS7
59 04 00
15.06.
1985
ACT OF WAR
ELTON JOHN AND MILLIE JACKSON
ROCKET EJS8
32 05 00
12.10.
1985
NIKITA
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET EJS9
03 13 00
07.12.
1985
WRAP HER UP
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET EJS10
12 11 00
01.03.
1986
CRY TO HEAVEN
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET EJS11
47 04 00
04.10.
1986
HEARTACHE ALL OVER THE WORLD
ROCKET EJS12
45 04 00
29.11.
1986
SLOW RIVERS
ELTON JOHN AND CLIFF RICHARD
ROCKET EJS13
44 08 00
13.06.
1987
FLAMES OF PARADISE
JENNIFER RUSH AND ELTON JOHN
COLUMBIA 6508657
59 04 00
25.07.
1987
YOUR SONG (LIVE)
ELTON JOHN
NO-LABEL MIUCT2850
85 03 00
09.01.
1988
CANDLE IN THE WIND (LIVE)
ROCKET EJS15
05 12 00
04.06.
1988
I DON'T WANNA GO ON WITH YOU LIKE THAT
ROCKET EJS16
30 08 00
03.09.
1988
TOWN OF PLENTY
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET EJS17
74 02 00
03.12.
1988
A WORD IN SPANISH
ELTON JOHN
NO-LABEL MIUCT0069
91 05 00
06.05.
1989
THROUGH THE STORM
ARETHA FRANKLIN AND ELTON JOHN
ARISTA 112185
41 03 00
26.08.
1989
HEALING HANDS
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET EJS19
45 05 00
04.11.
1989
SACRIFICE
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET EJS20
55 04 00
09.06.
1990
SACRIFICE/HEALING HANDS
ROCKET EJS22
01 15 05
18.08.
1990
CLUB AT THE END OF THE STREET/WHISPERS
ROCKET EJS23
47 03 00
20.10.
1990
YOU GOTTA LOVE SOMEONE
ROCKET EJS24
33 04 00
08.12.
1990
EASIER TO WALK AWAY
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET EJS25
63 04 00
09.03.
1991
DON'T LET THE SUN GO DOWN ON ME {1991}
NO-LABEL MIUCT0516
85 02 00
07.12.
1991
DON'T LET THE SUN GO DOWN ON ME
GEORGE MICHAEL AND ELTON JOHN
FONTANA TRIBO1
01 10 02
06.06.
1992
THE ONE
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET EJS28
10 08 00
01.08.
1992
RUNAWAY TRAIN
ELTON JOHN AND ERIC CLAPTON
ROCKET EJS29
31 04 00
07.11.
1992
THE LAST SONG
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET EJS30
21 04 00
22.05.
1993
SIMPLE LIFE
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET EJSCD31
44 02 00
20.11.
1993
TRUE LOVE
ELTON JOHN AND KIKI DEE
ROCKET EJSCX32
02 10 00
26.02.
1994
DON'T GO BREAKING MY HEART
ELTON JOHN AND RUPAUL
ROCKET EJCD33
07 08 00
14.05.
1994
AIN'T NOTHING LIKE THE REAL THING
MARCELLA DETROIT & ELTON JOHN
LONDON LONCD350
24 06 00
Buy
09.07.
1994
CAN YOU FEEL THE LOVE TONIGHT
ROCKET EJCD34
14 09 00
08.10.
1994
CIRCLE OF LIFE
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET EJSCD35
11 12 00
04.03.
1995
BELIEVE
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET EJSCD36
15 13 00
20.05.
1995
MADE IN ENGLAND
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET EJSCD37
18 05 00
03.02.
1996
PLEASE
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET EJSCD40
33 03 00
20.09.
1997
SOMETHING ABOUT THE WAY YOU LOOK/CANDLE
ROCKET PTCD1
01 30 05
Buy
14.02.
1998
RECOVER YOUR SOUL
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET EJSCD42
16 04 00
13.06.
1998
IF THE RIVER CAN BEND
ROCKET EJSCD43
32 03 00
06.03.
1999
WRITTEN IN THE STARS
ELTON JOHN & LEANN RIMES
MERCURY EJSCD45
10 10 00
06.10.
2001
I WANT LOVE
ELTON JOHN
MERCURY 5887062
09 16 00
26.01.
2002
THIS TRAIN DON'T STOP THERE ANYMORE
MERCURY 5888962
24 04 00
13.04.
2002
ORIGINAL SIN
ELTON JOHN
MERCURY 5889992
39 02 00
21.12.
2002
SORRY SEEMS TO BE THE HARDEST WORD
INNOCENT SINDX43
01 20 01
13.11.
2004
ALL THAT I'M ALLOWED (I'M THANKFUL)
ROCKET 9868257
20 07 00
16.04.
2005
TURN THE LIGHTS OUT WHEN YOU LEAVE
ROCKET 9870663
32 03 00
02.07.
2005
GHETTO GOSPEL
2PAC FT ELTON JOHN
INTERSCOPE 9883248
01 39 03
23.07.
2005
ELECTRICITY
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET 9872183
04 05 00
28.07.
2012
SAD
SAD
ELTON JOHN VS PNAU
MERCURY GBUM71202593
48 02 00
28.12.
2013
FACE TO FACE
GARY BARLOW & ELTON JOHN
POLYDOR GBUM71306132
69 02 00
Date Title, Artist Peak
Pos
WoC Wks
No 1
Chart
Facts
23.05.
1970
ELTON JOHN
ELTON JOHN
DJM DJLPS406
05 22 00
16.01.
1971
TUMBLEWEED CONNECTION
DJM DJLPS410
02 20 00
01.05.
1971
THE ELTON JOHN LIVE ALBUM 17-11-70
DJM DJLPS414
20 02 00
20.05.
1972
MADMAN ACROSS THE WATER
DJM DJLPH420
41 02 00
03.06.
1972
HONKY CHATEAU
ELTON JOHN
DJM DJLPH423
02 23 00
10.02.
1973
01 42 06
03.11.
1973
GOODBYE YELLOW BRICK ROAD
DJM DJLPO1001
01 96 02
13.07.
1974
CARIBOU
ELTON JOHN
DJM DJLPH439
01 18 02
23.11.
1974
ELTON JOHN'S GREATEST HITS
DJM DJLPH442
01 84 11
07.06.
1975
02 24 00
08.11.
1975
ROCK OF THE WESTIES
ELTON JOHN
DJM DJLPH464
05 12 00
15.05.
1976
HERE AND THERE
ELTON JOHN
DJM DJLPH473
06 09 00
06.11.
1976
BLUE MOVES
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET ROSP1
03 15 00
15.10.
1977
GREATEST HITS VOL.2
ELTON JOHN
DJM DJH20520
06 24 00
04.11.
1978
A SINGLE MAN
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET TRAIN1
08 26 00
20.10.
1979
VICTIM OF LOVE
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET HISPD125
41 03 00
08.03.
1980
LADY SAMANTHA
ELTON JOHN
DJM 22085
56 02 00
31.05.
1980
21 AT 33
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET HISPD126
12 13 00
25.10.
1980
THE VERY BEST OF ELTON JOHN
ROCKET 8469471
01 103 02
30.05.
1981
THE FOX
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET TRAIN16
12 12 00
17.04.
1982
JUMP UP
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET HISPD127
13 12 00
06.11.
1982
LOVE SONGS
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET 5287882
04 70 00
11.06.
1983
TOO LOW FOR ZERO
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET HISPD24
07 73 00
30.06.
1984
BREAKING HEARTS
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET HISPD25
02 23 00
16.11.
1985
ICE ON FIRE
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET HISPD26
03 23 00
15.11.
1986
LEATHER JACKETS
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET EJLP1
24 09 00
12.09.
1987
LIVE IN AUSTRALIA
ELTON JOHN AND THE MELBOURNE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
ROCKET EJBXL1
43 07 00
16.07.
1988
REG STRIKES BACK
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET EJLP3
18 06 00
23.09.
1989
SLEEPING WITH THE PAST
ROCKET 8388391
01 42 05
27.06.
1992
THE ONE
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET 5123602
02 18 00
04.12.
1993
DUETS
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET 5184782
05 19 00
22.10.
1994
THE VERY BEST OF
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET 8469472
52 14 00
Buy
01.04.
1995
MADE IN ENGLAND
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET 5261852
03 14 00
11.10.
1997
THE BIG PICTURE
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET 5362662
03 25 00
03.04.
1999
ELTON JOHN AND TIM RICE'S AIDA
ELTON JOHN AND FRIENDS
MERCURY 5246512
29 02 00
25.11.
2000
ONE NIGHT ONLY - THE GREATEST HITS
MERCURY 5483342
07 25 00
Buy
13.10.
2001
SONGS FROM THE WEST COAST
MERCURY 5863302
02 35 00
23.11.
2002
THE GREATEST HITS 1970-2002
MERCURY 0634492
03 37 00
13.09.
2003
THE GREATEST HITS 1970-2002
MERCURY 9865570
06 27 00
22.05.
2004
GREATEST HITS 1970-2002
MERCURY 9866161
68 10 00
20.11.
2004
PEACHTREE ROAD
ELTON JOHN
ROCKET 9868762
21 10 00
30.09.
2006
THE CAPTAIN & THE KID
MERCURY 1705710
06 04 00
07.04.
2007
ROCKET MAN - THE DEFINITIVE HITS
MERCURY 1726850
02 31 00
Buy
06.11.
2010
THE UNION
ELTON JOHN & LEON RUSSELL
MERCURY 2748480
12 05 00
28.07.
2012
GOOD MORNING TO THE NIGHT
ELTON JOHN VS PNAU
MERCURY 3707164
01 05 01
28.09.
2013
THE DIVING BOARD
ELTON JOHN
MERCURY 3742534
03 11 00