Elvis Costello

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The British singer-songwriter also revealed how his mother convinced him to accept the title.
"It is hard to receive anything named for the 'British Empire', and all that term embodies, without a pause for reflection."
He wrote over 1300 songs during his illustrious career.
'It is going to take longer than I would have wished for me to recover my full strength.'
'Saturday Night Live' celebrated 40 years of its unique and hilarious show this weekend - on Sunday for some reason - with
You can take the girl out of England, but not the England out of the girl, at least when jazz was concerned. Despite spending most of her long adult life in the States, she never renounced her British citizenship, and was appointed OBE in 2010.
Blow me away, but there is not band. No Attractions, no Imposters, no touring band. Just Elvis Costello, 6 guitars, and a keyboard.
As the Rolling Stones celebrate the 50th anniversary of their first album, we're entering a new era where these stars - stripped of their original plastic edifice and/or good looks as youngsters - are only slowly gaining recognition for their art, as opposed to their original personas, which is standing the test of time.