Elvis Costello Biography


Elvis Costello

Quick Facts of Elvis Costello

Birth Name: Elvis Costello
Date of birth:
Birth Country: United Kingdom
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
Birth Sign: leo
Age: 63 Years
Suggest to modify

Rolling Stone's 30th Greatest Rock 'n' Roll Artist of all time, Elvis Costello is a talented musician, singer and songwriter from United Kingdom. He is mainly popular for his debut album My Aim Is True. He is also a talented record producer. Elvis Costello was born as Declan Patrick MacManus in Paddington, London, England, United Kingdom to Lilian Alda and Ross MacManus. His father was also a great musician. He is English and is of Irish descent.

In November 1974, Elvis got married to Mary Burgoyne. He also had a son from this married life. They were happily married but they got divorced in 1984. The reason behind this divorce was his extra affairs.

In the early 1980s, Elvis had romantic love affairs with Bebe Buell. Bebe Buell is a signer and she is also a fashion model. They had on and off relationship for several months. This love life dissolved his first married life.

In 1985, Elvis met Cait O'Riordan. Cait O'Riordan is great musician from United Kingdom. They dated each other for about a year and they finally got married on 16th of May 1986. He is happy to have her as his wife; they broke up in 2002 and dissolved their married life the same year.

In the early 2003, Elvis got engaged to Diana Krall. Diana Krall is a jazz pianist and singer from Canada. After being engaged for several months, they got married on 6th of December 2003.

Elvis was raised in Twickenham. There he was enrolled at Archbishop Myers R.C. School. As his father was also a great musician, he joined his father in his broadcast recording for R. White's Lemonade. He began living with his mother since the early 1970s. There he got enrolled at St. Francis Xavier's College and he also completed secondary education from there. While he was in Birkenhead, Cheshire, he Allan Mayes and they formed a folk duo called Rusty. Besides his big interest in music, he also worked at Midland Bank as a computer operator. He worked for several musical artists before he even started his solo career. From 1977, he began pursuing his solo career and his debut solo album My Aim Is True was finally released 22nd of July 1977. In 1979, he starred in the comedy movie Americathon where he played the role of The Earl of Manchester. He has been earning lucrative amount of salary annually and his net worth is said to be around $60 million dollars.

Edit
Elvis Costello

Elvis Costello facts on timeline

Born in Paddington, London, England, United Kingdom

1954 25th of August

Elvis Costello was born as Declan Patrick MacManus in Paddington, London, England, United Kingdom to Lilian Alda and Ross MacManus. He was also raised in Twickenham. His father was also a great musician. He is English and is of Irish descent.

Edit

Attended St Francis Xavier's College

1971

Elvis was raised in Twickenham. There he was enrolled at Archbishop Myers R.C. School. As his father was also a great musician, he joined his father in his broadcast recording for R. White's Lemonade. He began living with his mother since the early 1970s. There he got enrolled at St. Francis Xavier's College and he also completed secondary education from there.

Edit

Formed the band, Flip City

1974

As his father was also a great musician, he joined his father in his broadcast recording for R. White's Lemonade. While he was in Birkenhead, Cheshire, he Allan Mayes and they formed a folk duo called Rusty. In 1974, he also formed the Flip City and they were active for several years.

Edit

Married to Mary Burgoyne

1974 of November

In November 1974, Elvis got married to Mary Burgoyne. He also had a son from this married life. They were happily married but they got divorced in 1984. The reason behind this divorce was his extra affairs with model and actresses.

Edit

Released his debut album, My Aim Is True

1977 22nd of July

He worked for several musical artists before he even started his solo career. From 1977, he began pursuing his solo career and his debut solo album My Aim Is True was finally released 22nd of July 1977. It was released in US at the end of that year.

Edit

Began his acting career

1979

In 1979, he starred in the comedy movie Americathon where he played the role of The Earl of Manchester. Half a decade later he appeared in the TV series Scully where he starred the role of Henry Scully.

Edit

Began dating Bebe Buell

1983

In the early 1980s, Elvis had romantic love affairs with Bebe Buell. Bebe Buell is a signer and she is also a fashion model. They had on and off relationship for several months. This love life dissolved his first married life.

Edit

Married to Cait O'Riordan

1986 16th of May

In 1985, Elvis met Cait O'Riordan. Cait O'Riordan is great musician from United Kingdom. They dated each other for about a year and they finally got married on 16th of May 1986. He is happy to have her as his wife, they broke up in 2002 and dissolved their married life the same year.

Edit

Won BAFTA Awards

1992

In 1992, he got nominated in BAFTA Awards for the first time in his life and he also won this award that year. He was honored with this award that year for Best Original Television Music. He also got nominated in this award in 2000.

Edit

Won Grammy Awards

1999

Grammy Awards is one of the prestigious musical awards in the world and it's an honor if anyone wins this award. He has also won this award once in his life and that was in 1999 for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals.

Edit

Appeared in the movie, I Love Your Work

2003

He has also starred in several movies in his life. In 2003, he starred in the TV series I Love Your Work. It was an American psychological thriller film. He has also starred in the movie Delirious.

Edit

Married to Diana Krall

2003 6th of December

In the early 2003, Elvis got engaged to Diana Krall. Diana Krall is a jazz pianist and singer from Canada. After being engaged for several months, they got married on 6th of December 2003. They are still together as a happy married couple.

Edit

Welcomed twin sons

2006 6th of December

From his first married life to Mary Burgoyne, he became father for the first time in his life. After being married to Diana Krall, he became father of twin sons. She gave birth to twin sons on 6th of December 2006 and they named them Dexter Henry Lorcan and Frank Harlan James.

Edit

Won Gemini Awards

2010

Till now he has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and he has won several of them. In 2010, he got nominated in Gemini Awards for the first time in his life and he won this award that year for Best Talk Series.

Edit
Add More Time line of Elvis Costello

Recent News

Related Biography

Recent Gossips


Related pages


kelly lebrock agewho is fernando colunga married todavid giuntoli salaryles stroud agemarcela valladolid biowentworth miller siblingsethan bortnick familycraig horner wifedavid spade biographyhow many kids does dave chappelle havejessica vanessa twerkingnet worth of sadie robertsondave chapelle familyeva larue husbanddylan neal actoradnan virk salaryramon hervey net worthyvette prieto michael jordanrichard rawlings have kidssoledad obrien husbandtianna naginis deborah norville marriedraffaella de laurentiis husbandpam byse biocatherine mitchell carpenterdave navarro's wifesusan li bloombergjill martin biomichael ealy biographyis kim dickens marriedalec baldwin parentsis kellin quinn marriedpaula abdul husbandtyra banks parentsbenjamin flores jrsteffiana de la cruzshay mitchell precious garciapoppy harlow agelori stokes childrendoc shaw agekevin bacon childrengenevieve gorder husbandmatthew rhys marriedmichael graziadei marriedgabrielle union biosheri zombie net worthmegan abrigo daniel toshshemar moore boyfriendsimon pegg wifewho is ryan reynolds married tojaden smith biographytyrel jackson williams date of birthamit singhal google net worthchristopher knight divorceanson mount net worthelizabeth holmes biochristel khaliis joss stone marrieddavid muir agelaura dern kidsmatthew gray gubler relationship statusarchie panjabi agedervla kirwan husbandcindy preszler birthdayannette roque modelmatt lauer wifebrooke baldwin cnn engagedlouie anderson wifehow tall is robin meade cnnjoan jett marriedwindy pagánkristen chenoweth agesusan mikula and rachel maddow photosnet worth derek houghpaula deen net worthjames roday movies and tv showselvis costello wiveselizabeth tilson