How to use Costello in a sentence
In May 1768 he married Mary Annie Costello, and he died on the i i th of April 1771, exactly one year after the birth of his son.
My Dark Life and The Bridge I Burned are both miniature pop masterpieces at opposite extremes of Costello's musical approach.
Everyone from Paul Young, Elvis Costello, The Style Council to Wham had backing singers Ã¢ whether they needed them or not.
Jerry Seinfeld said his sitcom was inspired by The Abbott and Costello Show.
Highlights of the film involve comparisons between Costello and the monster himself.Advertisement
Elvis Costello is one of the most prolific musicians of the last three decades.
Born Declan Patrick MacManus in 1954, Costello was a product of a musical family.
Costello, borrowing "Costello" from his mother's maiden name.
Always slightly more visible in England, that hasn't hurt Costello's career- he really isn't about hit music.
An infamous rock and roll moment involving Elvis Costello occurred in 1977 on Saturday Night Live.Advertisement
Costello and his band were asked to fill in last minute for The Sex Pistols.
Asked not to play their song "Radio, Radio" due to offensive lyrics about the media, Costello did it anyway.
This disrupted the live show, angering SNL producer, Lorne Michaels and earning Costello a 12-year ban from the show.
After My Aim Is True was released, Costello adopted a regular backup band named The Attractions and they released their first album, This Year's Model in 1978.
Since that time, Elvis Costello has released over thirty albums, some solo and some with bands like The Attractions and The Imposters.Advertisement
There really isn't any genre to pigeonhole Costello in.
Costello has released several non-rock albums, performing with orchestras and string quartets; his reinvention never ceases to amaze.
Although he has never been a great commercial venture, Costello has had an amazing influence on the music world and continues to find success to this day.