Elton 's  Chart Story

USA  SINGLES

 

US-Certification:  (copies)

Before 1989
Gold 1,000,000                                       
Platinum - 2,000,000                            

 

Released after January 1st 1989

Gold 500,000

Platinum 1,000,000

 

 

   

Single Year peak # weeks Certific.
Border song 1970 #   92      5  
Your song 1970       8         14  
Friends 1971      17      9  
Levon 1971      17     10  
Tiny Dancer 1971      41      7  
Rocket man 1972       6      15  
Honky Cat 1972       8      10  
Crocodile rock 1972       1 ( 3 weeks)      17 P
Daniel 1973       2 ( 2 weeks)      15 G
Saturday night's alright 1973       9 ( 3 weeks)      12  
Goodbye  y.b.road 1973       1         17 P
Bennie and the jets 1973       2 ( 2 weeks)      18 P
Don't let the sun go down on me 1974       1      15 G
The Bitch is back 1974       4      14 G
Lucy in the sky with diamonds 1974       1 ( 2 weeks)      14 G
Philadelphia Freedom 1974       1 ( 2 weeks)      21 P
Someone saved my life tonight 1975       2      13 G
Island girl 1975       1 ( 3 weeks)      15 P
Grow some funk of your own 1975       14      11  
Don't go breaking my heart 1976       1 ( 4 weeks)        20 G      with Kiki Dee
Sorry seems to be the..  1976        6      14 G
Bite your lip 1976       28       6  
Ego 1978       34       8  
Part time love 1978       22      10  
Mama can't buy you love 1979        9      18  
Victim of love 1979       31      10  
Little Jeannie 1980        3       21 G
Sartorial eloquence 1980       39       12  
Nobody wins 1981       21       13  
Chloe 1981       34       13  
Empty garden 1982       13       17  
Blue eyes 1982       12       18  
Ball and chain 1982        -         -  
I'm still standing 1983        12       16  
Kiss the bride 1983       25       12  
I guess that's why they... 1983        4        23  
Sad songs 1984        5        19  
Who wears these shoes 1984       16        14  
In Neon 1984       38        13  
Wrap her up 1984       20         14  
That's what friends are for 1985       1 ( 4 weeks)        23 with various artists
Nikita 1986        7        18  
Heartache all over the world 1986        55         8    
Flames of paradise 1987        36         13 with J.Rush
Candle in the wind (live) 1987         6         21  
I don't wanna go on with you.. 1988       2 ( 2 weeks)         18  
A word in Spanish 1988        19         13  
Through the storm 1989        16         11 with A.Franklin
Healing hands 1989        11         15  
Sacrifice 1990        18         17  
Club at the end of the street 1990        25          16   
You gotta love someone 1990        43         13  
Don't let the sun go down.. 1991          1         20 with G.Michael
The One 1992          9         22  
The Last song 1992         23         22  
Simple life 1993         30         16  
True love 1993         56          12 with Kiki Dee
Don't go breaking my heart 1994         92           2    with Ru Paul
Can you feel the love tonight 1994          4          26 G
Circle of life 1994         18          20  
Believe 1995         13          20  
Made in England 1995         52          10  
Blessed 1996         34           20  
You can make history 1996         70           17  
Candle in the wind 1997       1 ( 14 weeks)           42 P x 11
Recover your soul 1998         55             20  
Written in the stars 1999         29           10 with L.Rimes
Someday out of the blue 2000         49           15  
Are you ready for love 2003          -             -  
Remixed - EP 2004      

 

10 SINGLES at # 1

18  SINGLES in TOP-TEN

34  Weeks at Number One

1023  Weeks  on Chart

 

END-YEAR  CHART

SINGLE                                                           # POSIT.

1971 :  Your song #  74
1972 :  Rocket man     83
1973 :  Crocodile rock      4
1974 :  Bennie and the jets     12
1974 :  Goodbye yellow brick road     21
1974 :  Don't let the sun go down on me     51
1975 :  Island girl     10
1975 :  Philadelphia freedom     22
1975 :  Lucy in the sky with diamonds     48
1975 :  Someone saved my life tonight     50
1976 :  Don't go breaking my heart      5
1979 :  Mama can't buy you love     56 
1982 :  Blue eyes     59
1982 :  Empty garden     78
1984 :  I guess that's why they call it the blues     45
1997 :  Candle in the wind 97      1