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My Aim Is True (1977)Edit

Elvis Costello - My Aim Is True

My Aim Is True

  1. Welcome to the Working Week
  2. Miracle Man
  3. No Dancing
  4. Blame It on Cain
  5. Alison
  6. Sneaky Feelings
  7. (The Angels Wanna Wear My) Red Shoes
  8. Less Than Zero
  9. Mystery Dance
  10. Pay It Back
  11. I'm Not Angry
  12. Waiting for the End of the World
  13. Watching the Detectives
Bonus tracks on the 1993 Rykodisc re-release
  1. Radio Sweetheart
  2. Stranger in the House
  3. Imagination (Is a Powerful Deceiver)
  4. Mystery Dance
  5. Cheap Reward
  6. Jump Up
  7. Wave a White Flag
  8. Blame It on Cain
  9. Poison Moon
Bonus Disc with the 2001 Rhino re-release
  1. No Action (early version)
  2. Living in Paradise (early version)
  3. Radio Sweetheart
  4. Stranger in the House
  5. I Just Don't Know What to Do With Myself (Live)
  6. Less Than Zero (Dallas Version)
  7. Imagination (Is a Powerful Deceiver)
  8. Mystery Dance (Honky Tonk Demo)
  9. Cheap Reward (Honky Tonk Demo)
  10. Jump Up (Honky Tonk Demo)
  11. Wave a White Flag (Honky Tonk Demo)
  12. Blame It on Cain (Honky Tonk Demo)
  13. Poison Moon (Honky Tonk Demo)
Bonus tracks on the 2007 Deluxe Edition
Disc One
  1. No Action (early version)
  2. Living in Paradise (early version)
  3. Radio Sweetheart (out-take)
  4. Stranger in the House (out-take)
  5. Welcome to the Working Week (demo)
  6. Blue Minute (Pathway Studios demo)
  7. Miracle Man (Pathway Studios demo)
  8. Waiting for the End of the World (Pathway Studios demo)
  9. Call on Me (Pathway Studios demo)
  10. (The Angels Wanna Wear My) Red Shoes (Pathway Studios demo)
  11. I Don't Want to Go Home (Pathway Studios demo)
  12. I Hear a Melody (Pathway Studios demo)
Disc Two
  1. Introduction by Dave Robinson
  2. Welcome to the Working Week (live at the Nashville Rooms)
  3. Blame It on Cain (live at the Nashville Rooms)
  4. No Dancing (live at the Nashville Rooms)
  5. Waiting for the End of the World (live at the Nashville Rooms)
  6. Night Rally (live at the Nashville Rooms)
  7. Hoover Factory (live at the Nashville Rooms)
  8. No Action (live at the Nashville Rooms)
  9. (I Don't Want to Go To) Chelsea (live at the Nashville Rooms)
  10. Miracle Man (live at the Nashville Rooms)
  11. The Beat (live at the Nashville Rooms)
  12. Less Than Zero (live at the Nashville Rooms)
  13. (The Angels Wanna Wear My) Red Shoes (live at the Nashville Rooms)
  14. Lipstick Vogue (live at the Nashville Rooms)
  15. Watching the Detectives (live at the Nashville Rooms)
  16. Lip Service (live at the Nashville Rooms)
  17. Mystery Dance (live at the Nashville Rooms)
  18. Alison (live at the Nashville Rooms)
  19. Pay It Back (soundcheck at Nashville Rooms)
  20. Radio Sweetheart (soundcheck at Nashville Rooms)
  21. Sneaky Feelings (soundcheck at Nashville Rooms)
  22. Crawling to the USA (soundcheck at Nashville Rooms)
  23. Alison (soundcheck at Nashville Rooms)

This Year's Model (1978)Edit

Elvis Costello - This Year's Model

This Year's Model

  1. No Action
  2. This Year's Girl
  3. The Beat
  4. Pump It Up
  5. Little Triggers
  6. You Belong to Me
  7. Hand in Hand
  8. Lip Service
  9. Living in Paradise
  10. Lipstick Vogue
  11. Radio Radio
Bonus Disc with the 2002 Rhino re-release
  1. Big Tears
  2. Crawling to the U.S.A.
  3. Running Out of Angels (demo)
  4. Green Shirt (demo)
  5. Big Boys (demo)
  6. You Belong yo Me (Capital Radio Version)
  7. Radio Radio (Capital Radio Version)
  8. Neat Neat Neat (Live)
  9. Roadette Song (Live)
  10. This Year's Girl (Eden Studios version)
  11. (I Don't Want to Go To) Chelsea (Basing Street Studios version)
  12. Stranger in the House (BBC version)

Armed Forces (1979)Edit

Elvis Costello - Armed Forces

Armed Forces

  1. Accidents Will Happen
  2. Senior Service
  3. Oliver's Army
  4. Big Boys
  5. Green Shirt
  6. Party Girl
  7. Goon Squad
  8. Busy Bodies
  9. Sunday's Best (on UK release)
  10. Moods for Moderns
  11. Chemistry Class
  12. Two Little Hitlers
  13. (What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love and Understanding (on US release)

Taking Liberties (1980)Edit

Elvis Costello - Taking Liberties

Taking Liberties

  1. Clean Money
  2. Girls Talk
  3. Talking in the Dark
  4. Radio Sweetheart
  5. Black and White World
  6. Big Tears
  7. Just a Memory
  8. Night Rally
  9. Stranger in the House
  10. Clowntime Is Over
  11. Getting Mighty Crowded
  12. Hoover Factory
  13. Tiny Steps
  14. (I Don't Want to Go To) Chelsea
  15. Dr. Luther's Assistant
  16. Sunday's Best
  17. Crawling to the U.S.A.
  18. Wednesday Week
  19. My Funny Valentine
  20. Ghost Train

King of America (1986)Edit

Elvis Costello - King Of America

King of America

  1. Brilliant Mistake
  2. Lovable
  3. Our Little Angel
  4. Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood
  5. Glitter Gulch
  6. Indoor Fireworks
  7. Little Palaces
  8. I'll Wear It Proudly
  9. American Without Tears
  10. Eisenhower Blues
  11. Poisoned Rose
  12. The Big Light
  13. Jack of All Parades
  14. Suit of Lights
  15. Sleep of the Just

Out of Our Idiot (1987)Edit

Elvis Costello - Out of Our Idiot

Out of Our Idiot

  1. Seven Day Weekends
  2. Turning the Town Red
  3. Heathen Town
  4. The People's Limousine
  5. So Young
  6. American Without Tears Number 2 (Twilight Version)
  7. Get Yourself Another Fool
  8. Walking on Thin Ice
  9. Blue Chair
  10. Baby It's You
  11. From Head to Toe
  12. Shoes Without Heels
  13. Baby's Got a Brand New Hairdo
  14. The Flirting Kind
  15. Black Sails in the Sunset
  16. Imperial Bedroom
  17. The Stamping Ground

Additional tracks on CD release:

  1. Little Goody Two Shoes
  2. Withered and Died
  3. A Town Called Big Nothing (Really Big Nothing)
  4. Big Sister

Spike (1989)Edit

Elvis Costello - Spike


  1. ...This Town...
  2. Let Him Dangle
  3. Deep Dark Truthful Mirror
  4. Veronica
  5. God's Comic
  6. Chewing Gum
  7. Tramp the Dirt Down
  8. Stalin Malone
  9. Satellite
  10. Pads, Paws and Claws
  11. Baby Plays Around
  12. Miss Macbeth
  13. Any King's Shilling
  14. Coal-Train Robberies
  15. Last Boat Leaving

Mighty Like a Rose (1991)Edit

Elvis Costello - Mighty Like A Rose

Mighty Like a Rose

  1. The Other Side of Summer
  2. Hurry Down Doomsday (The Bugs Are Taking Over)
  3. How to Be Dumb
  4. All Grown Up
  5. Invasion Hit Parade
  6. Harpies Bizarre
  7. After the Fall
  8. Georgie and Her Rival
  9. So Like Candy
  10. Interlude: Couldn't Call It Unexpected No. 2
  11. Playboy to a Man
  12. Sweet Pear
  13. Broken
  14. Couldn't Call It Unexpected No. 4

The Juliet Letters (1993)Edit

The Juliet Letters

The Juliet Letters

  1. Deliver Us
  2. For Other Eyes
  3. Swine
  4. Expert Rites
  5. Dead Letter
  6. I Almost Had a Weakness
  7. Why?
  8. Who Do You Think You Are?
  9. Taking My Life in Your Hands
  10. This Offer Is Unrepeatable
  11. Dear Sweet Filthy World
  12. The Letter Home
  13. Jacksons, Monk and Rowe
  14. This Sad Burlesque
  15. Romeo's Seance
  16. I Thought I'd Write to Juliet
  17. Last Post
  18. The First to Leave
  19. Damnation's Cellar
  20. The Birds Will Still Be Singing

Brutal Youth (1994)Edit

Elvis Costello - Brutal Youth

Brutal Youth

  1. Pony St.
  2. Kinder Murder
  3. 13 Steps Lead Down
  4. This Is Hell
  5. Clown Strike
  6. You Tripped at Every Step
  7. Still Too Soon to Know
  8. 20% Amnesia
  9. Sulky Girl
  10. London's Brilliant Parade
  11. My Science Fiction Twin
  12. Rocking Horse Road
  13. Just About Glad
  14. All the Rage
  15. Favourite Hour
2002 reissue bonus disc
  1. Life Shrinks
  2. Favourite Hour (Church Studios version)
  3. This Is Hell (Church Studios version)
  4. Idiophone
  5. Abandon Words
  6. Poisoned Letter
  7. A Drunken Man's Praise of Sobriety
  8. Pony St. (Bonaparte Rooms version)
  9. Just About Glad (Bonaparte Rooms version)
  10. Clown Strike (Bonaparte Rooms version)
  11. Rocking Horse Road (demo)
  12. 13 Steps Lead Down (demo)
  13. All the Rage (demo)
  14. Sulky Girl (demo)
  15. You Tripped at Every Step (Church Studios version)

13 Steps Lead Down (1994)Edit

Elvis Costello - 13 Steps Lead Down

13 Steps Lead Down

  1. 13 Steps Lead Down
  2. Puppet Girl
  3. Basement Kiss
  4. We Despise You

Kojak Variety (1995)Edit

Elvis Costello - Kojak Variety

Kojak Variety

  1. Strange
  2. Hidden Charms
  3. Remove This Doubt
  4. I Threw It All Away
  5. Leave My Kitten Alone
  6. Everybody's Crying Mercy
  7. I've Been Wrong Before
  8. Bama Lama Bama Loo
  9. Must You Throw Dirt in My Face
  10. Pouring Water on a Drowning Man
  11. The Very Thought of You
  12. Payday
  13. Please Stay
  14. Running Out of Fools
  15. Days

Deep Dead Blue Live 25 June 95 (1995)Edit

Elvis Costello - Deep Dead Blue Live 25 June 95

Deep Dead Blue Live 25 June 95

  1. Weird Nightmare
  2. Love Field
  3. Shamed Into Love
  4. Gigi
  5. Poor Napoleon
  6. Baby Plays Around
  7. Deep Dead Blue

Extreme Honey: The Very Best of the Warner Brothers Years (1997)Edit

Elvis Costello - Extreme Honey- the Very Best of the Warner Brothers Years

Extreme Honey: The Very Best of the Warner Brothers Years

  1. The Bridge I Burned
  2. Veronica
  3. Sulky Girl
  4. So Like Candy
  5. 13 Steps Lead Down
  6. All This Useless Beauty
  7. My Dark Life
  8. The Other Side of Summer
  9. Kinder Murder
  10. Deep Dark Truthful Mirror
  11. Hurry Down Doomsday (The Bugs Are Taking Over)
  12. Poor Fractured Atlas
  13. The Birds Will Still Be Singing
  14. London's Brilliant Parade
  15. Tramp the Dirt Down
  16. Couldn't Call It Unexpected No. 4
  17. I Want to Vanish
  18. All the Rage

For the Stars (2001)Edit

Anne Sofie Von Otter & Elvis Costello - For The Stars

For the Stars

  1. No Wonder
  2. Baby Plays Around
  3. Go Leave
  4. Rope
  5. Don't Talk (Put Your Head on My Shoulder)
  6. Broken Bicycles/Junk
  7. The Other Woman
  8. Like an Angel Passing Through My Room
  9. Green Song
  10. April After All
  11. You Still Believe in Me
  12. I Want to Vanish
  13. For No One
  14. Shamed into Love
  15. Just a Curio
  16. This House Is Empty Now
  17. Take It with Me
  18. For the Stars

When I Was Cruel (2002)Edit

Elvis Costello - When I Was Cruel

When I Was Cruel

  1. 45
  2. Spooky Girlfriend
  3. Tear Off Your Own Head (It's A Doll Revolution)
  4. When I Was Cruel No. 2
  5. Soul For Hire
  6. 15 Petals
  7. Tart
  8. Dust 2...
  9. Dissolve
  10. Alibi
  11. ... Dust
  12. Daddy Can I Turn This?
  13. My Little Blue Window
  14. Episode Of Blonde
  15. Radio Silence
Japanese Edition Bonus Tracks
  1. Smile
  2. Oh Well

North (2003)Edit

Elvis Costello - North


  1. You Left Me in the Dark
  2. Someone Took the Words Away
  3. When Did I Stop Dreaming?
  4. You Turned to Me
  5. Fallen
  6. When It Sings
  7. Still
  8. Let Me Tell You About Her
  9. Can You Be True?
  10. When Green Eyes Turn Blue
  11. I'm in the Mood Again

Il Sogno (2004)Edit

Elvis Costello - Il Sogno

Il Sogno

  1. Prelude
  2. Overture
  3. Puck One
  4. The Court
  5. The State of Affairs
  6. Hermia and Lysander
  7. The Jealousy of Helena
  8. Workers' Playtime
  9. Oberon and Titania
  10. The Conspiracy of Oberon and Puck
  11. Slumber
  12. Puck Two
  13. The Identity Parade
  14. The Face of Bottom
  15. The Spark of Love
  16. Tormentress
  17. Oberon Humbeld
  18. Twisted - Entangled - Transform and Exchange
  19. The Fairy and the Ass
  20. Sleep
  21. Bottom Awakes
  22. Lovers Arise
  23. The Play
  24. The Wedding

My Flame Burns Blue (2006)Edit

Elvis Costello - My Flame Burns Blue

My Flame Burns Blue

  1. Hora Decubitus
  2. Favourite Hour
  3. That's How You Got Killed Before
  4. Upon a Veil of Midnight Blue
  5. Clubland
  6. Almost Blue
  7. Speak Darkly, My Angel
  8. Almost Ideal Eyes
  9. Can You Be True?
  10. Put Away Forbidden Playthings
  11. Episode of Blonde
  12. My Flame Burns Blue (Blood Count)
  13. Watching the Detectives
  14. God Give Me Strength

The River in Reverse (2006)Edit

Elvis Costello And Allen Toussaint - The River In Reverse

The River In Reverse

  1. On Your Way Down
  2. Nearer to You
  3. Tears, Tears and More Tears
  4. The Sharpest Thorn
  5. Who's Gonna Help Brother Get Further?
  6. The River in Reverse
  7. Freedom for the Stallion
  8. Broken Promise Land
  9. Ascension Day
  10. International Echo
  11. All These Things
  12. Wonder Woman
  13. Six-Fingered Man
  14. The Greatest Love (Japanese CD bonus track)
  15. Where Is the Love (iTunes bonus track)

Rock and Roll Music (2007)Edit

Elvis Costello - Rock and Roll Music

Rock and Roll Music

  1. Lipstick Vogue
  2. No Action
  3. Big Tears
  4. (I Don't Want to Go To) Chelsea
  5. This Year's Girl
  6. Miracle Man
  7. Pump It Up
  8. Clean Money by Elvis Costello & The Attractions
  9. Tiny Steps by Elvis Costello & The Attractions
  10. Wednesday Week
  11. Mystery Dance (live)
  12. You Belong to Me (live)
  13. (What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love and Understanding by Elvis Costello & The Attractions
  14. Girls Talk
  15. King Horse by Elvis Costello & The Attractions
  16. Lovers Walk by Elvis Costello & The Attractions
  17. Uncomplicated by Elvis Costello & The Attractions
  18. Honey Are You Straight or Are You Blind (alternate version)
  19. Baby's Got a Brand New Hairdo by Elvis Costello & The Attractions
  20. I Hope You're Happy Now by Elvis Costello & The Attractions
  21. Tokeyo Storm Warning by Elvis Costello & The Attractions
  22. Welcome to the Working Week (demo version)

Secret, Profane and Sugarcane (2009)Edit

Elvis Costello - Secret, Profane and Sugarcane

Secret, Profane and Sugarcane

  1. Down Among the Wines and Spirits
  2. Complicated Shadows
  3. I Felt the Chill Before the Winter Came
  4. My All Time Doll
  5. Hidden Shame
  6. She Handed Me a Mirror
  7. I Dreamed of My Old Lover
  8. How Deep Is the Red
  9. She Was No Good
  10. Sulphur to Sugarcane
  11. Red Cotton
  12. The Crooked Line
  13. Changing Partners

Bonus tracks on vinyl release:

  1. Femme Fatale
  2. What Lewis Did Last

National Ransom (2010)Edit

Elvis Costello - National Ransom

National Ransom

  1. National Ransom
  2. Jimmie Standing in the Rain
  3. Stations of the Cross
  4. A Slow Drag With Josephine
  5. Five Small Words
  6. Church Underground
  7. You Hung the Moon
  8. Bullets for the New-Born King
  9. I Lost You
  10. Dr.Watson, I Presume
  11. One Bell Ringing
  12. The Spell That You Cast
  13. That's Not the Part of Him You're Leaving
  14. My Lovely Jezebel
  15. All These Strangers
  16. A Voice in the Dark

Bonus track on Japanese CD:

  1. I Hope

In Motion Pictures (2012)Edit

Elvis Costello - In Motion Pictures

In Motion Pictures

  1. Accidents Will Happen
  2. Lover's Walk
  3. Miracle Man
  4. Life Shrinks
  5. Crawling to the U.S.A.
  6. Seven Day Weekend Jimmy Cliff & Elvis Costello
  7. Days
  8. I Want You
  9. You Stole My Bell
  10. My Mood Swings
  11. Oh Well
  12. God Give Me Strength Burt Bacharach & Elvis Costello
  13. Sparkling Day
  14. She
  15. A Town Called Big Nothing The McManus Gang

Wise up Ghost (2013)Edit

Elvis Costello & The Roots - Wise Up Ghost

Wise Up Ghost

  1. Walk Us Uptown
  2. Sugar Won't Work
  3. Refuse to Be Saved
  4. Wake Me Up
  5. Tripwire
  6. Stick Out Your Tongue
  7. Come the Meantimes
  8. (She Might Be a) Grenade
  9. Cinco Minutos Con Vos
  10. Viceroy's Row
  11. Wise up Ghost
  12. If I Could Believe
  13. My New Haunt
  14. Can You Hear Me?
  15. The Puppet Has Cut His Strings

Songs on Compilations and SoundtracksEdit

Live and Unreleased SongsEdit

Songs Featuring Elvis CostelloEdit

Other SongsEdit

The songs listed below should be split into albums. (more information)
  1. Mischievous Ghost
  2. Sad About Girls
  3. Tomorrow's (Just Another Day)
  4. .....And in Every Home
  5. Are You Havin' Any Fun?
  6. Boy With a Problem (Demo)
  7. Crawling in the USA (Soundcheck)
  8. Crazy
  9. Daddy Can I Turn This
  10. Delivery Man
  11. Don't Get Above Your Raising
  12. Dr. Watson, I Presume
  13. Dust 2 ...
  14. Dust
  15. Forgive Her Anything - Outtake
  16. Georgia and Her Rival
  17. Gloomy Sunday
  18. I Felt the Chill
  19. I Turn Around
  20. I'll Make Love to You
  21. I'll Wear It Proudley (Solo Demo)
  22. Imagination Is a Powerful Deceiver
  23. It Had to Be You
  24. Judgement
  25. Kiss Like Your Kiss
  26. Love for Sale
  27. Man Called Uncle
  28. Mistress and Maid
  29. Monkey (Japanese Bonus Track)
  30. My Aim Is True
  31. Name of This Thing Is Not Love
  32. Quiet About It
  33. Scarlet Tide
  34. Seconds of Pleasure
  35. Spell That You Cast
  36. Stamping Ground
  37. Sulfur to Sugarcane
  38. That Day Is Done
  39. The King of the Unknown Sea
  40. The Sharpest Town
  41. This Town
  42. We Oughta Be Ashamed
  43. When I Was Cruel No.2
  44. Who's Gonna Help a Brother Get Further?
  45. Why Don't You Love Me (Like You Use to Do)?
  46. You've Got to Hide Your Love
  47. Stranger in the House

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