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Elbow is a musical group from Manchester, consisting of singer Guy Garvey, keyboardist Craig Potter, bassist Pete Turner, drummer Richard Jupp and guitarist Mark Potter. The Group was founded in 1991 under the name Mr. Soft, later changed to Soft and the band got the present name in 1997. Their first album was released In 2001 and in 2003 their second, that was very well received. The group is now a band with growing popularity, as can be seen on the chart performance of their last albums. The music from Elbow consists of well-founded musical landscapes with there over the bearing voice of the singer Guy Garvey. In 2008, Elbow the Mercury Music Prize for their album The Seldom Seen Kid and in February 2009 the Brit Award for best British band.

In september 2010, the band announced on its site to the successor of The Seldom Seen Kid will bring out in early 2011. The album Build a Rocket Boys! appeared in March 2011. The first single Lippy Kids gave them their first Top 40hit in the Netherlands. The song came to the 29th position in the list.

In 2011, Elbow in Netherlands on during Pinkpop and Lowlands. This includes recordings made for a live album.

In the autumn of 2013 came Live from Jodrell Bank , a dvd and two CDs, recorded at the foot of the Lovell radio telescope (diameter 76 m) of the Jodrell Bank Observatory in Manchester, United Kingdom.

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[hide]*1 discography

Discography[Edit]Edit

Albums[Edit]Edit

Album (s) with any charts in the

the Dutch Album Top 100

Date of

appear

Date of

entry

Highest

position

Number Of

weeks

Comments
Asleep in the back 07-05-2001 -
Cast or thousands 18-08-2003 -
Leaders of the free world 12-09-2005 17-09-2005 69 2
The seldom seen kid 17-03-2008 22-03-2008 39 25
Build a rocket boys! 08-03-2011 12-03-2011 5 38
Dead in the boat 2012 01-09-2012 11 5
The take off and landing of everything 18-03-2014 15-03-2014 4 1 *
Album (s) with chart positions in

the Flemish Ultratop 200 albums

Date of

appear

Date of

entry

Highest

position

Number Of

weeks

Comments
Leaders of the free world 2005 17-09-2005 31 5
The seldom seen kid 2008 05-04-2008 7 50
Build a rocket boys! 2011 12-03-2011 3 38
Dead in the boat 2012 01-09-2012 73 12
The take off and landing of everything 2014 22-03-2014 2 1 *

Singles[Edit]Edit

Single (s) with any charts in the

the Dutch Top 40

Date of

appear

Date of

entry

Highest

position

Number Of

weeks

Comments
Lippy kids 2011 26-02-2011 29 2 No. 36 in the Single Top 100
Single (s) with chart positions

in the Flemish Ultratop 50

Date of

appear

Date of

entry

Highest

position

Number Of

weeks

Comments
One day like this 2008 30-08-2008 tip9 -
The bones of you 2008 29-11-2008 tip13 -
Weather to fly 2009 30-05-2009 tip14 -
One day like this 2009 11-07-2009 19 3
Lippy kids 2011 12-03-2011 tip20 -
Neat little rows 17-01-2011 12-03-2011 tip36 -
Open arms 14-03-2011 16-07-2011 47 2
Lippy kids (Live at Rock Werchter 2011) 11-07-2011 23-07-2011 6 9
Dear friends 03-10-2011 22-10-2011 tip25 -
The night will always win (Live from Antwerp Lotto Arena) 05-12-2011 17/12/2011 tip25 -

Radio 2 Top 2000[Edit]Edit

Number (s) with markings

in the Radio 2 Top 2000

' 99 ' 00 ' 01 ' 02 ' 03 ' 04 ' 05 ' 06 ' 07 ' 08 ' 09 ' 10 ' 11 ' 12 ' 13
Lippy kids - - - - - - - - - - - - 1442 586 599
One day like this - - - - - - - - - - - - 228 285 237

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