|Real Name/Full Name:
|Declan Patrick MacManus
|69 years old
|August 25, 1954
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):
|Yes (Matthew, Dexter, Frank Harlan)
|Is Elvis Costello Gay?:
|Net Worth in 2024:
Declan Patrick MacManus is a famous songwriter and singer who has won several awards until now. He has been one of the greatest artists of all time as per ROLLING STONE. His debut album, MY AIM IS TRUE, was released in 1977, which is critically acclaimed worldwide. His second album was THIS YEAR’S MODEL got released in 1978. All of his first three albums got into one of the greatest albums lists of all time. He has also written several songs along with other writers.
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Early Life & Biography
He was born on 25th August in the year 1954 in Paddington in London. He is the son of Ross and Lilian MacManus. His father was a jazz trumpeter who used to sing with JOE LOSS ORCHESTRA. He used to live in Twickenham with his family and used to go to ST. EDMUND CATHOLIC PRIMARY SCHOOL.
Later on, he took admission in MYERS SECONDARY MODERN R.C. SCHOOL. At the age of 16, he shifted to Birkenhead along with his mother. He formed a duo band with Allan Mayes called RUSTY. He completed his studies from ST. FRANCIS XAVIER’S COLLEGE. He has worked as a data entry employee and other offices to support himself. In the year 1974, he went to London and formed the band titled FLIP CITY.
He got married to Mary Burgoyne in the year 1974 and had a son named Matthew. He got into a relationship with Bebe Buell, and she was also his inspiration behind some songs. In the year 1985, he got into a relationship with Cait O’Riordan. Both of them married in 1986, but their marriage ended in divorce in 2002.
In the year 2003, he got married to Diana Krall, and they were blessed with twin sons on 6th December in 2006. He watched the movie THE ANIMALS FILM and became a vegetarian. He is also a great fan of football and has appeared in UEFA CHAMPION LEAGUE FINAL 2005. In the year 2018, he also had cancer and got recovered through surgery.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on August 25 1954, Elvis Costello is 69 years old as of today’s date 25th February 2024. His height is 1.7m tall, and his weight is 73kg.
His first song, LESS THAN ZERO, was released on 25th March in 1977, and his debut album, MY AIM IS TRUE, was also released in the same year, which became successful. In the year 1978, another album got released titled THIS YEAR’S MODEL. His third album got released in the year 1979 titled ARMED FORCES. His song, OLIVER’S ARMY, ranked on one of the highest chart singles.
He recorded and toured with the ATTRACTIONS for more than ten years. He has co-written songs like GRACE OF MY HEART, COLD MOUNTAIN and many more. He has also won many awards due to his remarkable contribution in the field of music. He is a person who has worked hard to get into this field and has never failed his fans. He is an inspiration to several music artists and singers all over the world.
Awards & Achievements
He has won many awards for his remarkable songwriting and singing. Here are some of the major awards won by him:
- BAFTA TV AWARD in 1992
- GEMINI AWARDS in 2010
- Nominated for GRAMMY AWARDS in 2007, 2005, 2003, 1999, and 2011.
- MTV VIDEO MUSIC AWARDS in 1989
- Nominated for Satellite awards in 1997
- GRAMMY AWARDS in 2020
Net Worth & Salary of Elvis Costello in 2024
The net worth of Elvis Costello is around $80 million as of February 2024, which he has earned by working as a singer and songwriter. He has worked hard to achieve wealth in his career. By signing record deals and doing live concerts, he has been able to gain lots of money.
Elvis Costello lives a happy life with his wife in the United States. He has worked hard to achieve so much fame and name in the world. Not only has he gained a lot of fame, but he has also won many awards, including Grammy for his work in the music industry. He has done odd jobs after completing his studies and supported himself without being a burden on his family. He has performed at RIOT FEST in the year 2012 in Chicago. He has worked with several music labels and records. The major genres in his albums are new wave, punk rock, power pop, and pub rock. He is also involved in several philanthropic works.