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Pop Veteran's Latest Achievement

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Elton has set a new record as the only act to secure a top 10 single in the UK charts across six different decades, according to the Official Charts Company.

 
The musician's collaboration with Dua Lipa on Cold Heart (PNAU Remix) earned the title.
 
The landmark achievement sees him overtake Elvis Presley, Cher, Cliff Richard, Michael Jackson and David Bowie, all of whom have achived top 10 tracks in five decades.
 
Elton has achieved 33 top 10 singles across his career, making his debut on the chart in 1971 with Your Song. The 1970s were his most successful periopd, landing 10 singles in the top 10, wwith Rocket Man and Don't Go Breaking My Heart amongst them.
 
Among Elton's top 10 hits are seven number-one singles, the biggest chart-topper being Candle in The Wind 1997/Something About The Way you Look Tonight, which is the UK's best-selling single of all time.
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