29: Blue Suede Shoes

NeilTop 30 - Songs by Elvis Presley

Entered Top 40s: 16 March 1957
Entry Point: 17
Highest Chart: 14
Weeks In: 6
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There is something iconic about Blue Suede Shoes. I suspect that if you asked people to name songs most associated with Elvis – not necessarily their favourites – this one would rank pretty highly in their lists. With iconic, however, you often get cliched as well – this is a good case in point for me – which probably accounts for me listing it this far down the Countdown.