Elvis’ Most Popular Songs Across The World Revealed

8 January 2015, 13:57 | Updated: 8 January 2015, 14:13

Elvis Presley

Today marks what would have been Elvis Presley's 80th birthday. 38 years after his death, his impact on the world of music is still felt.

In celebration of the King, Spotify has created The Elvis Influence, a web app that connects any artist to Elvis based on artistic influence, as well as an ‘Elvisulization’ audiographic that maps his influence to famous artists of today. By entering any name into the web app, you can see and hear how they have been influenced by Elvis, directly or through other artists.

From an analysis of the listening habits of its 50 million users, Spotify has revealed that the most popular Elvis tracks globally are Suspicious Minds, Jailhouse Rock and In The Ghetto. By looking at the average streaming frequency of Elvis songs by country, Spotify can also reveal that Chile boasts the biggest Elvis fans, followed by Brazil, Argentina, Netherlands and Iceland.

Most streamed Elvis tracks globally:

  • Suspicious Minds
  • Jailhouse Rock
  • In the Ghetto
  • Can't Help Falling in Love
  • Blue Christmas
  • Always on My Mind
  • A Little Less Conversation
  • Hound Dog
  • Burning Love
  • Blue Suede Shoes

Most Streamed Elvis tracks in the UK:

  • Hound Dog
  • Suspicious Minds
  • Jailhouse Rock
  • That's all Right
  • Can't Help falling in Love
  • American Trilogy
  • Blue Christmas
  • Proud Mary
  • The Impossible dream
  • In The Ghetto

Countries with the biggest Elvis fans:

  • Chile
  • Brazil
  • Argentina
  • Netherlands
  • Iceland
  • Switzerland
  • Mexico
  • Italy
  • Australia
  • El Salvador

Watch Elvis Presley perform ‘Suspicious Minds’ live: