Hollies

Formed 1961, Manchester, UK. Bobby Elliott was former drummer with Shane Fenton & The Fentones.
Label: Parlophone
Musicians: Allan Clarke (vcls); Tony Hicks (ld gtr); Graham Nash (gtr); Eric Haydock (bs); Bobby Elliott (drms)
Writers: Jerry Leiber/Mike Stoller
R 5052 Searching 24 Aug 1963 47-38-32-26-20-17-12-13-13-19-27-26-33-49 Pts: 174
Producers: Ron Richards
Writers: Maurice Williams
R 5077 Stay 16 Nov 1963 42-29-27-17-19-17-17 Pts: 90
    Original: Maurice Williams & The Zodiacs (Jan 1961)  
    11 Jan 1964 8-12-8-12-19-21-31-35 Pts: 138
PMC 1220 Stay With The Hollies LP 1 Feb 1964 15-13-9-7-4-3-4-3-4-4-2-5-6-5-8-7-7-6-6-8-11-17-20-19-19 Pts: 238
Producers: Ron Richards
Writers: Doris Payne/Gregory Carroll
R 5104 Just One Look 22 Feb 1964 39-20-6-5-2-3-5-6-10-18-29-35-49 Pts: 315
    Original: Doris Troy (Jul 1963); sales: 250000  
Producers: Clive Westlake/Mort Shuman
Writers: Clive Westlake/Mort Shuman
R 5137 Here I Go Again 16 May 1964 46-18-11-8-4-7-14-16-24-43-47-49 Pts: 200
GEP 8909 Hollies EP 30 May 1964 18-10-6-6-8-6-13-18 Pts: 31
GEP 8911 Just One Look EP 20 Jun 1964 15-13-13-10-xx-11-14-17-18 Pts: 24
Musicians: Allan Clarke (vcls); Tony Hicks (ld gtr); Graham Nash (gtr); Eric Haydock (bs); Bobby Elliott (drms)
Producers: Ron Richards
Writers: Lee Rainsford
R 5178 We're Through 12 Sep 1964 46-27-20-14-9-8-7-10-20-26-43 Pts: 182
Writers: Gerry Goffin/Russ Titleman
R 5232 Yes I Will 23 Jan 1965 36-25-22-15-12-14-10-9-11-17-27-37-37 Pts: 202
Writers: Clint Ballard
R 5287 I'm Alive 22 May 1965 44-23-10-4-1-2-1-1-4-7-10-18-30-36 Pts: 485
    sales: 250000; from the album Hear! Here! (1/66)  
Writers: Graham Gouldman/Charles Silverman
R 5322 Look Through Any Window 28 Aug 1965 32-11-5-5-4-7-7-14-19-30-44 Pts: 242
    from the album Hear! Here! (1/66)  
PMC 1261 Hollies LP 18 Sep 1965 19-9-9-8-9-10-10-11-12-10-10-14-17 Pts: 80
GEP 8142 I'm Alive EP 18 Sep 1965 19-13-9-9-5-5-7-5-9-7-19-20-17-19 Pts: 57
Musicians: Allan Clarke (vcls); Tony Hicks (ld gtr); Graham Nash (gtr); Eric Haydock (bs); Bobby Elliott (drms)
Writers: George Harrison
R 5392 If I Needed Someone 4 Dec 1965 42-40-26-22-22 Pts: 51
    Original: Beatles (Rubber Soul LP, 1965)  
    15 Jan 1966 23-32-41 Pts: 28
Producers: Ron Richards
Writers: Chip Taylor/Al Gorgoni
R 5409 I Can't Let Go 19 Feb 1966 43-18-7-2-2-2-3-25-26-42 Pts: 299
Musicians: Allan Clarke (vcls); Tony Hicks (ld gtr); Graham Nash (gtr); Bernie Calvert (bs); Bobby Elliott (drms)
Writers: Graham Gouldman
R 5469 Bus Stop 18 Jun 1966 19-9-6-5-8-12-19-26-37 Pts: 183
PMC 7008 Would You Believe LP 2 Jul 1966 20-18-18-26-24-21-20-16 Pts: 35
GEP 8951 I Can't Let Go EP 2 Jul 1966 10-9 Pts: 5
Musicians: Allan Clarke (vcls); Tony Hicks (ld gtr); Graham Nash (gtr); Bernie Calvert (bs); Bobby Elliott (drms)
Producers: Ron Richards
Writers: Allan Clarke/Graham Nash/Tony Hicks
R 5508 Stop Stop Stop 8 Oct 1966 27-10-4-2-2-7-8-13-19-26-42-49 Pts: 301
R 5562 On A Carousel 11 Feb 1967 34-15-7-5-4-7-12-16-27-38-50 Pts: 215
Musicians: Allan Clarke (vcls); Tony Hicks (ld gtr); Graham Nash (gtr); Bernie Calvert (bs); Dougie Wright (drms)
R 5602 Carrie Anne 27 May 1967 41-17-5-3-3-5-7-19-16-26-33 Pts: 258
PCS 7022 Evolution LP 3 Jun 1967 26-17-13-23-24-19-30-23-28-30 Pts: 44
Musicians: Allan Clarke (vcls); Tony Hicks (ld gtr); Graham Nash (gtr); Bernie Calvert (bs); Bobby Elliott (drms)
Producers: Ron Richards
Writers: Allan Clarke/Tony Hicks/Graham Nash
R 5637 King Midas In Reverse 23 Sep 1967 45-22-18-20-19-25-30-41 Pts: 90
Musicians: Allan Clarke (vcls); Tony Hicks (ld gtr); Graham Nash (gtr); Bernie Calvert (bs); Dougie Wright (drms)
Writers: Allan Clarke/Graham Nash
R 5680 Jennifer Eccles 23 Mar 1968 44-23-10-7-7-8-10-13-21-29-39 Pts: 196
PCS 7057 Hollies' Greatest Hits LP 3 Aug 1968 16-4-4-3-2-2-2-3-1-1-1-1-1-1-3-1-4-5-10-6-7-16 Pts: 345
    11 Jan 1969 16-7-20-xx-xx-xx-xx-25-23-29 Pts: 30
    6 Jun 1970 62 Pts: 1
Musicians: Allan Clarke (vcls); Tony Hicks (ld gtr); Graham Nash (gtr); Bernie Calvert (bs); Bobby Elliott (drms)
Writers: Anthony Hazzard
R 5733 Listen To Me 28 Sep 1968 33-23-13-11-12-14-15-18-23-33-46 Pts: 163
Musicians: Allan Clarke (vcls); Tony Hicks (ld gtr); Terry Sylvester (vcls, gtr); Bernie Calvert (bs); Bobby Elliott (drms)
Writers: Tony Macaulay/Geoff Stephens
R 5765 Sorry Suzanne 1 Mar 1969 33-14-12-4-3-5-7-18-27-27-32-47 Pts: 245
PCS 7078 Hollies Sing Dylan LP 3 May 1969 11-4-3-4-11-18-32 Pts: 61
Writers: Bobby Russell/Bobby Scott
R 5806 He Ain't Heavy He's My Brother 27 Sep 1969 32-16-5-5-3-4-4-11-18-25-31-35-44-50 Pts: 290
    sales: 250000  
Writers: Guy Fletcher/Doug Flett
R 5837 I Can't Tell The Bottom From The Top 11 Apr 1970 44-27-19-10-7-9-15-26-40-49 Pts: 147
Writers: Tony Macaulay/Roger Cook/Roger Greenaway
R 5862 Gasoline Alley Bred 26 Sep 1970 29-23-19-14-16-17-27 Pts: 99
Label: Polydor
Writers: Albert Hammond/Mike Hazelwood
2058 435 The Air That I Breathe 2 Feb 1974 33-26-8-3-3-3-2-4-10-24-24-32-50 Pts: 336
    sales: 250000  
    26 Nov 1988 65-64-62-67-60-76 Pts: 17
2383 428 Hollies Live Hits LP 5 Mar 1977 35-8-5-4-5-5-4-17-19-24-49-55-60 Pts: 89
Label: EMI
EMTV 11 20 Golden Greats LP 8 Jul 1978 5-2-2-2-4-5-10-13-16-23-18-23-37-47-59 Pts: 125
    3 Sep 1988 100-64-92-81-xx-xx-89 Pts: 5

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