Ive compared Elvis's 21 year recording career with The Beatles/ McCartney over the same period and The Beatles/McCartney give Elvis a run for his money on the Uk charts.
Elvis 55 top 10 singles
The Beatles/McCartney 45 top 10 singles ( All self composed songs )
Add in the fact both John and George had an extra # 1 more than Elvis in the Uk prior to his death
On the album side The Beatles/McCartney album weeks dwaf Elvis.
Elvis 36 top 10 uk albums weeks on chart 870, 9 of Elvis's albums hit # 1
The Beatles/MacCartney 31 top 10 uk albums weeks on chart 1,418 of which 18 hit #1
The Beatles Spent 163 weeks at the top of the Uk album chart ,compared to Elvis's 49 weeks.
I too love early Elvis ,he was so cool