Mark Knopfler

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Mark Freuder Knopfler, OBE (born August 12, 1949, Glasgow, Scotland) is a guitarist, singer, and songwriter. Although best-known as the lead guitarist and vocalist for the band Dire Straits (1977 - 1995), Mark has also made albums as a solo performer and played in other bands (such as the Notting Hillbillies). He has also performed on work by other artists, such as Bob Dylan, Eric Clapton and Chet Atkins, and produced albums for artists such as Tina Turner, Randy Newman, and (again) Bob Dylan. Read more about Mark Knopfler on Last.fm.

Type: Person (Male)
Area: United Kingdom
Born: 1949-08-12
Tags: rock classic rock singer-songwriter guitar blues

ACHIEVEMENTS

SONGS
5
SONG WEEKS
54
WEEKS @ #1
2
FIRST WEEK
39/04
LAST WEEK
42/12
ALBUMS
13
ALBUM WEEKS
1,904
WEEKS @ #1
23
FIRST WEEK
12/03
LAST WEEK
08/19

SONGS

Peak Title First Week Weeks Last Week
#20
1 wk

39/04 - 48/04 wks: 14
39/04 14 48/04
#29
2 wks

40/09 - 44/09 wks: 5
40/09 5 44/09
#40
2 wks

39/12 - 42/12 wks: 4
39/12 4 42/12
#1
2 wks

14/05 - 21/06 wks: 30
14/05 30 21/06
#17
1 wk

Mark Knopfler and Emmylou Harris
20/06 - 20/06 wks: 1
20/06 1 20/06
#1 39/04 54 42/12

ALBUMS

Peak Title First Week Weeks Last Week
#1
4 wks
All The Roadrunning by  Mark Knopfler  and  Emmylou Harris
Mark Knopfler and Emmylou Harris
16/06 - 14/15 wks: 242
16/06 242 14/15
#36
1 wk

Soundtrack featuring Mark Knopfler and Evelyn Glennie
14/16 - 21/16 wks: 11
14/16 11 21/16
#1
2 wks

47/18 - 07/19 wks: 123
47/18 123 07/19
#1
1 wk
Get Lucky by  Mark Knopfler
37/09 - 16/15 wks: 205
37/09 205 16/15
#19
1 wk
Golden Heart by  Mark Knopfler
13/15 - 16/15 wks: 4
13/15 4 16/15
#2
4 wks
Kill To Get Crimson by  Mark Knopfler
37/07 - 24/08 wks: 160
37/07 160 24/08
#3
2 wks
Private Investigations: The Very Best Of by  Dire Straits  and  Mark Knopfler
Dire Straits and Mark Knopfler
44/05 - 08/19 wks: 502
44/05 502 08/19
#94
1 wk
Private Investigations. The Best Of Dire Straits & Mark Knopfler by  Mark Knopfler  and  Dire Straits
Mark Knopfler and Dire Straits
10/13 - 11/14 wks: 3
10/13 3 11/14
#1
4 wks
Privateering by  Mark Knopfler
36/12 - 06/15 wks: 221
36/12 221 06/15
#44
1 wk
Real Live Roadrunning by  Mark Knopfler  and  Emmylou Harris
Mark Knopfler and Emmylou Harris
46/06 - 47/06 wks: 2
46/06 2 47/06
#1
1 wk
Shangri-la by  Mark Knopfler
39/04 - 23/05 wks: 143
39/04 143 23/05
#46
1 wk
The Ragpicker's Dream by  Mark Knopfler
12/03 - 14/15 wks: 5
12/03 5 14/15
#1
11 wks
Tracker by  Mark Knopfler
12/15 - 45/16 wks: 283
12/15 283 45/16
#1 12/03 1,904 08/19