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Dire Straits and Mark Knopfler artist popular songs

Dire Straits was a rock group led by Mark Knopfler. This page is the combined song discography of both Dire Straits and Mark Knopfler. The greatest hit by Dire Straits was the 1985 number one hit Money For Nothing. On the rock side, Money For Nothing was also a number one song, and the biggest song of the year 1985. Mark Knopfler solo never had a top 20 song.


Popular Tune Timeline for Dire Straits and Mark Knopfler


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  1 Sultans Of Swing 3   Mar 1979  
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  2 Down To The Waterline   Apr 1979  
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  3 Water Of Love   Jun 1979  
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  4 Setting Me Up   Jul 1979  
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  5 Lady Writer 4     Aug 1979  
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  6 Tunnel Of Love 5     Nov 1980  
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  7 Skateaway 4     Jan 1981  
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  8 Romeo And Juliet 17     Mar 1981  
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  9 Expresso Love   Apr 1981  
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  10 Private Investigations   Aug 1982  
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  11 Industrial Disease 5     Jan 1983  
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  12 Going Home (Theme From The Local Hero)   Mar 1983  
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  13 Twisting By The Pool 13     Mar 1983  
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  14 Love Over Gold   Feb 1984  
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  15 Money For Nothing 1 1   Sep 1985  
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  16 One World 8     Sep 1985  
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  17 Brothers In Arms   Nov 1985  
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  18 Walk Of Life 6 3   Dec 1985  
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  19 Ride Across The River 19     Jan 1986  
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  20 So Far Away 14 10   Apr 1986  
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  21 Your Latest Trick   May 1986  
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  22 Calling Elvis 2     Sep 1991  
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  23 Heavy Fuel 1     Oct 1991  
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  24 The Bug 3     Feb 1992  
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  25 On Every Street   Feb 1992  
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  26 Darling Pretty   Mar 1996  
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  27 Cannibals   May 1996  
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  28 Wag The Dog   Jan 1998  
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  29 What It Is   Dec 2000  
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  30 Sailing To Philadelphia   May 2001  
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  31 Why Aye Man   Nov 2002  
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  32 Devil Baby   Apr 2003  
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  33 Boom, Like That   Nov 2004  
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  34 The Trawlerman's Song   Feb 2005  
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  35 Postcards From Paraguay   Jun 2005  
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  36 All The Roadrunning   May 2006  
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  37 This Is Us   Jun 2006  
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  38 Beachcombing   Aug 2006  
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  39 Punish The Monkey   Oct 2007  
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  40 Border Reiver   Sep 2009  
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  41 Early Bird   Oct 2009  
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  42 Cleaning My Gun   Dec 2009  
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  43 Beryl   2015  
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Top Pop Songs by Dire Straits and Mark Knopfler

1Money For Nothing
2Walk Of Life
3Sultans Of Swing

Top Rock Songs by Dire Straits and Mark Knopfler

1Money For Nothing
2Heavy Fuel
3Calling Elvis
4The Bug
5Tunnel Of Love
6Skateaway
7Industrial Disease
8Walk Of Life
9One World
10Twisting By The Pool

Rock Classics by Dire Straits and Mark Knopfler