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When The Greatest Hits was released, it became the band's third consecutive album to debut at No. A second new single from the collection, "Inner Smile", was released at the end of 2000, also reaching No. The video for "Inner Smile" featured a homage to Elvis Presley (and specifically his '68 Comeback Special shows) with lead singer Sharleen Spiteri dressed and made up to look like Elvis in his famous black leather suit.
In July 2001, a remix of "I Don't Want A Lover" was released which made the UK Top 20.
The single, which was not included on the album, was more successful and returned the band to the UK Top 20, peaking at No. Texas released their third album, Ricks Road in November 1993. The music video for "You Owe It All to Me" was directed by Dani Jacobs, and was filmed in Arizona and features Spiteri and Mc Erlaine filmed in the style of a road movie with the pair encountering another version of themselves along the way.
It was preceded by two more Top 40 singles, "So Called Friend" (UK #30) and "You Owe It All to Me" (UK #39). A third single from the album, "So In Love With You", reached No. Following an endorsement by then Radio 1 presenter Chris Evans on his Channel 4 show TFI Friday in 1997, Texas came back to the music scene with the international hit "Say What You Want".
The band released their debut album, Southside, in March 1989, which charted at No.
3 on the UK Album Charts and was certified Gold by the BPI.
In October 2000, Texas released their first compilation album, The Greatest Hits.
Texas made their performing debut in March 1988 at the University of Dundee.Follow up album, The Hush (1999) was also successful, debuting at number one on the UK album charts and certified triple platinum.The band's Greatest Hits album, released in 2000, was another big seller, again debuting at number one and also being certified six-times platinum.The band's fortunes changed in 1997 with the release of their White on Blonde album which entered the UK Albums Chart at number one and became their biggest seller.To date it has been certified six-times platinum in the UK.