There are just four British acts who could justify this kind of treatment: The Beatles, Rolling Stones, David Bowie and Pink Floyd.
So that's just four, all of whom made their names in the first twenty years after Elvis.
And they've all kept on adding fans with each successive generation so that they're all more popular now than when they were doing their most popular stuff.
Who's making music nowadays that you'll be able to say the same about?
Who's come along since 1975 who might get the V&A treatment in 2026?