P.J. Proby



P.J. Proby

Rating
Active
1957
Born
November 6, 1938
Location
Houston, Texas, United States
Genres
Pop
Biography
P.J. Proby (born James Marcus Smith, November 6, 1938) is an American singer, songwriter, and actor. He has also portrayed Elvis Presley and Roy Orbison in musical theater productions. The stage name P.J. Proby was suggested by a friend, Sharon Sheeley, who had a boyfriend of that name at high school. Proby recorded the singles "Hold Me", "Somewhere" and "Maria". In 2008, he turned 70 and EMI released the Best of the EMI Years 1961-1972. He still writes and records on his own independent record label, Select Records, and performs in the UK in Sixties concerts.

Top Songs by P.J. Proby


Yesterday Has Gone

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Burning Love

Burning Love

P.J. Proby February 1, 2016

1 Tracks

He

He

P.J. Proby February 1, 2016

1 Tracks

Loud Perfume / My Troubles

Loud Perfume / My Troubles

P.J. Proby February 5, 2015

2 Tracks

We Are One

We Are One

P.J. Proby September 3, 2014

1 Tracks

Somewhere / Maria

Somewhere / Maria

P.J. Proby August 17, 2012

2 Tracks

Legend

Legend

P.J. Proby December 1, 2009

12 Tracks

20th Century Hits

20th Century Hits

P.J. Proby October 1, 2008

10 Tracks

Best Of The EMI Years (1961-1972)

Best Of The EMI Years (1961-1972)

P.J. Proby June 23, 2008

25 Tracks

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