Roy Orbison



Roy Orbison

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Active
1953 to 1988
Born
April 23, 1936 in Vernon
Died
December 6, 1988
Location
Vernon, TX, United States
Genres
Jazz
Biography
Roy Kelton Orbison was a singer, songwriter and musician nicknamed the Big O and known for his darkly emotional ballods and strong voice. He was born on April 23, 1936 in Vernon, Texas and died at the age of 32 on December 6, 1988 in Hendersonville, Tennessee. In just four years from 1960 to 1964, 22 of Orbison's songs made it onto the Billboard Top 40 chart, including "Only the Lonely" and "Oh, Pretty Woman." He won six Grammy Awards, including a oosthumous Lifetime Achievement Award in 1998. He had been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame one year earlier.
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Black & White Night 30 (Live)

Black & White Night 30 (Live)

Roy Orbison February 24, 2017

19 Tracks

Collected

Collected

Roy Orbison July 1, 2016

71 Tracks

Big 'O'

Big 'O'

Roy Orbison December 4, 2015

15 Tracks

The Fastest Guitar Alive

The Fastest Guitar Alive

Roy Orbison December 4, 2015

10 Tracks

Sings Don Gibson

Sings Don Gibson

Roy Orbison December 4, 2015

12 Tracks

One of the Lonely Ones

One of the Lonely Ones

Roy Orbison December 4, 2015

12 Tracks

Roy Orbison: The MGM Years 1965 - 1973 (Remastered)

Roy Orbison: The MGM Years 1965 - 1973 (Remastered)

Roy Orbison October 23, 2015

50 Tracks

Playlist: The Very Best of Roy Orbison

Playlist: The Very Best of Roy Orbison

Roy Orbison September 3, 2015

14 Tracks

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