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Roy Orbison

Roy Kelton Orbison (April 23, 1936 – December 6, 1988), nicknamed "The Big O", was an influential American singer-songwriter and a pioneer of rock and roll, whose recording career spanned more than four decades. By the mid-1960s Orbison was internationally recognized for his ballads of lost love, rhythmically advanced melodies, three-octave vocal range, characteristic dark sunglasses, and sometimes distinctive usage of falsetto, typified in songs such as "Only the Lonely, "Oh, Pretty Woman", and "Crying". Read more on

Roy Orbison has 41 songs that have been featured in movies like 100 Greatest Number One Singles, Roy Orbison: The Anthology, Blue Velvet and Roy Sings Orbison. What is your favorite song by Roy Orbison?


Songs from Roy Orbison

Pretty Woman
In Dreams
Dream Baby (How Long Must I Dream)
Dream Baby
Oh Pretty Woman
Blue Bayou
Candy Man
Oh, Pretty Woman
Mean Woman Blues
A Love So Beautiful
Workin' For The Man
Blue Bayou (1961)
Life Fades Away
Go, Go, Go
I Drove All Night
Only the Lonely (Know The Way I Feel)
Penny Arcade
Running Scared
It's Over
Ooby Dooby
You Got It
You May Feel Me Crying
The Fastest Guitar Alive
Good Time Party
Medicine Man
Rollin' On
So Young
Blue Rain
In the Real World
Zig Zag
Pretty Paper
Oh, Pretty Woman (as Pretty Woman)