Orbison Album

Various Artists

About Orbison

Roy Orbison (April 23, 1936 – December 6, 1988) was an American singer-songwriter who found the most success in the early rock and roll era from 1956 to 1964. He later enjoyed a resurgence in the late 1980s with chart success as a member of the Traveling Wilburys and with his Mystery Girl album which included the hit single "You Got It". At the height of his popularity, 22 of Orbison's songs placed on the US Billboard Top 40 chart, and six peaked in the top five, including two number one hits. In the UK, Orbison scored ten top-10 hits between 1960 and 1966, including three No. 1 singles. Born and raised in Texas, Orbison got his start in a rockabilly band in high school. According to the official Roy Orbison discography by Marcel Riesco, Orbison's first release was in March 1956 on the Je-Wel label. He broke into professional music under Sam Phillips at Sun Records in the summer of 1956, but found only marginal success there. After a couple years writing for other musicians (including "Claudette" recorded by The Everly Brothers), Orbison recorded several songs at Monument Records under producer Fred Foster starting in 1959. With Foster, Orbison and his frequent songwriting partners Joe Melson and Bill Dees tailored many of Orbison's songs for his unique voice; his most popular songs were dramatic ballads ending with emotional crescendos that showcased his powerful vocals. After his biggest hit in 1964, "Oh, Pretty Woman", Orbison continued to record and chart intermittently in the UK, but it was not until 1987 that he again found the level of popular worldwide success he had known in the early 1960s, when his original recording of "In Dreams" was used in David Lynch's film Blue Velvet. The following year, Orbison co-founded the supergroup Traveling Wilburys with George Harrison, Jeff Lynne, Bob Dylan and Tom Petty. Lynne produced Orbison's final album Mystery Girl, which was released posthumously in February 1989. 


Year:
2001
Disc#SongArtistDuration
16Roy Orbison2:09 
18Roy Orbison2:15 
19
Devil Doll
Roy Orbison2:14 
111Roy Orbison2:29 
112Roy Orbison2:20 
113Roy Orbison2:17 
114Roy Orbison2:34 
115
Mean Little Mama
Roy Orbison2:00 
116Roy Orbison2:20 
118Roy Orbison1:36 
119Roy Orbison2:00 
120Roy Orbison1:18 
121Roy Orbison1:27 
123Roy Orbison2:15 
124
The Cause of It All
Roy Orbison2:29 
125
You're Gonna Cry
Roy Orbison2:09 
127Roy Orbison2:02 
128Roy Orbison2:23 
217Roy Orbison2:16 
222Roy Orbison1:57 
226Roy Orbison2:10 
230Roy Orbison2:13 
231Roy Orbison2:14 
232Roy Orbison2:15 
233Roy Orbison2:44 
234Roy Orbison2:17 
235Roy Orbison2:29 
238Roy Orbison2:50 
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I Was a Fool
Roy Orbison2:28 
240Roy Orbison2:19 
241Roy Orbison2:21 
242Roy Orbison2:07 
243Roy Orbison2:05 
244Roy Orbison1:54 
253Joe Melson, Roy Orbison1:31 
31Wink Westerners, The Teen Kings, Roy Orbison & Teen Kings, Roy Orbison2:27 
32The Teen Kings, Roy Orbison2:49 
34Roy Orbison2:10 
37Buddy Holly, Roy Orbison2:05 
358Roy Orbison1:54 
359Roy Orbison2:17 
360Roy Orbison1:55 
361The Teen Kings, Roy Orbison1:57 
362Roy Orbison2:18 
365Roy Orbison2:07 
367The Teen Kings, Roy Orbison3:04 
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