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"CRYING" by Roy Orbison and kd Lang. You, simply, cannot beat this version -   (Music Video from the film, "Hiding Out."

Music video for "Crying" by Roy Orbison and k d lang, from the film "Hiding Out". Features clips from the film starring Jon Cryer and Annabeth Gish

Roy Orbison performs "Oh, Pretty Woman" as the finale of the Black & White Night Concert. Backed by Bruce Springsteen, Elvis Costello, James Burton, Glen D. Hardin, Tom Waits, kd lang, Jackson Browne, Bonnie Raitt, JD Souther, T Bone Burnett, Steven Soles, and Jennifer Warnes. Recorded September 30, 1987.

Roy Orbison performs "Oh, Pretty Woman" as the finale of the Black & White Night Concert. Backed by Bruce Springsteen, Elvis Costello, James Burton, Glen D.

r.cRoy Orbison offered his song - 'Only The Lonely' to both Johnny Cash and to Elvis to record...both turned it down, so Orbinson set about recording it himself. It became his first hit after releasing in July of 1960, hitting #2 on the Billboard Top 100.

Roy Orbison sings the only Christmas song he ever released on his TV show :-).

"Crying" is a rock and roll ballad written by Roy Orbison and Joe Melson that was a hit for Orbison. The song was released as a 45rpm single by Monument Records in July 1961 and made #1 on the United States Cashbox chart for a week on October 7, 1961, although it peaked at #2 on the rival Billboard Hot 100. In 2002, "Crying" was honored with a Grammy Hall of Fame Award. In 2004, Rolling Stone Magazine ranked it #69 on their list of the "500 Greatest Songs of All Time".

American born singer-songwriter Roy Orbison was one of the most influential musicians of the Rock n’ Roll era and is probably most well-known for his fantastic hit 1965 hit, “Oh, Pretty…

Roy Orbison’s Texan roots offer a glimpse into his rockabilly music, but it’s his personal style of jet-black hair and ubiquitous black sunglasses that made his octave-changing vocals all the more fascinating.

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Roy Orbisons Texan roots offer a glimpse into his rockabilly music, but its his personal style of jet-black hair and ubiquitous black sunglasses that made his octave-changing vocals all the more fascinating.

The most famous recording studio in the world. Considered the birthplace of Rock n' Roll, Sun Studio, Johnny Cash, Elvis Presley and Roy Orbison all recorded here.  Rock.

Tennessee, Memphis - Sun Studio - The most famous recording studio in the world. Considered the birthplace of Rock n' Roll, Sun Studio, Johnny Cash, Elvis Presley and Roy Orbison all recorded here.

Roy Orbison - Oh, Pretty Woman (+playlist)  yeah you!  ;-)

Roy Kelton Orbison (April 1936 – December was an American singer-songwriter, best known for his distinctive, powerful voice, complex compositions, and dark emotional ballads.

Roy Orbison - "You Got It." Roy is an icon in the world of rock. Adored by singers of his own genre, his style will never be duplicated.

Roy Orbison - You Got It This song was co-written by Tom Petty, which explains why it's my favorite Roy Orbison song. :) Also, the backing vocals on the original recording are done by the rest of the Traveling Wilburys.

Mike's all-time favorite Roy Orbison: Singer/Songwriter w/ classics such as Blue Bayou, Only The Lonely, Ooby Dooby, Crying, and Oh Pretty Woman (w/ his trademark vibrato/growl!)

Mike's all-time favorite Roy Orbison: Singer/Songwriter w/ classics such as Blue Bayou, Only The Lonely, Ooby Dooby, Crying, and Oh Pretty Woman (w/ his trademark vibrato/growl!

theBERRY’s Afternoon Daily Randomness : theBERRY. Good Music Doesn't Have An Expiration Date. #Quote

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I love when my parents say, "How do you know that song? That song was popular when I was a teenager." And I always tell them that music doesn't have an expiration date.

The Traveling Wilburys: Roy Orbison, George Harrison, Bob Dylan, Tom Petty, and Jeff Lynne.   *absolutely loved them*

The Traveling Wilburys: Tom Petty, Jeff Lynne, Bob Dylan, George Harrison & Roy Orbison.

Roy Orbison and Friends - "Dream Baby" - from "Black and White Night" Great hero sings great song--nuff sed

Roy Orbison and this all-star cast of friends (Bruce Springsteen, k. lang, Elvis Costello and more) perform Roy's "Dream Baby," recorded in 1962 on the Mon.

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