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Roy Orbison
   had a U.K. Number One single with   
Only The Lonely (Know How I Feel)
October 15 1960 for 3 weeks
Roy Orbison
   had a U.K. Number One single with   
It's Over
June 20 1964 for 2 weeks
Roy Orbison
   had a U.K. Number One single with   
Oh, Pretty Woman
October 10 1964 for 3 weeks
Roy Orbison
   has been a vocalist in   
The Traveling Wilburys
Roy Orbison
   released the single   
Only the Lonely (Know How I Feel)
1960; 2 weeks as U.K.#1; peaked at #2 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100; included in Rolling Stone magazine's "500 Greatest Songs of All Time"; inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 1999
Roy Orbison
   released the single   
Crying
1961; peaked at #2 on the U.S. Billboard chart; included in Rolling Stone magazine's "500 Greatest Songs of All Time"; inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 2002
Roy Orbison
   released the single   
Running Scared
1961; 1 week as U.S. #1
Roy Orbison
   released the single   
In Dreams
1963; Peaked at #7 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100; listed in Rolling Stone magazine's "500 Greatest Songs of All Time"
Roy Orbison
   released the song   
Communication Breakdown
1966
Roy Orbison
   appeared in   
The Fastest Guitar Alive
1967
Roy Orbison
   sang the song   
I Drove All Night
Song written by Billy Steinberg and Tom Kelly for Roy Orbison who recorded it in 1987 but did not release it until 1992. Also released by Cyndi Lauper (1989).
Roy Orbison
   performed   
Ooby Dooby
Roy Orbison
   sang   
I Drove All Night
Crying
   was released by   
Roy Orbison
1961 - inducted in 2002
Oh, Pretty Woman
   was released by   
Roy Orbison
1964 - inducted in 1999
Only the Lonely (Know How I Feel)
   was released by   
Roy Orbison
1960 - inducted in 1999; included in Rolling Stone magazine's "500 Greatest Songs of All Time"
Roy Orbison
   sang   
After The Love Has Gone
Roy Orbison
   sang   
Born To Be Loved By You
Roy Orbison
   is a character in the song   
"Thunder Road"
Bruce Springsteen
Roy Orbison
   reached no. 1 in the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 with   
Oh, Pretty Woman
For 3 weeks in 1964; included in Rolling Stone magazine's "500 Greatest Songs of All Time"
Roy Orbison
   is buried in   
Westwood Village Memorial Park, CA, U.S.A.
Singer, 1936-1988, Songs, Only The Lonely, Oh Pretty Women, I Drove All Night
Roy Orbison
   released the single   
It's Over
1964; two weeks as U.K. #1; peaked at #9 on the Billboard Hot 100
The Fastest Guitar Alive (1967)
   starred   
Roy Orbison, Sammy Jackson and Maggie Pierce
Director: Michael D. Moore. Also starred Iron Eyes Cody and Ben Lessy.






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