Roy Orbison April 1964: Legendary American rock 'n' roll singer Roy Orbison (1936 - 1988) at Dolphin Square in London

Roy Orbison April 1964: Legendary American rock 'n' roll singer Roy Orbison (1936 - 1988) at Dolphin Square in London

The Beatles backstage at the Roy Orbison tour with Gerry and the Pacemakers.

When the Beatles Toured With Roy Orbison, They Hated Following Him

The Beatles backstage at the Roy Orbison tour with Gerry and the Pacemakers.

Roy Kelton Orbison  began his career in the 1950's, becoming the biggest selling artist of the early 1960's. He suffered many tragedies in the late 1960's. When he decided to record again, it was one of the most anticipated comebacks in music history.  "She's a Mystery to Me" is the single from Roy Orbison's 1989 album, 'Mystery Girl'. The track was written for Orbison by Bono and The Edge of U2. The album 'Mystery Girl' received its name from the song.

Roy Kelton Orbison began his career in the 1950's, becoming the biggest selling artist of the early 1960's. He suffered many tragedies in the late 1960's. When he decided to record again, it was one of the most anticipated comebacks in music history. "She's a Mystery to Me" is the single from Roy Orbison's 1989 album, 'Mystery Girl'. The track was written for Orbison by Bono and The Edge of U2. The album 'Mystery Girl' received its name from the song.

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

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

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.

Style Icon: Roy Orbison

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.

Elvis Presley last met Roy Orbison  Vegas 1976. Orbison was in the audience and Presley introduced him on stage... "Quite simply, the greatest singer in the world, Roy Orbison".  Barbara Orbison, the widow of Roy Orbison, died Dec. 6 on the 23rd anniversary of his death. She was 60.

Elvis Presley last met Roy Orbison Vegas 1976. Orbison was in the audience and Presley introduced him on stage... "Quite simply, the greatest singer in the world, Roy Orbison". Barbara Orbison, the widow of Roy Orbison, died Dec. 6 on the 23rd anniversary of his death. She was 60.

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