Label: Columbia - CK 67297,Columbia - 67297 • Series: Super Hits • Format: CD Compilation • Country: US • Genre: Rock, Pop • Style: Rock & Roll, Soft Rock, Pop Rock
Roy Orbison April 23, — December 6, was an American singer-songwriter who found the most success in Annettes Got The Hits - Audacity & Pterodacdudes - Audacity & Pterodacdudes early rock and roll era from  to He later enjoyed a resurgence in the late s with chart success as a member of the Traveling Wilburys and with his Mystery Girl album which included the hit single " You Got It ".
In the UK, Orbison scored ten top Im Hurtin - Roy Orbison - Super Hits between andincluding three No. Born and raised in Texas, Orbison got his start in a rockabilly band in high school.
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" Oh, Pretty Woman ", Orbison continued to record and chart intermittently in the UK,  but it was not until that he again found the level of popular worldwide success he had known in the early s, when his original recording of " In Dreams " was used in David Lynch's film Blue Velvet.
This discography shows main official U. According to Riesco's official Orbison discography,  there were numerous international single and album releases of importance not released in the U. There are hundreds of compilations and greatest hits of Roy Orbison released internationally. Below is a selection of all the compilation albums which have achieved global chart peaks. For a more complete list of compilation releases, see link. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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Released: Label: Telstar Records. US: Gold  US: 1, . UK: Im Hurtin - Roy Orbison - Super Hits .
UK: Silver . AUS: 2x Platinum . Single release only . At The Rock Im Hurtin - Roy Orbison - Super Hits . Roy Orbison's Greatest Hits. More of Roy Orbison's Greatest Hits. In Dreams. US : Rock And Roll Warning - Larry Raspberry And The Highsteppers - Highsteppin And Fancy Dancin, Juki .
The Classic Roy Orbison. Roy Orbison Sings Don Gibson. The Fastest Guitar Alive. Cry Softly Lonely One. Roy Orbison's Many Moods. Roy Orbison Sings. I'm Still in Love with You.
Laminar Flow. Roadie Soundtrack. Insignificance Soundtrack. In Dreams: The Greatest Hits. King of Hearts. Traveling Wilburys Vol.
Rainy Night In Georgia - Various - As Time Goes By, Isobel - Björk - Homogenious, Hungry Eyes - Various - Dirty Dancing (Original Soundtrack From The Vestron Motion Picture), Amor Mio - Lucho Gatica - Epoca De Oro, Invader? - Various - Cosmo-Notes