Roy Kelton Orbison (April 23, 1936 – December 6, 1988), also known by the nickname the Big O, was an American singer-songwriter, best known for his trademark sunglasses, distinctive, powerful voice, complex compositions, and dark emotional ballads. Orbison grew up in Texas...Wikipedia
Age: 52 (age at death)
Born: 23rd April, 1936, Vernon, Texas, United States
Died: 6th December, 1988, Hendersonville, Tennessee, United States
Height: 5' 11" (180 cm)
Claim to Fame: In Dreams (Song) (1963), Oh,Pretty Woman (Song) (1964).
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Made only one movie in his career: "The Fastest Guitar Alive" (1967) which was offered to him after Elvis Presley, his friend, turned it down.
Of Roy`s early compositions "Down The Line" was first recorded by Jerry Lee Lewis(1957), Elvis Presley recorded "Mean Woman Blues" for the film "Loving You"(1957) and The Everly Brothers had a charted hit with "Claudette"(1958)#30 US Pop, #1 UK .
Only the lonely know the way I feel tonight.
Love hurts, love scars, love wounds, and mars.
The South is losing the Civil War and the coffers are nearly empty. A group of Confederate spies steals...