Roy Orbison

Roy Orbison
Aliases
Roy Orbison and The Roses
Roy Orbison with Orchestra & Chorus
Real name
Roy Kelton Orbison
Born
April 23, 1936
Died
December 6, 1988
Country
United States
IPI
00022974973
00130059417
00130158611
Member of
The Teen Kings
Traveling Wilburys
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Songs written by Roy Orbison

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
Almost Eighteen Roy Orbison Roy Orbison January 1959 Covered by (2 artists)
A Love So Beautiful Roy Orbison, Jeff Lynne Roy Orbison January 1989 Covered by (9 artists)
Best Friend Roy Orbison, Bill Dees Roy Orbison June 1967 Covered by Johnny Cash
Blue Angel Roy Orbison, Joe Melson Roy Orbison with Bob Moore's Orch. & Chorus August 1960 Covered by (4 artists)
Blue Bayou Roy Orbison, Joe Melson Roy Orbison July 1963 Covered by (82 artists)
Borne on the Wind Roy Orbison, Bill Dees Roy Orbison February 1964 Covered by Ray Pilgrim with Gerry Glenn & His Orchestra
Breakin' Up Is Breakin' My Heart Roy Orbison, Bill Dees Roy Orbison January 1966 Covered by Ted Herold
California Blue Roy Orbison, Tom Petty, Jeff Lynne Roy Orbison January 1989 Covered by (16 artists)
Careless Heart Roy Orbison, Albert Hammond, Diane Warren Roy Orbison January 1989 Covered by (3 artists)
Cast Iron Arm Roy Orbison, Norman Petty, Jim Scott Peanuts Wilson November 1957 Covered by (7 artists)
Claudette Roy Orbison Roy Orbison 1984 Covered by (12 artists)
Crawling Back Roy Orbison, Bill Dees Roy Orbison October 1965 Covered by P.J. Proby
Crying Roy Orbison, Joe Melson Roy Orbison with Bob Moore's Orch. & Chorus July 1961 Covered by (79 artists)
Domino Roy Orbison, Norman Petty Roy Orbison 1973 Covered by (2 artists)
End of the Line Bob Dylan, George Harrison, Roy Orbison, Tom Petty, Jeff Lynne Traveling Wilburys October 18, 1988 Covered by (9 artists)
Falling Roy Orbison Roy Orbison May 1963 Covered by (3 artists)
Go! Go! Go! Roy Orbison Roy Orbison and Teen Kings May 1, 1956 Covered by (23 artists)
Good Time Party Roy Orbison, Bill Dees Roy Orbison June 1967 Covered by Bob Moore and His Orchestra
Handle with Care Bob Dylan, George Harrison, Roy Orbison, Tom Petty, Jeff Lynne Traveling Wilburys October 18, 1988 Covered by (12 artists)
Heading for the Light Bob Dylan, George Harrison, Roy Orbison, Tom Petty, Jeff Lynne Traveling Wilburys October 18, 1988 Covered by Ed Payne
How Do You Start Over Roy Orbison, Bill Dees Roy Orbison January 12, 1970 Covered by Bob Luman
(I Get So) Sentimental Roy Orbison, Joe Melson Roy Orbison July 1965 Covered by Bob Luman
I'm in a Blue, Blue Mood Roy Orbison, Joe Melson Conway Twitty May 1961 Covered by Roy Orbison
In Dreams Roy Orbison Roy Orbison February 1963 Covered by (30 artists)
It's Over Roy Orbison, Bill Dees Roy Orbison April 1964 Covered by (23 artists)
I've Had My Moments Roy Orbison, Joe Melson, Ray Rush David Box August 1962 Covered by Alan Leatherwood
Lana Roy Orbison, Joe Melson The Velvets featuring Virgil Johnson August 1961 Covered by (8 artists)
Léah Roy Orbison Roy Orbison with Bob Moore's Orch. & Chorus August 1962 Covered by (5 artists)
Lookin' for Love Roy Orbison, Joe Melson Bobby Vee and The Crickets 1962 Covered by (2 artists)
Mama Roy Orbison, Joe Melson, Ray Rush Roy Orbison June 1962 Covered by Arlene Harden
My Friend Roy Orbison, Bill Dees Roy Orbison March 1969 Covered by Arlene Harden
Not Alone Any More Bob Dylan, George Harrison, Roy Orbison, Tom Petty, Jeff Lynne Traveling Wilburys October 18, 1988 Covered by (3 artists)
Oh, Pretty Woman Roy Orbison, Bill Dees Roy Orbison and The Candy Men August 1964 Covered by (108 artists)
One More Time Roy Orbison Roy Orbison 1975 Covered by Carlos and The Bandidos
Only the Lonely (Know the Way I Feel) Roy Orbison, Joe Melson Roy Orbison with Bob Moore's Orch. & Chorus May 1960 Covered by (43 artists)
Paper Boy Roy Orbison Roy Orbison with Orchestra & Chorus September 1959 Covered by Alan Leatherwood
Pistolero Roy Orbison, Bill Dees Roy Orbison June 1967 Covered by (3 artists)
Rattled Bob Dylan, George Harrison, Roy Orbison, Tom Petty, Jeff Lynne Traveling Wilburys October 18, 1988 Covered by Ed Payne
River Roy Orbison, Bill Dees Roy Orbison June 1967 Covered by Bob Moore and His Orchestra
Rollin' On Roy Orbison, Bill Dees Roy Orbison June 1967 Covered by Waldemar Matuška
Running Scared Roy Orbison, Joe Melson Roy Orbison with Bob Moore's Orch. & Chorus March 1961 Covered by (24 artists)
See Ruby Fall Johnny Cash, Roy Orbison Johnny Cash October 1969 Covered by (2 artists)
So Long I'm Gone Roy Orbison Warren Smith April 15, 1957 Covered by (2 artists)
So Young Roy Orbison, Roger Christian, Mike Curb Roy Orbison April 1970 Covered by (2 artists)
Sugar Man Roy Orbison, Bill Dees Roy Orbison September 1968 Covered by Bob Luman
The Crowd Roy Orbison, Joe Melson Roy Orbison June 1962 Covered by (2 artists)
The Fastest Guitar Alive Roy Orbison, Bill Dees Roy Orbison June 1967 Covered by (2 artists)
There Won't Be Many Coming Home Roy Orbison, Bill Dees Roy Orbison November 25, 1966 Covered by Jiří Korn
Tweeter and the Monkey Man Bob Dylan, George Harrison, Roy Orbison, Tom Petty, Jeff Lynne Traveling Wilburys October 18, 1988 Covered by (5 artists)
Up Town Roy Orbison, Joe Melson Roy Orbison November 1959 Covered by Robert Gordon
Walk On Roy Orbison, Bill Dees Roy Orbison June 1968 Covered by (2 artists)
What Kind of Love Roy Orbison, Will Jennings, Rodney Crowell Rodney Crowell May 19, 1992 Covered by Mike Walker
When the Blue Hour Comes Roy Orbison, Will Jennings, Rodney Crowell Rodney Crowell 1986 Covered by Joan Osborne
Wild Hearts Time Roy Orbison, Will Jennings Roy Orbison June 24, 1985 Covered by Glenn Gregory and Claudia Brücken
Workin' for the Man Roy Orbison Roy Orbison with Bob Moore's Orch. & Chorus August 1962 Covered by (3 artists)
Yo te amo Maria Roy Orbison, Bill Dees Roy Orbison and The Candy Men August 1964 Covered by (3 artists)
You Got It Roy Orbison, Tom Petty, Jeff Lynne Roy Orbison January 1989 Covered by (27 artists)
You've Got Love Roy Orbison, Norman Petty, Johnny Wilson The Crickets November 1957 Covered by Teddie Palmer