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Roy Orbison offered his song - 'Only The Lonely' to both Johnny Cash and to Elvis to record...both turned it down, so Orbinson set about recording it himself. It became his first hit after releasing in July of 1960, hitting #2 on the Billboard Top 100.

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Winona as a Flying Trapeze Gal in Roy Orbison's "A Love So Beautiful", also featuring Matthew Modine. Very haunting song and equally haunting music video.

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

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"Crying" is a rock and roll ballad written by Roy Orbison and Joe Melson that was a hit for Orbison. The song was released as a 45rpm single by Monument Records in July 1961 and made #1 on the United States Cashbox chart for a week on October 7, 1961, although it peaked at #2 on the rival Billboard Hot 100. In 2002, "Crying" was honored with a Grammy Hall of Fame Award. In 2004, Rolling Stone Magazine ranked it #69 on their list of the "500 Greatest Songs of All Time".

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Roy Orbison. omg --- Pretty Woman , the song of songs, came out at the same time as The Beatles first album. They were forever fused together.

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Roy Orbison - Crying (Monument Concert 1965) - YouTube I remember my late older brother listening to this song after he and his first girlfriend broke up. Almost 50 years ago now.

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Roy Orbison - In Dreams One of Aaron's fave songs, he doesn't know I'm pinning this, but maybe walk down the aisle to this? With the choir singing me down?

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