30 Years Ago Today- Roy Orbison Dies at 52 (Watch “Crying” Live in ’64)

30 years ago today (12/6/88), legendary American singer Roy Orbison died at age 52 of a heart attack. Orbison Scored the 1964 UK & US No.1 single ‘Pretty Woman’, plus over 20 US & 30 UK Top 40 singles including ‘Only the Lonely’ and ‘Crying’. Formed his first band The Wink Westerners in 1949, was a member of The Traveling Wilburys (known as Lefty Wilbury) with Bob Dylan, George Harrison, Jeff Lynne and Tom Petty and had the 1988 UK No.21 single ‘Handle With Care’. Check out the legendary voice unlike any other perform “Crying” live in ’64

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