Profile: Singer-songwriter, born April 23, 1936, Vernon, Texas, USA; died December 7, 1988 outside Nashville, Tennessee, USA. One of the few American artists to score significant British success during the "beat boom" of 1963-5, he made a comeback with the Traveling Wilburys shortly before his death at the age of 52.
Inducted into Rock And Roll Hall of Fame in 1987 (Performer). Inducted into Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1989.
children: Wesley Orbison, Alex Orbison, Roy Orbison, Jr. grandchildren: Emily Orbison, Roy Orbison III, Bo Orbison
In Groups: Class Of '55, Roy Orbison & The Candy Men, Roy Orbison And Friends, The Teen Kings, The Wink Westerners, Traveling Wilburys
Variations: Roy Orbison, Boy Orbison, Joe Melson, Obison, Orbinson, Orbision, Orbison, Orbison, R., Orbison, Roy, Oribison, Oribson, R Orbinsson, R Orbison, R, Orbison, R. Obrison, R. Orbinson, R. Orbiosn, R. Orbison, R. Orbisson, R. Orbsion, R. Orbson, R. Orgison, R. Oribson, R. Otbison, R.Orbison, Ray Arbisoun, Ray Orbison, Rob Orbison, Roy "Big O" Orbison, Roy K Orbison, Roy K. Orbison, Roy Kelton Orbison, Roy Orbinon, Roy Orbinson, Roy Orbision, Roy. Orbison, T. Orbison, You Orbison, Р. Орбисон, Рой Орбисон, Рой Орбисън, ロイ・オービソン