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Roy Orbison

Induction category: Performer


Roy Orbison (vocals, guitar; born April 23, 1936, died December 6, 1988) Roy Orbison possessed one of the great rock and roll voices: a forceful, operatic bel canto tenor capable of dynamic crescendos. He sang heartbroken ballads and bluesy rockers alike, running ...

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