Tracklist

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# Title Rating Length
1 Only the Lonely
5 2:28
2 In Dreams
4 2:50
3 It's Over
2:49
4 Crying
5 2:47
5 Blue Angel
2:52
6 Working for the Man
2:27
7 Running Scared
2:13
8 I'm Hurtin'
2:45
9 Blue Bayou
2:30
10 Oh Pretty Woman
4.2 2:59

Credits

Medium 1

drums (drum set):
Buddy Harman (1964-08-01) (track 10)
guitar:
Jerry Kennedy (1964-08-01) (track 10)
Wayne Moss (1964-08-01) (track 10)
Billy Sanford (guitar) (1964-08-01) (track 10)
harmonica:
Charlie McCoy (white blues harmonica player, 1960s-present) (1964-08-01) (track 10)
double bass [upright bass]:
Bob Moore (U.S. bassist and bandleader) (1964-08-01) (track 10)
percussion:
Paul Garrison (1964-08-01) (track 10)
saxophone:
Boots Randolph (1964-08-01) (track 10)
piano:
Floyd Cramer (1964-08-01) (track 10)
12 string guitar [12 string guitar Epiphone]:
Roy Orbison (1964-08-01) (track 10)
composer:
William Dees (tracks 3, 10)
Joe Melson (tracks 1, 4–5, 7–9)
Roy Orbison (tracks 1–5, 7–10)
Roy Orbison (1962) (track 6)
lead vocals:
Roy Orbison (1964-08-01) (track 10)
lyricist:
William Dees (track 10)
Joe Melson (track 8)
Roy Orbison (tracks 2, 8, 10)
Joe Melson (1961) (tracks 4, 7)
Roy Orbison (1961) (tracks 4, 7)
Roy Orbison (1962) (track 6)
Joe Melson (1963) (track 9)
Roy Orbison (1963) (track 9)
producer:
Fred Foster (track 2)
Fred Foster (1961-02-27) (track 7)
Fred Foster (1961-06-27) (track 4)
publisher:
Acuff Rose Music Ltd. (tracks 1, 3, 10)
Roy Orbison Music Company (tracks 2, 10)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 10)
was commissioned by:
sampled by:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 69) (track 4)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 222) (track 10)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 312) (track 2)
is the basis for:
Fytti katta (track 10)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
En rêve (In Dreams) (track 2)
Llorando (version of Orbison and Melson's "Crying") (track 4)
Pretty Woman (track 10)
Rakkauden saari (track 9)
Schönes Madl (track 10)
尋夢 (track 2)
later versions:
recording of:
Blue Angel (track 5)
Blue Bayou (track 9)
I'm Hurtin' (track 8)
It’s Over (track 3)
Only the Lonely (1960-05) (track 1)
Running Scared (1961-02-27) (track 7)
Crying (1961-06-26) (track 4)
Working for the Man (1962) (track 6)
In Dreams (1963-01-14) (track 2)
Oh, Pretty Woman (Roy Orbison song) (1964-08-01) (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 1)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 1)

Release

ASIN: US: B000002BA0 [info]