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Roy Orbison - Pretty Woman album

Roy Orbison - Pretty Woman album Performer: Roy Orbison
Title: Pretty Woman
Style: Pop Rock
Date of release: 1964
Country: US
Size MP3: 1470 mb
Size FLAC: 1631 mb
Rating: 4.1
Format: AU FLAC WMA MP4 WAV AA AUD

Oh, Pretty Woman" or "Pretty Woman" is a song recorded by Roy Orbison, written by Orbison and Bill Dees. It was released as a single in August 1964 on Monument Records and spent three weeks at number one on the Billboard Hot 100 from September 26, 1964, the second single by Orbison to top the US charts. It was also Orbison's third single to top the UK Singles Chart (for a total of three weeks). The record ultimately sold seven million copies and marked the high point in Orbison's career.

Inspired, Orbison started singing, "Pretty woman walking down the street. Bill Dees recalls in 1000 UK Hits by Jon Kutner and Spencer Leigh: "He sang it while I was banging my hand down on the table and by the time she returned we had the song. Orbison and his wife Claudette had recently reconciled after some tough times, but as this song was climbing the charts, Roy found out she had been cheating on him and filed for divorce. In 1966, they remarried, but two months later Claudette was killed when the motorcycle she was riding was hit by a truck.

Oh, Pretty Woman", released in 1964, was a worldwide success for Roy Orbison. In the US, the song spent three weeks at number one on the Billboard Hot 100. Recorded on the Monument Records label in Nashville, Tennessee, it was written by Roy Orbison and Bill Dees. Oh, Pretty Woman", released in 1964, was a worldwide success for Roy Orbison. Pretty woman, walkin' down the street Pretty woman the kind I like to meet Pretty woman I don't believe you, you're not the truth No one could loo. iew full lyrics.

Band Name Roy Orbison. Album Name Pretty Woman. Data de lançamento 1990. Labels The Entertainers. Estilo de MúsicaRock'n'Roll. Membros têm este álbum1. 4. Go Go Go (Down the Line).

Produced by Fred Foster. Oh, Pretty Woman Lyrics. Pretty woman, stop a while Pretty woman, talk a while Pretty woman, give your smile to me Pretty woman, yeah yeah yeah Pretty woman, look my way Pretty woman, say you'll stay with me 'Cause I need you, I'll treat you right Come with me, baby, be mine tonight. Don't walk away, hey Ok, if that's the way it must be o. .

Tracklist

A Roy Orbison And The Candy Men* Pretty Woman 2:55
B Roy Orbison And The Candy Men* Yo Te Amo Maria 3:15

Companies, etc.

  • Manufactured By – TELDEC »Telefunken-Decca« Schallplatten GmbH

Credits

  • Written-By – Dees*, Orbison*

Notes

Recorded By MONUMENT U.S.A.

Product of TELDEC »Telefunken-Decca« Schallplatten GmbH., Hamburg

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: GEMA
  • Matrix / Runout (Label side A): C 8 W-562
  • Matrix / Runout (Label side B): C 8 W-563

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
45-851 Roy Orbison And The Candy Men* Oh Pretty Woman ‎(7", Single) Monument 45-851 US 1964
FLX 3135 Roy Orbison And The Candy Men* Oh, Pretty Woman ‎(7", Mono) London Records, London American Recordings FLX 3135 Netherlands 1964
HLU 9919 Roy Orbison Oh, Pretty Woman / Yo Te Amo Maria ‎(7", Single) London Records, London American Recordings HLU 9919 Hong Kong 1964
FLX 3135 Roy Orbison Pretty Woman / Yo Te Amo Maria ‎(7", Single, Gre) London Records, London American Recordings FLX 3135 Netherlands 1964
PD. 7-8888 Roy Orbison Pretty Woman / Yo Te Amo Maria ‎(7", Single) London Records PD. 7-8888 Southern Rhodesia 1964