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Exclusive: Roy Orbison, ‘Mystery Girl – Unraveled’ Trailer

Roy Orbison
Legacy

The upcoming 25th anniversary reissue of Roy Orbison's 'Mystery Girl' won't arrive in stores until May 20, but you don't have to wait that long to get a sneak peek at the new documentary filmed for the expanded edition.

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Roy Orbison’s ‘Mystery Girl’ Receiving 25th Anniversary Reissue

Roy Orbison
Virgin

The last album Orbison recorded will be given a 25th anniversary treatment.

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25 Years Ago: Roy Orbison Releases ‘Mystery Girl’

Roy Orbison
Virgin

Roy Orbison spent much of the '70s and '80s in commercial exile. With the exception of his 1980 duet with Emmylou Harris, 'That Lovin' You Feelin' Again,' he hadn't had a Top 40 hit on the pop or country charts since the '60s. But to Orbison's credit, he never chased trends.

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Top 10 Roy Orbison Songs

Moore/Hulton Archive, Getty Images
Moore/Hulton Archive, Getty Images

From the mid-'50s through the late-'80s, Roy Orbison made his own unique brand of pop music. His earliest records were raw, frenzied rockabilly that held up with the best of 'em, while his signature drama-laced ballads had few, if any, equals. Orbison created a sound unlike anyone. A sound that was both

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25 Years Ago: Roy Orbison Dies During His Big Comeback

Hulton Archive, Getty Images
Hulton Archive, Getty Images

Roy Orbison died on Dec. 6, 1988, at age 52, during the middle of an inspiring third-act comeback with the all-star Traveling Wilburys, which also included pals and disciples Bob Dylan, George Harrison, Jeff Lynne and Tom Petty.

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