Roy Orbison ‎– The Best Of Roy Orbison

Arcade Records (3) ‎– ADE P 19, Arcade Records (3) ‎– ADE P19, CBS Special Products ‎– LSP 13158
Vinyl, LP, Compilation

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Oh Pretty Woman
Written-By – G. Dees*, R. Orbison*
A2 Borne On The Wind
Written-By – G. Dees*, R. Orbison*
A3 Today's Teardrops
Written-By – A. Schroeder*, G. Pitney*
A4 The Crowd
Written-By – Melson*, R. Orbison*
A5 Crying
Written-By – Melson*, R. Orbison*
A6 Evergreen
Written-By – Tanner*
A7 Candy Man
Written-By – A. Schroeder*, Ross*, Neil*
A8 Blue Angel
Written-By – Melson*, R.Orbison*
A9 Up Town
Written-By – Melson*, R. Orbison*
A10 Only The Lonely (Know The Way I Feel)
Written-By – Melson*, R. Orbison*
B1 It's Over
Written-By – G. Dees*, R. Orbison*
B2 Lana
Written-By – Melson*, R. Orbison*
B3 Leah
Written-By – R. Orbison*
B4 In Dreams
Written-By – R. Orbison*
B5 Pretty Paper
Written-By – Nelson*
B6 Blue Bayou
Written-By – Melson*, R. Orbison*
B7 Running Scared
Written-By – Melson*, R. Orbison*
B8 Falling
Written-By – R. Orbison*
B9 Goodnight
Written-By – G. Dees*, R. Orbison*
B10 Dream Baby (How Long Must I Dream)
Written-By – C. Walker*

Companies, etc.



'CBS Special Products' on release suggests this was TV-promoted, as were many Arcade issues of the time

All tracks are stereo recordings except for B1.
cat# on labels: ADE P 19
cat# on spine: ADE P19
CBS Special Products cat# LSP 13158 is in the right corner of the rear sleeve
Music Publishers
A1,A2 - Acuff-Rose Music Ltd. ℗ 1964
A3 - A. Schroeder Music Pub. Co. Ltd. ℗ 1960
A4,A5,A6,A8,A9,A10 - Acuff-Rose Music Ltd. ℗ 1971
A7 - A. Schroeder Music Pub. Co. Ltd. ℗ 1971
B1,B3,B4,B5,B6,B7,B8, - Acuff-Rose Music Pub. Co. Ltd. ℗ 1972
B2,B9 - Acuff-Rose Music Pub. Co. Ltd
B10 - Acuff-Rose Music Pub. Co. Ltd ℗ 1971

Made in England.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Etched MELYS. Stamped Runout Side A Variant 1): C LSP • 3158 • A2 MELYS. C
  • Matrix / Runout (Etched MELYS Stamped Runout Side B Variant 1): C LSP • 3158 • B2 MELYS 2 3
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Runout, Stamped Variant 2): LSP•3158•A2 1 2
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Runout, Stamped Variant 2): LSP•3158•B2 4 C
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Runout, Etched Variant 2): MELYS ADE P19-A-2
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Runout, Etched Variant 2): ADE P19-B-2 MELYS

Other Versions (3 of 3) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
ADE CS19 Roy Orbison The Best Of Roy Orbison(Cass, Comp) Arcade Records (3) ADE CS19 Netherlands 1975 Sell This Version
ADEH 19 Roy Orbison The Best Of Roy Orbison(LP, Comp) Arcade ADEH 19 Netherlands 1972 Sell This Version
LSP 13158, ADE H19 Roy Orbison The Best Of(LP, Comp) Arcade Records (3), Arcade Records (3) LSP 13158, ADE H19 Netherlands 1976 Sell This Version