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The best album by Roy Orbison is Mystery Girl which is ranked number 2,393 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 729.

Roy Orbison is ranked number 945 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 1,623.

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Roy Orbison best albums

The following albums by Roy Orbison are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

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RankAlbumArtist
1.

Mystery GirlUnited States Roy Orbison
Year of Release:1989Appears in:70 charts
Rank in 1989:35Rank Score:729
Rank in 1980s379Overall Rank:2,393
Average Rating:  75/100 (77 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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2.

Lonely And BlueUnited States Roy Orbison
Year of Release:1961Appears in:40 charts
Rank in 1961:11Rank Score:343
Rank in 1960s311Overall Rank:4,268
Average Rating:  73/100 (37 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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3.

CryingUnited States Roy Orbison
Year of Release:1962Appears in:36 charts
Rank in 1962:14Rank Score:157
Rank in 1960s525Overall Rank:7,780
Average Rating:  71/100 (38 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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4.

The Classic Roy OrbisonUnited States Roy Orbison
Year of Release:1966Appears in:9 charts
Rank in 1966:69Rank Score:112
Rank in 1960s655Overall Rank:10,134
Average Rating:  74/100 (14 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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5.

In DreamsUnited States Roy Orbison
Year of Release:1963Appears in:31 charts
Rank in 1963:35Rank Score:95
Rank in 1960s750Overall Rank:11,884
Average Rating:  73/100 (34 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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6.

The All Time Greatest Hits Of Roy Orbison
Compilation
United States Roy Orbison
Year of Release:1972Appears in:1 chart
Rank in 1972:293Rank Score:44
Rank in 1970s2,641Overall Rank:19,788
Average Rating:  75/100 (3 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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7.

Oh, Pretty WomanUnited States Roy Orbison
Year of Release:1964Appears in:15 charts
Rank in 1964:83Rank Score:33
Rank in 1960s1,253Overall Rank:22,005
Average Rating:  70/100 (15 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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8.

For The Lonely: 18 Greatest Hits
Compilation
United States Roy Orbison
Year of Release:1988Appears in:2 charts
Rank in 1988:363Rank Score:28
Rank in 1980s3,260Overall Rank:23,480
Average Rating:  76/100 (4 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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9.

The Singles Collection (1965-1973)
Compilation
United States Roy Orbison
Year of Release:1989Appears in:2 charts
Rank in 1989:396Rank Score:23
Rank in 1980s3,499Overall Rank:25,196
Average Rating:  74/100 (3 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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10.

In Dreams: The Greatest Hits
Compilation
United States Roy Orbison
Year of Release:1987Appears in:2 charts
Rank in 1987:381Rank Score:20
Rank in 1980s3,691Overall Rank:26,429
Average Rating:  78/100 (4 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Overall band rank: 945

This may not be a complete discography for Roy Orbison. This listing only shows those albums by this artist that appear in at least one chart on this site. If an album is 'missing' that you think deserves to be here, you can include it in your own chart from the My Charts page!

Roy Orbison best tracks

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1.Crying
(from the album Crying)
 87/100 (26 votes)
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2.In Dreams
(from the album In Dreams)
 86/100 (15 votes)
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3.Only The Lonely
(from the album Lonely And Blue)
 86/100 (25 votes)
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4.You Got It
(from the album Mystery Girl)
 86/100 (28 votes)
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5.She's a Mystery to Me
(from the album Mystery Girl)
 83/100 (17 votes)
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6.Cry
(from the album Lonely And Blue)
 82/100 (11 votes)
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7.Blue Bayou
(from the album In Dreams)
 82/100 (9 votes)
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8.Oh, Pretty Woman
(from the album Oh, Pretty Woman)
 80/100 (8 votes)
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9.Running Scared
(from the album Crying)
 80/100 (11 votes)
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10.I'm Hurtin'
(from the album Lonely And Blue)
 80/100 (8 votes)
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11.(All I Can Do Is) Dream You
(from the album Mystery Girl)
 79/100 (10 votes)
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12.California Blue
(from the album Mystery Girl)
 79/100 (9 votes)
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13.I'll Say It's My Fault
(from the album Lonely And Blue)
 79/100 (6 votes)
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14.Blue Angel
(from the album Lonely And Blue)
 79/100 (7 votes)
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15.Love Hurts
(from the album Crying)
 78/100 (11 votes)
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16.The Only One
(from the album Mystery Girl)
 78/100 (9 votes)
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17.Windsurfer
(from the album Mystery Girl)
 78/100 (9 votes)
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18.I Can't Stop Loving You
(from the album Lonely And Blue)
 78/100 (6 votes)
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19.The Great Pretender
(from the album Crying)
 78/100 (12 votes)
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20.The Comedians
(from the album Mystery Girl)
 77/100 (12 votes)
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Roy Orbison ratings

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78/100 (from 25 votes)
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