Editors’ Notes This is the 107-song collection that Roy Orbison clearly deserves. Bringing together songs from every era and record label in one place, The Soul of Rock and Roll allows the listener to hear Orbison's evolution from an early Sun Records rockabilly rocker to the Monument Records artist who recorded some of the most dramatic pop of the early ‘60s and eventually re-emerged in the ‘80s with an enviable set of allies in record producers Jeff Lynne, T-Bone Burnett, Brian Eno, and Rick Rubin, and movie directors David Lynch and Wim Wenders, who understood the overlooked majesty of the man's work and saw to it that he did not go on ignored. Whether it's the initial youthful flash of "Ooby Dooby," or the paranoiac orchestration driving "Running Scared," "Only the Lonely," "Dream Baby" or "In Dreams," Orbison was a singer of stunning virtuosity and emotional depth. Twelve unreleased tracks, demos and live recordings (including highlights from the "A Black and White Night" TV special with Bruce Springsteen and Elvis Costello joining on the Grammy-winning performance of "Oh, Pretty Woman") make this the definitive and comprehensive collection.

SONG
Night Owl (Demo Version)
23
1:25
 
Bad Cat (Demo Version)
24
2:36
 
I Give Up (Demo Version)
25
2:12
 
Love Struck (Demo Version)
26
1:19
 
Baby Don't Stop (Demo Version)
27
2:06
 
Defeated (Demo Version)
28
1:38
 
Love Storm (Demo Version)
29
2:38
 
Almost Eighteen
30
2:04
 
With the Bug
31
2:23
 
Pretty One
32
2:17
 
Uptown
1
2:06
 
Only the Lonely (Know the Way I Feel)
2
2:25
 
Blue Angel
3
2:50
 
In Dreams
4
2:48
 
Running Scared
5
2:11
 
I'm Hurtin'
6
2:42
 
(I'd Be) A Legend In My Time
7
3:07
 
Love Hurts
8
2:26
 
Lana
9
2:16
 
Crying
10
2:45
 
Candy Man
11
2:43
 
Night Life
12
2:30
 
(They Call You) Gigolette
13
2:35
 
Let the Good Times Roll
14
2:33
 
Blue Bayou
15
2:29
 
Wedding Day
16
2:05
 
Dream Baby (How Long Must I Dream)
17
2:32
 
Evergreen
18
2:44
 
Working for the Man
19
2:25
 
The Crowd
20
2:21
 
Leah
21
2:39
 
The Actress
22
2:36
 
Borne On the Wind
23
2:51
 
Falling
24
2:21
 
Indian Wedding
25
3:03
 
Shahdaroba
26
2:38
 
All I Have to Do Is Dream
27
2:23
 
Mama
28
2:59
 
Pretty Paper (Single Version)
29
2:43
 
Mean Woman Blues
1
2:24
 
What'd I Say (Live)
2
3:16
 
It's Over
3
2:46
 
Oh, Pretty Woman
4
2:56
 
Yo Te Amo Maria
5
3:16
 
Goodnight
6
2:28
 
(Say) You're My Girl
7
2:47
 
Blues In My Mind
22
2:33
 
Born to Love Me
23
3:47
 
Oh, Pretty Woman (Re-Recorded)
3
3:02
 
In Dreams (1987 Version)
4
2:49
 
You Got It
6
3:30
 
She's a Mystery to Me
7
4:14
 
California Blue
8
3:55
 
A Love So Beautiful
9
3:31
 
(All I Can Do Is) Dream You (Live)
10
3:36
 
Heartbreak Radio
12
2:57
 
You're the One
13
2:59
 
Crying (With k.d. lang)
14
3:47
 
After the Love Has Gone
15
4:38
 
I Drove All Night
16
3:45
 
Wild Hearts Run Out of Time
17
3:31
 
You May Feel Me Crying
18
4:17
 
Life Fades Away
19
3:41
 
It's Over (Live)
20
3:13
 
We'll Take the Night
21
4:55
 

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