‘A Love So Beautiful’ – Roy Orbison & The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
May 26, 2017
We’re thrilled to announce a very special collaboration – the soulful voice of rock ‘n’ roll backed by the world’s most preeminent orchestra.
‘A Love So Beautiful’, released November 3rd, infuses Orbison’s best original vocal performances with the emotion and world class musicianship of the Royal Philharmonic.
Roy’s sons Wesley (guitar), Roy Jr. (guitar) and Alex (drums) provide instrumental backing on selected tracks, along with ten-month-old grandson Roy III (guitar, tambourine).
The full tracklisting is below:
1 In Dreams
3 I’m Hurtin’
4 Oh, Pretty Woman
5 It’s Over
6 Dream Baby
7 Blue Angel
8 Love Hurts
10 Mean Woman Blues
11 Only the Lonely
12 Running Scared
13 I Drove All Night
14 You Got It
15 A Love So Beautiful
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