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Orbison Death #560577

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 07, 1988
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Death of rock singer Roy Orbison announced. Singer Paul McCartney quoted. Report introduced.

(No location given: Kenley Jones) Orbison's life and career featured; details given, scenes shown. Elvis Presley quoted with regard to Orbison. [Singer Bruce SPRINGSTEEN - praises Orbison.] Orbison noted starting his musical career in Memphis, Tennessee; Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins mentioned. Scenes shown from Orbison performances. Orbison noted making album with Bob Dylan and George Harrison. [Yesterday, ORBISON - comments on his music.]

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Jones, Kenley
Duration:
00:02:20

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