Roy Orbison’s son accepts award from UNT


Mon, Feb 25, 2013 - 12:41pm -- (View the original Denton Record-Chronicle article.)

Denton Record-Chronicle

Alex Orbison, son of rock ’n’ roll legend Roy Orbison, was in town Friday to accept an award on behalf of his late father from the University of North Texas.

The late Roy Orbison, famous for such hits “Oh, Pretty Woman” and “Only the Lonely,” was honored with the university’s most prestigious award — the Distinguished Alumni Award — at a ceremony Friday evening.


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