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The Traveling Wilburys

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Reversing the most common process where groups split up and give method to single careers, the Journeying Wilburys certainly are a group comprised of single stars. The group was arranged by previous Beatle George Harrison, previous Electric powered Light Orchestra head Jeff Lynne, Bob Dylan, Tom Petty, and Roy Orbison, hence representing three years of rock superstars. In 1988, the five (who got known one another for a long time) came collectively to record a Harrison B-side solitary and finished up composing and documenting an recording which they distributed business lead vocals. It ended up being ways to transcend the high anticipations made of some of them as people, along with a delighted general public sent the recording to number 3, with two singles, “Manage CAREFULLY” and “End from the Collection” striking the charts. Regrettably, Orbison died of the heart attack just a few weeks following the album’s launch. Two years later on, the rest of the quartet released another recording, inexplicably entitled Vol. 3. Though it didn’t match the achievement of the very first Wilburys recording, it had been another million-selling strike. Through the entire ’90s, there have been gossips of another Touring Wilburys record within the functions, but no fresh albums in the group surfaced. Harrison and Lynne do re-team in 1995, when Lynne created and reworked two John Lennon demos using the Beatles because of their Anthology rarities collection. The Vacationing Wilburys albums drifted away from print out in the past due ’90s, producing the 2007 discharge of The Vacationing Wilburys Collection — a double-disc established formulated with both albums, and also a reward Dvd movie — a noteworthy affair. It debuted at number 1 within the U.K. and nine within the U.S., ultimately earning platinum and silver certifications within the particular countries. In 2016, the collection noticed a re-release on Concord.

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Awards Grammy Award for Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal
Music Songs End of the Line, Handle with Care, Tweeter and the Monkey Man, She's My Baby, Wilbury Twist, Not Alone Any More, Heading for the Light, Nobody's Child, Dirty World, Rattled, Poor House, New Blue Moon, If You Belonged To Me, Devil's Been Busy, You Took My Breath Away, Cool Dry Place, Like a Ship, 7 Deadly Sins, Last Night, Where Were You Last Night, Inside Out, Margarita, Runaway, Congratulations, Maxine, The Trembler, Cold Dry Place, Dave Stewart "Lumiere", Walk Away, Stormy Weather, End Of Line, Your Not Alone
Albums Traveling Wilburys Vol. 1, Traveling Wilburys Vol. 3, Recovered Treasures, Traveling Wilburys, Volume 1 & 3, The Complete Collection, Travelling Wilburys [Handle with care] Volume Two, Traveling Wilburys Volume 2, Strumming To The Wilbury's, The Traveling Wilburys Collection
Nominations Grammy Award for Album of the Year, MTV Video Music Award for Best Group, Juno Award for International Album of the Year, American Music Award for Favorite Pop/Rock New Artist


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1 "Wilburys" was a nickname George Harrison and co-writer Jeff Lynne used for their studio equipment.
2 Members of The Traveling Wilburys were: Beatle George Harrison, Tom Petty, Roy Orbison, Bob Dylan, and Jeff Lynne of Electric Light Orchestra.


Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Dolezal Backstage 2016 TV Series documentary performer - 1 episode
Parks and Recreation 2015 TV Series performer - 2 episodes
Legends TV Series documentary performer - 1 episode, 2008 writer - 1 episode, 2008
Soundstage 2003 TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
George Harrison - Der sanfte Beatle 2001 TV Short documentary performer: "HANDLE WITH CARE"
Checking Out 1989 performer: "END OF THE LINE" / writer: "END OF THE LINE"
P.I.T. 1989 TV Series performer - 1 episode

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TitleYearStatusCharacter
Dolezal Backstage 2016 TV Series documentary Themselves
Roy Orbison: One of the Lonely Ones 2015 TV Movie documentary Themselves
P.I.T. 1989 TV Series Themselves

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