Tommy Roe
Roc-N-Roll Graffiti Recorded Live in Nashville, Tn. 1999

Dizzy
#1 in 1969


Tommy Roe born Thomas David Roe, May 9,1942, in Atlanta, Georgia, he attended Brown High School, he graduated in 1959. Roe had a Billboard #1 hit record in the United States and Australia in 1962 with the track "Sheila". The following year scored a Top 10 hit with "Everybody", which reached #3. Following a more successful tour of the United Kingdom by his friend Roy Orbison, Roe toured there and then moved to England where he lived for several years. In 1965, he and Jerry Lee Lewis combined with Orbison to create an album for the Pickwick International label. During the 1960s, he had several more Top 40 hits, including 1966's #6 hit "Hooray for Hazel", and #8 hit "Sweet Pea". In 1969, his song "Dizzy" went to No. 1. Roe was inducted into the Georgia Music Hall of Fame in 1986,
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