Music video by Roy Orbison performing It's Over. (C) 1973 SONY BMG MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT.
"It's Over" is an American song composed by Roy Orbison and Bill Dees and sung by Orbison.
Released as a 45rpm single by Monument Records in 1964, "It's Over" typifies the operatic rock ballad. The single entered the United States Cashbox chart on 11th April 1964, peaking at No.10 (on 23rd May 1964), although the song reached No. 9 on the Billboard pop music charts. Meanwhile, after entering the United Kingdom Singles Chart on 30th April 1964, "It's Over reached No. 1 on 25th June 1964 (making it Orbison's second UK No.1 single [the first was "Only the Lonely" in 1960]). "It's Over" spent 2 weeks at No.1 on the United Kingdom Singles Chart, out of a total of 18 weeks spent on that chart.
The song also appears on Orbison's 1964 album with the title More of Roy Orbison's Greatest Hits and his 1989 posthumous album A Black & White Night Live from the 1988 HBO television special.
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