This is the most poignant and accurate tribute to the legendary “Big O” you are ever likely to see, performed by Paul Hopkins. This is not just another tribute show – this is someone who can bring Roy Orbison back to the stage, and to the hearts of his fans worldwide. This is "The Roy Orbison Experience Tribute Show"
Roy Orbison was a musical genius and prolific songwriter, and is still sorely missed. "The Roy Orbison Experience Tribute Show" gives you the chance to see what it might have been like to watch this great man in concert.
Paul Hopkins has performed worldwide with his Roy Orbison tribute show, in theatres, at corporate events, on prestigious cruise liners like the Queen Mary 2 and has appeared on BBC television and radio, all due to his remarkable talent. Paul is one of the very few Roy Orbison Tributes that can sing all the songs in Roy's original keys. A more authentic & accurate Roy Orbison tribute will not be found.
Paul Hopkins has been a professional singer, musician and vocal impersonator since 1982. The first ten years were spent learning his trade as lead vocalist and front man in the show band “Kool Decision.” Three UK and two Spanish summer seasons, one year touring Scandinavia, three years resident in the Middle East and several cruises was just some of the work completed by this busy cabaret band.
Embarking on a solo career in 1992, Paul quickly established himself as a formidable entertainer. His unique vocal range enabled him to perform anything from pop and theatre standards to light opera.
This rare versatility made Paul Hopkins an extremely popular stage performer and much sought after entertainer. It was during these times it came to light that he had an uncanny ability to impersonate the late Roy Orbison. People were approaching Paul to comment on his exceptional vocals and his breath-taking similarity to “The Big O”. This is how his amazing Roy Orbison impersonation was born.
Paul has spent years perfecting the voice that has now established him as one of the worlds premier Roy Orbison impersonators.
He has performed worldwide as Roy Orbison, in theatres, at corporate events, on prestigious cruise liners like the Queen Mary 2 and has appeared on BBC television and radio, all due to his remarkable talent. Paul is also very proud to have followed in Roy Orbison's footsteps and performed at the world famous LONDON PALLADIUM.
Paul Hopkins has the voice, the look, the charisma... Paul Hopkins is the closest thing to Roy Orbison you will ever see.