American famous Singer Bobby Rydell was known for his hits ‘Wildwood Days,’ ‘Volare,’ ‘Swinging School,’ among many others. He was the 1950s teen idol.
He did many movies ‘Bye, Bye, Birdie with Dick Van Dyke and Ann Margret in 1963.
Bobby Rydell Cause Of Death
The Famous American singer Bobby Rydell died on Tuesday at Jefferson Hospital, Action News has learned. ‘Grease’ which the popular musical was set.
This romantic comedy ‘Grease’ named the high school after Rydell to pay tribute.
For over 30 years, the singer has performed in hundreds of shows. He was scheduled to sing at the Golden Nugget in Atlantic City in June.
The music legend was 79.
What Happened To Bobby Rydell?
Philadelphia and music legend Bobby Rydell have died.
He was also best-known in the area for the song “Wildwood Days,” but he had so many hits — “Volare,” “Wild One” and so many others.
There are streets in Philadelphia and Wildwood named for Rydell.
Bobby Rydell Biography
Rydell was born on April 26, 1942, the son of Jennie (Sapienza) and Adrio “Al” Ridarelli. In 1950, he won a talent show on the television series Paul Whiteman’s TV Teen Club and gained a spot on the cast, where he remained for several years.
He changed his name to Bobby Rydell and played in several bands in the Philadelphia area. After three unsuccessful singles for small companies, he signed a recording contract with Cameo Records.