Bobby Rydell On Hearing his First Hit “Kissin’ Time” on the Radio (Interview #5)

CHECK OUT THE VIDEO HERE https://youtu.be/AKS0oV4DUBI (Interview Clip #5) Bobby Rydell On Hearing his First Hit “Kissin’ Time” on the Radio He was only 17 when he had his first hit with “Kissin’ Time’ in 1959. He would go on to have 19 Top 40 hits including “Wild One” from 1960, […]

Three Philly Teen Idols and Great Friends – Bobby Rydell, Frankie Avalon & Fabian (Interview #3)

https://youtu.be/xSQ3nfqtWQ4   (interview #3) Three Philly Teen Idols and Great Friends – Bobby Rydell, Frankie Avalon & Fabian Between these three Philadelphia boys there were 37 hits on the US Top 40 charts. Fabian with seven, Frankie Avalon with eleven and Bobby Rydell at 19. There must have been something […]

INTERVIEW: Bobby Rydell On His Friendship With the Great Buddy Rich

(#2) Bobby Rydell On His Friendship With the Great Buddy Rich Bobby Rydell was a teen idol before my time. I was around but just a baby when he had hits like :Wild One” and “Volare” in 1960 and “Forget Him” three years later. All three sold a million copies. […]

When Bobby Rydell Met The Up & Coming Band The Beatles

(interview clip #4) When Bobby Rydell Met The Up & Coming Band The Beatles I look for interesting moments in time in all the interviews that I do. There’s always a little voice inside my head that’s always asking, “bring me somewhere I’ve never been?” Well, Bobby Rydell certainly has […]

Former Teen Idol Bobby Rydell Understands Artists Like Justin Bieber

(#1) Former Teen Idol Bobby Rydell Understands Artists Like Justin Bieber I say this all the time but I’d be dead now if something had happened in my life to make me famous as a teen. I don’t think I would have handled fame at that age. Some say folks […]