Bobby Rydell

1942 - Today

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Robert Louis Ridarelli (April 26, 1942 – April 5, 2022), known by the stage name Bobby Rydell, was an American singer and actor who mainly performed rock and roll and traditional pop music. In the early 1960s he was considered a teen idol. His most well-known songs include "Wildwood Days," "Wild One" and "Volare" (cover of an Italian song by Domenico Modugno, "Nel blu, dipinto di blu"); in 1963 he appeared in the musical film Bye Bye Birdie.In the 1980s, he joined a trio called The Golden Boys, with fellow former teen idols Frankie Avalon and Fabian Forte. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bobby Rydell has received more than 1,488,842 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Bobby Rydell is the 2,215th most popular singer (down from 2,114th in 2019), the 11,947th most popular biography from United States (down from 11,404th in 2019) and the 633rd most popular Singer.

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  • 38.14

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  • 17

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  • 1.52

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  • 3.68

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Among singers, Bobby Rydell ranks 2,215 out of 3,528Before her are Carrie Underwood, Riki Sorsa, Amanda Lepore, Lee Ryan, Cheryl Lynn, and Nelly Ciobanu. After her are Taio Cruz, Tim Armstrong, Theuns Jordaan, Shane Filan, Glennis Grace, and Philippe Lafontaine.

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Among people born in 1942, Bobby Rydell ranks 609Before her are Andraé Crouch, Anthony W. England, Karen Hantze Susman, Olivia Cole, Adrian Metcalfe, and Jürgen Kissner. After her are Mac Davis, Gerry Ashworth, Ann Packer, Geoffrey Palmer, Walter Lini, and Nathan Deal.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Bobby Rydell ranks 11,947 out of 18,182Before her are Bobby Jones (1951), Barrie M. Osborne (1944), Rob Benedict (1970), Kristine DeBell (1954), Bea Benaderet (1906), and Deborah Feldman (1986). After her are Howard Georgi (1947), Metta World Peace (1979), Tim Armstrong (1965), Stan Bush (1953), George Dern (1872), and Lucille Bliss (1916).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Bobby Rydell ranks 633Before her are Frank Ocean (1987), Swizz Beatz (1978), Michelle Williams (1979), Carrie Underwood (1983), Amanda Lepore (1967), and Cheryl Lynn (1957). After her are Tim Armstrong (1965), Mac Davis (1942), Warrel Dane (1961), Skylar Grey (1986), Marcus Mumford (1987), and Levi Stubbs (1936).