Bobby Rydell net worth: 1960s pop idol dies at 79

Bobby Rydell net worth: 1960s pop idol dies at 79

Bobby Rydell, the 60s teen idol who starred in 'Bye Bye Birdie' , has died at age 79 due to pneumonia.

He was a teen idol in the 1960s for his rock and roll and traditional pop music.

The singer had 34 singles chart on the Billboard Hot 100, the most remembered is 'Wild One'.

One of his first hits was 'Wildwood Days', which still continues to be an anthem in New Jersey.

Rydell had a number of hit singles including 'We Got Love', 'Swingin' School', 'Volare', 'Jingle Bell Rock' and 'The Cha-Cha-Cha'.

Bobby Rydell was an American singer with a net worth of $10 million.

Rydell received a new liver and kidney in July 2012. He has always encouraged everyone to be an organ donor.