Hello:  Today’s one-hit wonder is Benny Mardones who was born on November 9, 1948 in Cleveland, Ohio.  Benny, who is a huge favorite in the Syracuse, New York area charted his big hit INTO THE NIGHT, twice.  The first time came in 1980 when he charted at #11 on the Billboard Hot 100 for 20 weeks and again with the same song (reissue) in 1989.  Into The Night reached #20 in 89′ and stayed on the Hot 100 for 17 weeks.

Although he is considered a one-hit wonder, his one hit had a total of 37 weeks on the Billboard chart.  In 1980 he released HOMETOWN GIRLS but it failed to reach the Billboard chart.

CLICK THE TITLE BELOW AND LISTEN TO…BENNY MARDONES SING HIS BIG HIT…”INTO THE NIGHT”

Into The Night – Benny Mardones

Till the next time—Joe

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