Frankie Avalon partners with Tommy Cono for “Beauty School Dropout” update

Frankie Avalon partners with Tommy Cono for “Beauty School Dropout” update
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HOLLYWOOD, California (Good Things Utah) – Legendary musician and entertainer Franie Avalon was king of the beach parties of the 60s with a number of hit songs and movies that made him an iconic performer. Avalon is back in the studio working on a special project along rising musical star Tommu Cono.

This is Frankie’s first time back in the studio since his iconic recording for the 1978 film Grease, where he performed the unforgettable “Beauty School Dropout.” His smooth vocals and captivating presence bring a wealth of experience to the project, enriching it with his legendary status in the music industry. This collaboration with Tommy Cono allows him to revisit and rejuvenate his classic hits while paying homage to his extraordinary legacy.

The updated version of “Beauty School Dropout” dropped on May 18th and the duo have plans to release more tunes. Tommy Cono and Frankie Avalon have come together to record fresh takes on Frankie’s timeless classics, including “Beauty School Dropout” and “Beach Blanket Bingo.” Cono’s unique style and voice bring a fresh perspective to these classics, bridging generations with his talent. His previous work with music legends such as Peggy Santiglia of The Angels and Bobby Rydell speaks to his skill and respect for the industry’s heritage.

This collaboration celebrates the best of both worlds, combining Avalon’s legendary talent with Cono’s modern flair to create a musical experience that will resonate with audiences of all ages. It’s a nostalgic yet contemporary journey into the world of classic hits, promising to bring joy and fond memories to longtime fans and new listeners alike.

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