Benny Mardones: The Conversation

A Message from Benny

A message from Benny to you, please share this with everyone you know: For a man who has been told he has a gift for words, I find it strange to find myself speechless when I think about the outpouring of love and support I have received from you. I have been in the...

Never Run, Never Hide

1980 Polydor

In 1980, Polydor Records released the album “Never Run, Never Hide”. This would be Benny Mardones most successful commercial release to date. The song “Into The Night” became a Top 10 hit (peaking at #5) and the record sold millions of copies around the world. The song “Into The Night” was CO-written with Bobby Tepper, who was also the bassist in Benny’s band the Hurricanes. Bobby Tepper later wrote another Top 10 song, “No Easy Way Out” from the Rocky IV soundtrack.

  1. “She’s So French” 4:35 (Benny Mardones, David Leigh Byron)
  2. “Mighta Been Love” 4:07 (Mardones,¬†Robert Tepper)
  3. “Into the Night” 4:32 (Mardones, Tepper)
  4. “Crazy Boy” 4:21 (Mardones, Byron)
  5. “Hold Me Down” 3:15 (Mardones, Byron, Hayden Wayne)
  6. “American Bandstand” 3:51 (Mardones, Byron)
  7. “Hey Baby” 3:55 (Mardones)
  8. “Hometown Girls” 3:14 (Mardones, Byron)
  9. “Too Young” 5:14 (Mardones, Tepper)