Francesco “Frank” Stallone, Jr. (born July 30, 1950) is an American actor, singer-songwriter and guitarist. He is the younger brother of Sylvester Stallone and wrote music for his movies. His song “Far from Over”, which appeared in the 1983 film Staying Alive and was also featured in the film’s soundtrack, peaked at number ten on the Billboard Hot 100, for which he received Golden Globe and Grammy nominations.
“Far from Over” appeared in the 1983 film Staying Alive and was also featured in the film’s soundtrack. The song was written by Stallone and Vince DiCola. The song was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song. The song was remixed by Jellybean Benitez.
It was a top-ten U.S. single in September 1983, peaking at number ten on the Billboard Hot 100, becoming his only major hit. The 7″ single version is slightly different from the LP version, and it was the 7″ version which was played on most radio stations in the US while on the Billboard Hot 100. In the U.S., the song became RSO Records’ final top 10 single and top 40 hit on the Billboard Hot 100.