Huey Morgan
American musician
Huey Morgan
Hugh "Huey" Morgan is the frontman of the British-based, of New York origin, rock/hip hop group Fun Lovin' Criminals. He is a guitarist and applies his rock abilities in combination with hip hop music, jazz, rock music, reggae, and funk. Morgan is half-Puerto Rican and half-Irish. In his youth he got into trouble with the law. A judge finally gave him the choice between going to jail or joining the Marines.
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Huey Morgan and the fine art of the TV walkout
Guardian (UK) - over 3 years
Following Huey Morgan's mug-smashing antics on Never Mind The Buzzcocks, who else has seen the red mist descend on TV? Never Mind The Buzzcocks loomed large in everyone's cultural consciousness for the first time in a long time this week, as Huey Morgan, the radio presenter once of 90s lounge lizards Fun Lovin' Criminals, smashed a mug in explosive fashion before storming off just before the credits rolled. Reading on mobile? Click here to watch Morgan has form in violent outbursts, having ranted extensively on Twitter after failing to win a Sony radio award. Back then he fearlessly put shock-jock firebrands like Lauren Laverne and Fearne Cotton in his crosshairs, and now he's managed to get wound up by Rizzle Kicks' brand of ASOS-clad bantz. No doubt he'll have a full-on murderous Falling Down moment on next year's I'm A Celebrity after one of Lawson flicks him with a towel. But Morgan is far from the first person to see the red mist unexpectedly descend while on a light enterta ...
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Review: Fun Lovin' Criminals in St Helens - Click Liverpool
Google News - over 5 years
Music Live brought in “the ambassador of cool” Huey Morgan, Fast and Frank 'The Rhythm Man' Benbini to play to a packed crowd in Church Square in St Helens. Brit and double MOBO award winner Lemar headlined the free gig featuring X-Factor stars Laura
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Adele doesn't need to win Mercury Prize - Winnipeg Free Press
Google News - over 5 years
The Grammy award-winning singer's latest album '21' is up for the coveted honor next month, but Fun Lovin' Criminals frontman Huey Morgan thinks it would be better going to a lesser-established artist. He said: "I don't know who the panel is,
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The Fabulous Baker Boy - hotpress.com (subscription)
Google News - over 5 years
You've already narrowly sidestepped a potential bidding war between Fun Lovin' Criminal Huey Morgan and Dublin bombshell Imelda May over one of your Johnny Cash paintings (Huey got there first), and now that the dust has settled on that contretemps,
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ilikemusic.com - I Like Music
Google News - over 5 years
Huey Morgan, Fun Lovin Criminals: I Like Music because… it saved my life. Rachel Small: I Like Music because... it make me feel alive!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Aviv Geffen: I Like Music because… this shitty life deserves an amazing soundtrack
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Fun Lovin' Huey hits the north - St Helens Star
Google News - over 5 years
THE door of the trailer bursts open and Huey Morgan, lead singer of the 90s band Fun Lovin' Criminals ambles out, muttering in his laconic, lower East side drawl about the cashew nuts that one of his band-mates has just thrown against the wall
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Turn on, tune in, and let the radio bring the world to your home - The Independent
Google News - over 5 years
... the fabulously quirky Adam and Joe, Stuart Maconie's Freak Zone and Freakier Zone; all the pop stars who, like Dylan, have taken to broadcasting as if they'd been doing it for ever: Huey Morgan, Guy Garvey, Jarvis Cocker, Ronnie Wood
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Live and Lovin' it... - St Helens Today
Google News - over 5 years
Best known for their 90s hit Scooby Snacks, which includes samples from several Quentin Tarantino movies, the Fun Lovin' Criminals were formed back in 1993 by Huey Morgan and Brian “Fast” Leiser. After signing a record deal with EMI, their debut album
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STV has some fun with Fun Loving Criminals - stv.tv
Google News - over 5 years
“We play for the people that are there and make sure they have a good time,and play your heart out” lead singer Huey Morgan said of the bands approach to festivals like T in the Park. The band are certainly big fans of Scotland
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Evening goes with a Fun Lovin' bang despite drizzle - Irish Times
Google News - over 5 years
Even so, frontman Huey Morgan had a few soft words for those gathered to see their set in the persistent drizzle which has become an Oxegen staple. “We're so f-cking happy to be here,” he told them. “Over the years, Oxegen has been our favourite
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Chalk and cheese: the baffling marriage of TV presenters with their subjects - The Guardian (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
Obviously Keith Lemon is not actually real, but the pairing remains almost as random as Liza Tarbuck and Huey Morgan in Liza and Huey's Pet Nation. So which combination of presenter and show do you find particularly incongruous?
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Fun Lovin - Morgan Tells Of Alleged Stalker - Contactmusic.com
Google News - over 5 years
Fun Lovin' Criminals star Huey Morgan was surprised to receive "scary" letters from an overeager fan because he is convinced he's too ordinary to obsess over. The rocker-turned-radio host has allegedly been bombarded by messages from an unnamed female
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Huey Morgan and Trevor Nelson share a stalker - Mirror.co.uk
Google News - over 5 years
FUN Lovin' Criminals' Huey Morgan has his own stalker – who divides her time between obsessing about him and fellow radio presenter Trevor Nelson. Huey says: “I've got a stalker who sends me letters and stuff
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Fun Lovin' Criminals' Huey Morgan: 'We play for the people' - Digital Spy
Google News - over 5 years
Fun Lovin' Criminals frontman Huey Morgan has said that his band play for the people, rather than to them. The singer told Digital Spy that it is vital the people watching the group enjoy themselves during their live shows. Morgan said: "We've just got
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Music event aims to become legendary - Isle of Wight County Press
Google News - over 5 years
Fronted by Huey Morgan and best known for their hit single, Scooby Snacks, the Fun Lovin' Criminals will be supported by comedy Welsh hip-hop collective, Goldie Lookin' Chain, and the one and only 90s' pop star, Chesney Hawkes
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Ny musikvideo från Ane Brun - MyNewsdesk (pressmeddelande)
Google News - over 5 years
... i UK där singeln i helgen var ”Record of the Weekend” på BBC6 Music och senaste veckan har den spelats av Inflytelserika BBC DJ's som Nemone, Radclffe and Maconie, Geoff Lloyd, Chris Hawkins, Huey Morgan, Gideon Coe, Jo Whiley, Dermot O'Leary m.fl
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Huey Morgan
    FORTIES
  • 2010
    Age 41
    On 13 June 2010, Morgan co-presented 'Something for the Weekend' on BBC2, standing in for regular host Tim Lovejoy who was in South Africa for the 2010 FIFA World Cup.
    More Details Hide Details He is also a frequent guest panelist on the UK Channel 5 morning show The Wright Stuff, where he can be found discussing banalities. He made an appearance in the music video of Plan B's single "Prayin'". He stood in for Lauren Laverne on BBC Radio 6 Music while she took maternity leave. He is currently co-hosting Pet Nation on Sky One with Liza Tarbuck. He makes a guest appearance in the 2nd episode of Skins Series 5 as Toxic Bob, the owner of a Metal Record store.
    On the 17th February, Huey was a guest on the "Simon Bird – The King Is Dead" show and he stood in for Radcliffe and Maconie in July 2010.
    More Details Hide Details Since April 2011, Morgan has hosted his own show on BBC Radio 2 on Saturdays from midnight until 3am, replacing the show's previous host Mark Lamarr.
    On February 6 and 13, 2010 Morgan stood in on the Dermot O'Leary show on BBC Radio 2.
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  • 2009
    Age 40
    From August 2009, he regularly co-hosted the BBC Radio 2 Jonathan Ross radio show, with Liza Tarbuck, while Ross was swanning off in the Caribbean.
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  • THIRTIES
  • 2008
    Age 39
    On Sunday 5 October 2008 Morgan began hosting his own radio show, "The Huey Show" on BBC Radio 6 Music.
    More Details Hide Details The show won a Bronze Award at the 2009 Sony Radio Academy Awards.
  • TWENTIES
  • 1993
    Age 24
    In 1993, Morgan formed the Fun Lovin' Criminals with Brian Leiser and Steve Borgovini.
    More Details Hide Details Huey wrote a regular wine column for the British magazine Mondo from 2000 to 2001. On TV, Morgan has appeared on the UK comedy music quiz show Never Mind The Buzzcocks, twice as a guest panelist and once as a presenter. He also participated in the BBC's The Underdog Show, where eight celebrities trained and rehabilitated rescued dogs. He currently hosts 'Slips' on the music channel VIVA. He did a voice-over for the video game Scarface: The World is Yours, and has starred in Clubbing to Death with Craig Charles, Nick Moran, Dave Courtney, and Deepak Verma. Morgan previously lived in Dublin, Ireland, where he co-owns The Voodoo Lounge, The Dice Bar and DiFontaine's Pizza Place. He later moved to London where he lived with his British wife, Sugar, and dog Rebecca.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1968
    Born
    Born on August 8, 1968.
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