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Huey Lewis

 
Birth Place:
New York, NY, USA
Bio:
Hugh Anthony Cregg III, known professionally as Huey Lewis, is an American singer, songwriter, and actor. Lewis sings lead and plays harmonica for his band, Huey Lewis and the News, in addition to writing or co-writing many of the band's songs. The band is known for their third, and best-selling, ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: July 05, 1950 (71)

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA

Bio:
Hugh Anthony Cregg III, known professionally as Huey Lewis, is an American singer, songwriter, and actor. Lewis sings lead and plays harmonica for his band, Huey Lewis and the News, in addition to writing or co-writing many of the band's songs. The band is known for their third, and best-selling, ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1996
Billy Flynn [Replacement]
Billy Flynn [Replacement]

Writing

Source Material Songwriter

Photos

Bob Gale and Huey Lewis with the company Photo

Bob Gale and Huey Lewis with the company

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Date:
10/22/2021
Bob Gale, Huey Lewis, Colin Ingram Photo

Bob Gale, Huey Lewis, Colin Ingram

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Date:
10/22/2021
Bob Gale and Huey Lewis with the company Photo

Bob Gale and Huey Lewis with the company

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Date:
10/22/2021
Huey Lewis with the Delorean girls Photo

Huey Lewis with the Delorean girls

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Date:
10/22/2021

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1996
Billy Flynn [Replacement]

Billy Flynn [Replacement]

Writing
Source Material Songwriter

Huey Lewis Biography

Hugh Anthony Cregg III, known professionally as Huey Lewis, is an American singer, songwriter, and actor.

Lewis sings lead and plays harmonica for his band, Huey Lewis and the News, in addition to writing or co-writing many of the band's songs. The band is known for their third, and best-selling, album Sports, and their contribution to the soundtrack of the 1985 feature film Back to the Future. Lewis previously played with the band Clover from 1972 to 1979.




Huey Lewis News

Phil Lynott to Release 'Songs For While I'm Away' Photo Phil Lynott to Release 'Songs For While I'm Away'
by Michael Major - May 5, 2022

Mercury Studios salutes their legacy with the release of Phil Lynott Songs For While I’m Away + Thin Lizzy The Boys Are Back In Town Live At The Sydney Opera House October 1978 on June 24. Pairing the acclaimed Phil Lynott documentary with a renowned live concert film, the set will be available as a 2xDVD+CD and Blu-ray+DVD+CD.

SPAMILTON: AN AMERICAN PARODY, NEXT TO NORMAL & More Announced for Coppell Arts Cente Photo SPAMILTON: AN AMERICAN PARODY, NEXT TO NORMAL & More Announced for Coppell Arts Center 2022-2023 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 3, 2022

The Coppell Arts Center has announced its 2022-2023 presentation season, featuring nine thrilling productions. Following an incredible opening year, the Center’s second series will be one for the ages.

VIDEO: Matt Doyle Talks COMPANY, Sondheim, and More with Richard Ridge! Photo VIDEO: Matt Doyle Talks COMPANY, Sondheim, and More with Richard Ridge!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 17, 2022

Phone rings, door chimes in comes...Company star Matt Doyle for a chat with BroadwayWorld's own Richard Ridge!

New Rock Cold War Era Musical RADIO 930 Industry Presentation Announced Photo New Rock Cold War Era Musical RADIO 930 Industry Presentation Announced
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 22, 2022

The new musical Radio 930 (Nine -Three ‚Äď Oh) will have an invitation-only industry presentation on April 8th & 9th at The Catholic University of America Rome School of Music, Drama & Art in Washington DC.¬†

JOKES ON MAIN COMEDY SERIES Announced At Patchogue Theatre Photo JOKES ON MAIN COMEDY SERIES Announced At Patchogue Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 17, 2022

Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts announces a brand new edition of Jokes on Main, its new comedy series featuring the Tri-State's funniest stand-up comedians, Tommy Gooch, Joe Larson, John Joseph, & Rodney Laney on Friday, April 15 at 8:00pm.

Singer Linda Imperial Releases Blast From The Past 'Breakfast Of Blues' Featuring Ste Photo Singer Linda Imperial Releases Blast From The Past 'Breakfast Of Blues' Featuring Stellar Lineup
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 3, 2022

'Breakfast of Blues' was originally released on Linda Imperial's critically acclaimed 'Destination You' album back in 2006.

Susan Cattaneo Releases New Single 'Time + Love + Gravity' Photo Susan Cattaneo Releases New Single 'Time + Love + Gravity'
by Michael Major - Feb 25, 2022

Boston-based award-winning singer/songwriter Susan Cattaneo has released ‚ÄúTime + Love + Gravity,‚ÄĚ the latest from her forthcoming LP, All Is Quiet. ‚ÄúTime + Love + Gravity‚ÄĚ follows the release of the album opener and title track, a song about all of us coming to terms with a changed world. Listen to the new album now!

Rochester Philharmonic Announces 2022-23 Season Photo Rochester Philharmonic Announces 2022-23 Season
by Stephi Wild - Feb 24, 2022

Maestro Delfs continues to bring excitement and a new spirit of rebirth to the RPO with creative programming and an inclusive leadership style.

THE BLUES BROTHERS Headline St. George Theatre Benefit Concert, May 7! Photo THE BLUES BROTHERS Headline St. George Theatre Benefit Concert, May 7!
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 15, 2022

On Saturday, May 7, 2022 the St. George Theatre will host a special benefit concert with The Blues Brothers starring Dan Aykroyd and Jim Belushi, celebrating the 40th anniversary of The Blues Brothers AND the 92nd anniversary of the St. George Theatre!

Listen: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Special Guest, Director/Choreographe Photo Listen: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Special Guest, Director/Choreographer Lorin Latarro
by Little Known Facts w/ Ilana Levine - Feb 14, 2022

Today's episode features Lorin Latarro- the choreographer for Broadway’s MRS. DOUBTFIRE, ALMOST FAMOUS, The Public’s THE VISITOR, and Broadway bound THE OUTSIDERS and LIKE WATER FOR CHOCOLATE. 

Huey Lewis Videos

VIDEO: Matt Doyle Talks COMPANY, Sondheim, and More with Richard Ridge! VideoVIDEO: Matt Doyle Talks COMPANY, Sondheim, and More with Richard Ridge!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 17, 2022

Phone rings, door chimes in comes...Company star Matt Doyle for a chat with BroadwayWorld's own Richard Ridge!

VIDEO: Director Gordon Greenberg Reflects on THE HEART OF ROCK & ROLL VideoVIDEO: Director Gordon Greenberg Reflects on THE HEART OF ROCK & ROLL
by Stage Tube - Apr 18, 2020

The Old Globe has released a new video in its Flashback series! In the video, director Gordon Greenberg reflects on his high-octane work on the Huey Lewis musical The Heart of Rock & Roll, and introduces a clip from the show.

VIDEO: Watch the Music Video for 'Her Love is Killin' Me' from HUEY LEWIS AND THE NEW VideoVIDEO: Watch the Music Video for 'Her Love is Killin' Me' from HUEY LEWIS AND THE NEWS
by Stage Tube - Feb 14, 2020

Jimmy and his pal Huey introduce the new star-studded music video for a?oeHer Love is Killin' Mea?? from Huey Lewis and the News. Celebrity cameos from: Jimmy Kimmel, Brandon Flowers, Cedric the Entertainer, Jimmy Buffett, Michael Keaton, Yvette Nicole Brown, Rick Sutcliffe, Bruce Bochy, June Lockhart, Sal Iacono, Andy Garcia, Ray Benson, Chris Berman, Topher Grace, Brad Paisley, Sean Hayes, Joe Montana, Patrick Warburton, and Wendie Malick.

VIDEO: Huey Lewis Talks About His Hearing Loss on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE VideoVIDEO: Huey Lewis Talks About His Hearing Loss on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE
by Stage Tube - Feb 14, 2020

Huey talks about his hearing loss, being diagnosed with Meniere's disease, celebrities that have reached out to him, his new album 'Weather,' and doing an impromptu concert to raise money while hitchhiking through Africa and Spain after losing his passport in the 60's.

VIDEO: Watch Max Greenfield & Michelle Dockery on THE LATE LATE SHOW WITH JAMES CORDE VideoVIDEO: Watch Max Greenfield & Michelle Dockery on THE LATE LATE SHOW WITH JAMES CORDEN!
by Stage Tube - Sep 20, 2019

Watch James Corden talk to guests Michelle Dockery and Max Greenfield, who looks nothing like the 40 years of age he's about to turn. When James asks Michelle about her alter ego, DJ Dockers, and the kind of music she plays at parties, he learns its very different than Max's go-to of Huey Lewis and the News. And Michelle Dockery talks about the upcoming 'Downton Abbey' film. Watch the clip below!

Sylvia Black Announces New Album VideoSylvia Black Announces New Album
by Kaitlin Milligan - Aug 5, 2019

Multi-faceted vocalist/songwriter/musician/performer/producer and restlessly creative femme fatale¬†Sylvia Black¬†has announced her new album,¬†Twilight Animals (Originals and Covers for Tortured Lovers), which will be released on¬†October 18. Today, she has released the video for the first single from the album ‚ÄúWalking With Fire‚ÄĚ featuring¬†Lydia Lunch¬†via¬†Brooklyn Vegan.

VIDEO: Go Inside THE HEART OF ROCK AND ROLL VideoVIDEO: Go Inside THE HEART OF ROCK AND ROLL
by Stage Tube - Sep 19, 2018

The Old Globe's 2018-2019 Season kicks off with the world premiere of The Heart of Rock & Roll, inspired by the music of Huey Lewis and the News, featuring a book by Jonathan Abramsand story by Tyler Mitchell and Jonathan Abrams.

VIDEO: Matt Doyle, Katie Rose Clarke, and the Cast of THE HEART OF ROCK AND ROLL at T VideoVIDEO: Matt Doyle, Katie Rose Clarke, and the Cast of THE HEART OF ROCK AND ROLL at The Old Globe Perform Songs From the Musical
by Stage Tube - Aug 30, 2018

The Heart of Rock & Roll, inspired by the music of Huey Lewis and the News, is making its world premiere at the Old Globe in San Diego. NBC San Diego gave a preview of the show, including performances by Broadway vets Matt Doyle, Katie Rose Clarke, and more. Check out the video below!

VIDEO: Get a First Look at MEET ME IN ST. LOUIS at The Muny VideoVIDEO: Get a First Look at MEET ME IN ST. LOUIS at The Muny
by Stage Tube - Aug 5, 2018

Broadway director and writer Gordon Greenberg has revised the book for Meet Me In St. Louis at The Muny. Performances began August 4 and will run until August 12. This production, the 8th in Muny history, will also include several songs new to the stage adaptation of Meet Me In St. Louis, including 'Boys and Girls Like You and Me,' a song written by Rodgers & Hammerstein for Oklahoma! and then recorded for, but ultimately cut, from the film of Meet Me In St. Louis. This production will also include the first stage use of 'You and I,' a song in the film by Nacio Herb Brown and Arthur Freed.

VIDEO: Get a Sneak Peek at MEET ME IN ST. LOUIS at The Muny! VideoVIDEO: Get a Sneak Peek at MEET ME IN ST. LOUIS at The Muny!
by Stage Tube - Aug 3, 2018

Broadway director and writer Gordon Greenberg has revised the book for Meet Me In St. Louis at The Muny. Performances run August 4 - 12. This production, the 8th in Muny history, will also include several songs new to the stage adaptation of Meet Me In St. Louis, including 'Boys and Girls Like You and Me,' a song written by Rodgers & Hammerstein for Oklahoma! and then recorded for, but ultimately cut, from the film of Meet Me In St. Louis. This production will also include the first stage use of 'You and I,' a song in the film by Nacio Herb Brown and Arthur Freed.


Huey Lewis Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Huey Lewis been in?
Huey Lewis has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Huey Lewis been in?
Huey Lewis has not appeared in the West End

How many shows has Huey Lewis written?
Huey Lewis has written 1 shows including The Heart of Rock & Roll (Source Material Songwriter).