Huey Lewis, frontman of the pop rock band Huey Lewis and the News, was announced as the grand marshal, a fitting selection for a parade themed “Events of. Huey Lewis was forced to cancel his slate of concerts last April after he was diagnosed with Meniere's disease, an inner-ear disorder. Huey Lewis & The News. K likes. Songs include "The Power Of Love", "The Heart Of Rock And Roll", "I Want A New Drug".
In a new interview with the San Francisco Chronicle , he says he hasn't given up. They played the show that night anyway, but Lewis struggled through it, and the rest of the tour was canceled. And the actual live performing, which I loved to do. Maniere's disease has no known cure or cause, and there's no treatment for it.
Experts think genetic and environmental factors may have something to do with it. They're not sure. And in Lewis' case, it comes and goes. Lewis noted he has to have an above-average day to perform live these days, but that's rare. Earlier this year, he sang one song at an event. It was great, I could hear everything!
After two months of wanting to blow my brains out and not being able to hear anything, I had to figure something out. He also signed a new record deal for the first Huey Lewis and the News album in a decade, and the first featuring all-new songs in 18 years. The album includes material written and recorded over the past 10 years; it's due in the spring. But right now, it doesn't look like they'll tour in support of it.
Lewis said he sings every day, just to keep his voice in shape. Home News. Share on Twitter Share on Facebook. Filed Under: Huey Lewis. Categories: News. Back To Top.
Hugh Anthony Cregg III (born July 5, ), known professionally as Huey Lewis, is a Grammy-winning American singer, songwriter, and actor. Lewis sings lead. Huey Lewis and the News is an American rock band based in San Francisco, California. They had a run of hit singles during the s and early s. Huey Lewis, frontman of the pop rock band Huey Lewis and the News, was announced as the grand marshal, a fitting selection for a parade themed “Events of.