[VIDEO] Huey Lewis Reminisces on the Hit Sports Album
Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 09.14.2013
The set celebrate its 30th anniversary...
Billboard recently spoke with Huey Lewis to reminisce on the 30 year anniversary for the Huey Lewis & the News' Sports hit album. Below are some highlights and a video of the the interview.
Lewis on aiming all the songs on the album to be hits: "With 'Sports,' we aimed all the songs to be hit singles. They're all aimed at radio."
Lewis on "The Heart of Rock & Roll" track being written after their trip to Cleveland: "The idea being that, the music business is in New York and L.A., good rock & roll is where you find it."
Lewis on "I Want a Drug" being a great example of the band's style: "It's marrying those two things, real people, real voices, and technology… it was the blending of the men and machines."
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