Huey Lewis & The News
wsg Katie Todd
Their brand of straight-ahead rock n' roll has sold over 20 million albums worldwide with Top Ten hits like "Heart of Rock & Roll," "Hip To Be Square" and "The Power of Love." "The Power of Love," was nominated for an Academy Award from the movie Back to the Future and went all the way to #1 on Billboard's singles chart.
Huey Lewis & The News released their first album in nine years titled Soulsville, which features 14 classic songs from the vault of Stax Records. The band incorporated a variety of musical influences, including R&B and soul, to create their own unique sound on the new album. Huey Lewis & The News have carried the banner as the quintessential American rock band, endearing them to millions of fans and earning them the right to mark their place on the pop history map.