Glenn Hughes is an English rock bassist and vocalist, best known for playing bass and performing vocals for funk rock pioneers Trapeze, the Mk. III and IV line-ups of Deep Purple, as well as briefly fronting Black Sabbath in the mid-1980s. Hughes is also known by fans as "The Voice of Rock" due to his soulful and wide ranging singing voice. Glenn Martin Hughes (July 18, 1950 – March 4, 2001) was the original "Leatherman" character in the disco group Village People from 1977 to 1996. He graduated in 1968 from Chaminade High School, then attended Manhattan College, where he was initiated as a member of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia music fraternity in 1969. He was interested in motorcycles, and was working as a toll collector at the.
Mar 17, 2001 · Glenn Hughes, who sang in a leather biker outfit with the Village People, died on March 4 at his home in Manhattan. He was 50. The cause was lung cancer, reported MTV.Author: Neil Strauss. Glenn Hughes was born on July 18, 1950 in The Bronx, New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Highlander II: The Quickening (1991), Can't Stop the Music (1980) and The Love Boat (1977). He died on March 4, 2001 in Manhattan, New York City.Occupation: Actor, Soundtrack.
Glenn Hughes is married to Gabi, and has been for several years. He previously dated Linda Blair (Exorcist) and Tommy Bolin's ex-girlfriend. Jon Lord's "Chance On A Feeling" is written about Jon's wife, who previously dated Glenn. So no, I don't believe he's gay (although I know what you mean about the Hughes/JLT photos on HTP 1)!---. Mar 04, 2012 · Which of the original Village People were gay? Discussion in 'music, bands, clubs & festies' started by Maggot, Mar 4, 2012. Mr. QofG's thinks it was just Glenn M. Hughes (the Leather Man) Oh and Randy Jones, the Cowboy, as he had a marriage ceremony with his partner of .