Red Hurley

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Birthday
11, 1949
Birthplace
Ireland
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthplace
Ireland

About

Famous as the lead singer of the Irish pop group The Nevada, he is also well known for his Irish chart-topping solo recordings, which include "Love Is All / Morea" (1975); "Broken Promises" (1976); and "You're My Day, You're My Night / Morena" (1977).

Before Fame

In the late 1960s, he began his music career as the frontman of the Irish band The Colours. Later, he formed and fronted a band called Wheels and released several hit singles with the group.

Trivia

He represented his native country in the 1976 Eurovision Song Contest.

Family Life

He and his siblings Flo, Olive, Fran, Liam, Des, and Joe were raised in Milltown, Dublin, Ireland. After divorcing his first wife, model Patricia Ward, he married dancer Norma Hurley; he has daughters named Kimberley, Kristina, and Stephanie.

Associated With

In the early 2000s, he toured Ireland with American pop singer Rita Coolidge.

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