Personalities | Fun Lovin’ Criminals | Nineties | Rock

(Vocal/instrumental group, 1993–present)

Forming in New York, Huey Morgan (vocals, guitar), Steve Borovini (drums, programming) and Brian ‘Fast’ Leisler (bass, keyboards) blended hip hop, funk and soundtrack references on early releases with some success. Debut album Come Find Yourself (1996) was a fine work spawning the addictive single ‘Scooby Snacks’. Barry White tribute single ‘Love Unlimited’ became a huge UK hit as did the soulful 100% Columbian (1998). More albums followed, although why Criminals were never huge in America remains a mystery.

Styles & Forms | Nineties | Rock
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Source: The Definitive Illustrated Encyclopedia of Rock, general editor Michael Heatley


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