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Morgan Heritage is one big funk family that consists of the family mob: Peetah Morgan (vocals), Una Morgan (keyboard/vocals), Roy “Gramps” Morgan (keyboard/vocals), Nakhamyah “Lukes” Morgan (rhythm guitar) and Memmalatel “Mr. Mojo” Morgan (percussion/vocals). That night the hip Peetah, the lovely Una and the happiest cat that I have ever met, Gramps Morgan were kind enough to chat with me before they did their public interview followed by an intimate performance.
The Morgan family have been in music all of their lives. “We grew up in the business thanks to our father (Denroy Morgan),” Uma remarks, “we were all taught and worked in music, even working on things like choreography along the way.” That prompted me to ask if they fought, similar to the antics of Oasis, onstage. Uma immediately smiled and said, “well, we never fight onstage if that is what you mean!” That being said, the family is always learning. Uma states, “our father introduced us to all of the legends like James Brown, Aretha Franklin and so many others. We loved it and try to adopt some of those sounds into our music. We really enjoy what we do.” [continue reading at punchland.com]