Sidney Conroy is the ex-wife of Huey Lewis. Conroy’s ex-husband, Lewis is an American singer, songwriter, and actor. Lewis sings lead and plays harmonica for his band, Huey Lewis and the News, in addition to writing or co-writing many of the band’s songs. The band is known for their third, and best-selling, album Sports, and their contribution to the soundtrack of the 1985 feature film Back to the Future. Lewis previously played with the band Clover from 1972 to 1979.
Sidney Conroy’s ex-husband, Lewis is a 71-year-old born on 5th July 1950 in New York City, USA, but much is not known about her date and place of birth. Conroy came into the limelight after her marriage to Lewis. Huey Lewis’s ex-wife has also not released any information related to her family or close relatives.
How did Sidney Conroy and Huey Lewis meet? Conroy was Lewis’ manager’s secretary. The two former love birds got married in 1983 in Hawaii. They got married in the presence of friends, family, and loved ones.
Their marriage however didn’t last forever, they ended their marriage in 1990. They were married for 6 years before they called it a quit. Their 6 years of marriage was blessed with two children. They have a daughter, Kelly Lewis, and a son, Austin Lewis. Both couples have been living a private life after their divorce.
In April 2018, Sidney Conroy’s husband, Lewis revealed that he was suffering from hearing loss as a result of Ménière’s disease, and canceled all upcoming tour dates.
He revealed in an interview how his family especially his children have been of so much help to him in his difficult time. He said
“To me, the power of love is family. Family, family family. I have two wonderful children who have supported me and helped me through this illness [in 2018 Lewis was diagnosed with Ménière’s disease which causes hearing loss, meaning he can no longer sing or even listen to music]. My son has become my best friend. He has turned into this wonderful person who looks after his father. And I need some looking after. So I’m very pleased.”
Sidney Conroy’s husband, Huey Lewis continued- “It is tough. It’s tough but I’m not dead. You have to be grateful, I’m still a lucky guy. There’s lots of people out there worse off than I am. It’s important to remember that and the support I’ve had from my fans is overwhelming. You don’t realise that your music can have such impact and that part is really gratifying.”