According to the official website of the village people the group s original lineup included disco king construction worker cowboy leatherman indian and two nondescripts they were later joined by cop g i and biker. The rebooted village people features willis back as lead singer and cop admiral josh cartier as the leatherman edward lopes as the gi chad freeman as the cowboy angel morales as the native american and kwong as the construction worker.
Replaced victor willis as lead singer 1979.
Construction worker original construction worker village people. See more ideas about village people village people. The group has been putting out new music as recently as december 2019 when they dropped the group s first christmas single titled happiest time of the year which even made it to number 20 on the billboard adult contemporary charts making it the band. Sep 10 2013 explore orangegecko som s board village people on pinterest.
Within two years hodo would win a role that lasted 35 years the construction worker in village people. Members include alex briley the gi david hodo the construction worker glenn hughes the biker jeff olson the cowboy. David hodo born richard davis hodo.
Replaced at one point by miles jay beginning in 1982. Conceived by french producer jacques morali village people quickly evolved from a. The village people construction worker david hodo turns 73.
The village people getty images since the village people are in the news again we take a look at what the band is up to these days. Hodo was born in san andreas california and was raised in sacramento. But if willis is the only original member steering the band into a new decade what happened to the rest of the village people.
Conceived by french producer jacques morali village people quickly evolved from a. From 1978 to 2013 hodo secured his place in pop culture as the construction worker character in the group village people. July 7 1947 is an american singer who performed the construction worker character in the group village people from 1978 to 1982 and from 1987 to 2013.
Within two years hodo would win a role that lasted 35 years the construction worker in village people. He graduated in 1969 from california state university sacramento where he majored in speech and acted in several campus productions. Enjoy some pics of james kwong right here.
David hodo was born in hollywood hills california on july 7 1947. Replaced randy jones felipe rose the indian chief ray simpson the cop. Keep reading to find out.
The native american the g i sailor the leather daddy the construction worker and the cowboy who were all around during the group s peak in 1979.