DJ Erick Morillo aka Reel To Real Dead at 49 - Noise11.com
Erick Morillo

Erick Morillo

DJ Erick Morillo aka Reel To Real Dead at 49

by Paul Cashmere on September 2, 2020

in News

Erick Morillo, best known for the hit song ‘I Like To Move It’, has been found dead in Miami. He was 49.

A cause of death has not been announced.

Morillo rose to fame as Reel 2 Real with ‘I Like To Move It’ (with the Mad Stuntman) in 1993. He song reached no 6 in Australia, no 5 in the USA and no 89 in the USA.

‘I Like To Move It’ was used in the 2005 movie ‘Madagascar’ as performed by Sacha Baron Cohen but produced by Morillo.

Reel 2 Real’s other hit was ‘Go On Move’, also in 1993.

Noise11.com

Follow Noise11 on Social Media

NEW: Noise11 on YouTube SUBSCRIBE

Noise11 on Instagram

You’ll discover music news first following Noise11 on Twitter

Comment on the news of the day, join Noise11 on Facebook

Related Posts

Paul Kelly AWITG on Friday 17 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Alex The Astronaut is Looking Forward To Making Gravy With Paul Kelly Again

Alex The Astronaut can’t wait for next week’s Making Gravy’ show when once again Alex will share a stage with Paul Kelly.

15 hours ago
Natalie Merchant
Natalie Merchant To Release First Album of New Material In Nearly A Decade

Natalie Merchant will release ‘Keep Your Courage’, an album of new material in April 2023. Natalie’s last original material album was ‘Natalie Merchant’ in 2014.

16 hours ago
Tommy Lee, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Tommy Lee’s House Broken into Again

Tommy Lee has once again been the victim of a burglary at his Calabasas home in California.

18 hours ago
Guns N Roses perform at the MCG in Melbourne on Tuesday 14 February 2017. Guns N Roses are touring Australia on their Not In This Lifetime tour. Photo Ros O'Gorman
Guns N Roses Australian Tour, Five Down, One To Go

The Guns N’ Roses Australian tour has one more show to go. The ‘We’re F’N Back Tour’ will finish in Melbourne this weekend.

22 hours ago
Sugababes debut album One Touch
Sugababes Announce One-Off UK Show For 2023

Sugababes have announced a one-off concert at London's The O2 arena next year.

1 day ago
Dog Trumpet photo by Ros O'Gorman
Dog Trumpet To Take Shadowland Out For An East Coast Tour

Peter O’Doherty and Reg Mombassa will take Dog Trumpet on the road in 2023 for a major trek along the east coast and into Tasmania.

2 days ago
Jimmy Barnes at Red Hot Summer Mornington 2019 photo Noise11.com
Jimmy Barnes To Cease Touring To Undergo Back Surgery

Jimmy Barnes has stopped all summer touring so that be can undergo back surgery and allow time to recover.

2 days ago