Hugh gigged in and around the Detroit area during the 1970s-1980s with such acts as Norma Jean Bell, Marcus Belgrave, Lamont Johnson, Belita Woods
Hugh played the Detroit area with his own band Tymepiece featuring Ron Scott and the Lynch Brothers... was "discovered" by producers Duane Freeman and Paul Riser
Hugh's song "Captain Jarvis" reached #7 on the Billboard Jazz charts on artist Noel Pointer on United Artists records
Hugh took time off from constant performing during the 90s to pursue education in computer engineering and computer audio engineering.
Today he runs his own production studios including Groove-Phonic Mastering and Mixing at groovephonics.com and Funkatology Records LLC at funkatology.com
In 2010 Hugh released his first solo album entitled "Funkmeister". The song "You Didn't Have to Be So Nice" received a Top 100 International Airplay award from Association of Independent Recording Artists.
Now Hugh is releasing his long awaited second solo album entitled "Funkatology" to be released on November 15th 2019 with a soft launch on October 31st.
Funkatology features Hugh's own rendition of his classic "Captain Jarvis" which reached #7 in the Billboard Jazz charts by Noel Pointer's version.