Darryl Hunt, 72, Popular Pogues’ Bassist & Songwriter, has passed away

Darryl Hunt, 72, Popular Pogues’ Bassist & Songwriter, has passed away

Darryl Hunt was an English musician and singer-songwriter, who was best known for playing bass guitar in The Pogues. He was dead at the age of 72.

English Singer and Songwriter dies at the age of 72

Darryl Hunt, the musician for The Pogues, passed away at the age of 72, and the music industry has lost another brilliant talent. The band announced on Twitter to confirm the news “Our sorrow knows no bounds. Our Darryl went away to London yesterday afternoon.

Gatwick Hunt 04/05/1950 – 08/08/2022,” before quoting the line, “I know you want to hear me catch my breath / I love you till the end,” from their song “Love You Till the End.”

Darryl Hunt Age, Family, Early Life

Darryl Hunt was born on 4 May 1950 in Christchurch, England. He holds British nationality and he belongs to white ethnicity. His Zodiac sign is Taurus.

darryl hunt family
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We don’t have any specific information about the Darryl Hunt family. The verified information about his family will be updated later.

Darryl Hunt Wife, What about his Children?

There is no information known about his wife. His private life is not accurately reported in the media.

Darryl Hunt Career, What was his profession?

Hunt started his music career in college, first playing with The Brothel Creepers before moving on to Plummet Airlines and The Favourites. He eventually joined The Pogues in 1986, taking over after the exit of Cait O’Riordan.

He remained through their break in 1996 and returned in 2001 when they rejoined and stayed with the band till they played their final gig in 2014. The Hunt-penned song, “Love You Till the End,” was featured in the movie Mystery, Alaska, and P.S. I Love You. 

How much is Darryl Hunt Net Worth?

Darryl’s net worth was approximately $1 million as of August 2022. In the UK, a musician makes an average yearly pay of £19,602.

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According to glassdoor.com, a musician’s estimated total yearly wage in the United States is $61,156, with an average salary of $41,492. $19,664 year is the expected increased compensation. Cash bonuses, commissions, tips, and profit sharing are all examples of extra compensation.      

Which school and college did he go to?

Darryl Hunt received his education at Allhallows College in Lyme Regis, Devon, and later attended Nottingham Trent University to pursue his studies in fine art, where he received a BA.

Is he available on any kind of social media platform?

Hunt is not active on social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter.

Physical Appearance of Darryl Hunt’s Height, Weight

HeightNot Available
Hair ColorBlonde
Eye colorBrown
WeightNot Available
Body typeFit
Sexual orientationStraight

Interesting facts about Darryl Hunt’s should be known

Zodiac signTaurus
Relationship StatusSingle