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Do Latinx Fans Still Love Morrissey (And Will They Show Up At Hollywood Bowl This Weekend)? - LAist
By Steven Cuevas
The sound of The Smiths was inescapable in the '80s, but it was as a solo artist that Morrissey's popularity really took off among Mexican-Americans in Los Angeles.
And Morrissey returned the affection in songs like "Mexico" and "First of the Gang to Die."
But those fans, myself included, have had to confront the singer's embrace of hard right, extremist politics.