One of the most important figures in early ragga and dancehall, Tenor Saw (born Clive Bright, 1966, Kingston, Jamaica) is best-known for his 1985 hit Ring the Alarm, a song based on the then-ubiquitous Stalag 17 rhythm which proved to be one of the biggest -- and catchiest -- hits to come out of reggae's transition into the electronic age. Tenor Saw followed it up with Fever, an LP that -- while it didn't contain his signature song -- proved to be a minor classic of early dancehall, full of simple, catchy melodies, synthesized rhythm-section parts, and Tenor Saw's floating vocals. (The CD reissue of Fever also appended dub versions of most of the original tracks.) With such a promising start to his career, it seemed Tenor Saw would be around for quite a long time; sadly, his life was cut short in August 1988, when he was hit by a car in Houston, TX, and killed. The album Wake the Town was released posthumously in 1992. ~ Steve Huey, Rovi

Tenor Saw Best of Greatest Hits (Remembering Tenor Saw) Mix By Mixmaster Djeasy
Tenor Saw - Ring the alarm
Tenor Saw - Roll Call
Tenor Saw - Ring the Alarm
Tenor Saw live J-Splash 1986
Tenor Saw - Lots of Signs
Tenor Saw - Golden Hen
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