Jun152021

Tommy McCook

Tommy McCook (3 March 1927 – 5 May 1998) was a Jamaican saxophonist. A founding member of The Skatalites, he also directed The Supersonics for Duke Reid, and backed many sessions for Bunny Lee or with The Revolutionaries at Channel One Studios in the 1970s. McCook was born in Havana, Cuba, and moved to Jamaica in 1933. He took up the tenor saxophone at the age of eleven, when he was a pupil at the Alpha School, and eventually joined Eric Dean’s Orchestra. Read more on Last.fm

Track: Reggae Merengue

Most Played Tracks as Scrobbled to Last.fm

# Title Plays
1Riverton City
25024
2Green Mango
18723
3A Version I Can Feel
16741
4The Shadow Of Your Smile
15717
5Tunnel One
13931
6Heatwave
13908
7Thunderball
13344
8The Saint
12252
9The Saint (The Saints Go Marching In)
10811
10Eight Years After
8791

Other Album Releases:

Horn Roots (Bunny 'Striker' Lee 50th Anniversary Edition)
Cookin' Shuffle
Big Boss Dubs (Bunny 'Striker' Lee 50th Anniversary Edition)
Dub Split the Atom
Tommy McCook Classics
Super Star-Disco Rockers
The Aggrovators Present Tommy McCook
Horn Dub Hustler
Tommy McCook - Showing Off
The Sannic Sounds

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