Pumpkin Belly, by Tenor Saw

Tenor Saw was a dancehall sensation in the mid-1980s.  He died in a car accident at 22.  Here’s the mesmerizing “Pumpkin Belly”:

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2 thoughts on “Pumpkin Belly, by Tenor Saw

  1. jb says:

    This is my new favorite song. I had never heard of him before I saw this post. Thank you.

  2. […] I posted a couple of weeks ago about Tenor Saw’s great song “Pumpkin Belly.”  What I didn’t realize was that the backing music of “Pumpkin Belly” was  sleng teng riddim, the very first digital riddim, which has appeared on almost 400 songs.  You can sample a few more on this Sleng Teng Extravaganza YouTube mix: […]

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