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Herman Marquis

sax, as, JM
Musician of Reggae
A.k.a. Mark West Mark Wiz

Herman Marquis is a Jamaican saxophone musician who has played with many reggae artists including Burning Spear. He recorded for Arthur "Duke" Reid in the 1960s and was a member of The Revolutionaries and The Upsetters in the 1970s. He was much in demand as a session player throughout the 1970s and 1980s, playing with some of Jamaica's top stars including Gregory Isaacs, Dennis Brown, Bunny Wailer, and Justin Hinds. He continued through to the mid 1980s and worked with Burning Spear and Ernest Ranglin.

  • Saxophone
  • Alto sax
  • Flute
  • Trombone
  • Reggae
  • R&B/Soul
  • Electronic
Popular Tracks   
The Teaser on Independence Jump Up Calypso by Various Artists
Take Five on David Madden & Passeiros by David Madden

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Band Members
Title Artist Year Type
Joy Times / No More StrugglingTommy McCook / Herman Marquis / Clint Eastwood1979Single
Crying Every Night / Night VersionStranger Cole With Tommy McCook & The Supersonics / Herman Marquis1971Single
Crying Everynight / Tom's VersionTommy McCook & The Supersonics / Herman Marquis1971Single
I.M.F.Trommie, Herman MarquisSingle
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