Real Name:
Lionel Augustus Martin
Profile:
Saxa was a pseudonym used by Lionel Martin (2) (born 5 January 1930, Croft's Hill, Jamaica – died 3 May 2017) a Jamaican saxophonist, famous for having performed with the 1980's British ska band The Beat (2). He also played with many early reggae stars, such as Laurel Aitken, Prince Buster, and Desmond Dekker.
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Saxa Discography Tracks

The Beat (2) The Beat (2) - I Just Can't Stop It (Album) Go-Feet Records, Go-Feet Records Brazil 1980 Sell This Version
The Beat (2) The Beat (2) - Wha'ppen? (Album) Go-Feet Records Australia 1981 Sell This Version
The English Beat* The English Beat* - Special Beat Service (Album) Go-Feet Records US 1982 Sell This Version
PVC 201 Various Mirror In The Bathroom Various - Music And Rhythm(2xLP, Comp) PVC Records PVC 201 US 1982 Sell This Version
The English Beat* The English Beat* - What Is Beat? (Comp) I.R.S. Records, I.R.S. Records US 1983 Sell This Version
General Public General Public - ...All The Rage (Album) I.R.S. Records Greece 1984 Sell This Version
Fine Young Cannibals Funny How Love Is Fine Young Cannibals - Fine Young Cannibals (Album) London Records Japan 1985 Sell This Version
207 995-630 General Public General Public - Hand To Mouth(LP, Album) Virgin 207 995-630 Europe 1986 Sell This Version
CFV 03852 The Beat (2) The Beat (2) - Can't Get Used To Losing You: Greatest Hits(VHS, PAL) Channel 5 CFV 03852 UK 1986 Sell This Version
Ranking Roger Ranking Roger - Radical Departure (Album) I.R.S. Records, I.R.S. Records US 1988 Sell This Version
The English Beat* The English Beat* - Save It For Later (Single) A&M Records US 1988 Sell This Version
CD 75046 DIDX 137 General Public General Public - ...All The Rage(CD, Album) I.R.S. Records CD 75046 DIDX 137 US 1988 Sell This Version
CC 31016, CSIG 155 The English Beat* The English Beat* - I Confess(CD, Mini) A&M Records, I.R.S. Records, I.R.S. Records, I.R.S. Records CC 31016, CSIG 155 US 1989 Sell This Version
Various Love For Sale Various - Red Hot + Blue (Album, Comp) Chrysalis, Chrysalis Spain 1990 Sell This Version
The International Beat* The International Beat* - The Hitting Line (Album) Triple X Records US 1991 Sell This Version
Various Mirror In The Bathroom and 1 more… Various - The Sound Of Ska (Comp) Quality Television, Music Factory UK 1992 Sell This Version
Special Beat Special Beat - Live (Album) Receiver Records Limited UK 1992 Sell This Version
DOJO CD 90 The International Beat* The International Beat* - The Hitting Line Crosses The Border(CD, Album) Dojo DOJO CD 90 UK 1992 Sell This Version
CDBM 109 The International Beat* The International Beat* - Dance Hall Rockers(CD, Album) TKO Magnum Music CDBM 109 UK 1996 Sell This Version
QED299 Various Various - The Sound Of Ska(CD, Album, Comp) QED QED299 Europe 1997 Sell This Version
The Beat (2) The Beat (2) - In Concert At The Royal Festival Hall e-m-s UK 2004 Sell This Version
826663-13176 The English Beat* The English Beat* - The Complete Beat(CD, Album, RE, RM + CD, Album, RE, RM + CD, Album,) Go-Feet Records, Shout! Factory 826663-13176 US 2012 Sell This Version
EDSB 4013 The Beat (2) The Beat (2) - The Complete Studio Recordings(Box + 3xCD, Album + CD, Comp) Edsel Records EDSB 4013 UK 2014 Sell This Version

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May 18, 2017
Rest In Peace - Papa Saxa 5/1/30 - 3/5/17

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