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The Paragons

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The Paragons were a ska and rocksteady vocal group from Kingston, Jamaica, initially active in the 1960s. Their most famous track was "The Tide Is High", written by band member John Holt.
The Paragons did all music compositions collaboratively. This issue was resolved in Court when John Holt claimed ownership of most of the Paragons' compositions. In a case, Tyrone Evans versus John Holt, the Court ruled in favor of Tyrone Evans who claimed all compositions were done collaboratively.... more

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