Growling Tiger

Neville Marcano (1916–13 May 1993), known as the Growling Tiger, was a Trinidadian calypsonian.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1916, Died 1993

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1935 - 1945

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, composer, lyricist

Notes: Credited as Tiger (Neville Marcano) on RCA issues. Often listed on disc label as "Tiger (Neville Marcano)."

See Also: Tiger (Neville Marcano)

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Recordings (Results 76-77 of 77 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 91947 10-in. 2/9/1940 Ah neighbours, neighbours The Tiger [Neville Marcano] vocalist  
Decca 91980 10-in. 2/12/1940 Ellis Nottingham The Tiger [Neville Marcano] vocalist  
(Results 76-77 of 77 records)


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