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Compiled By Clinton Lindsay

(p) © 2010

Right after the death of Gregory Anthony Isaacs (born July 15,1951) on October 25, 2010 @ age 59, I began getting calls about his vast catalog of songs, on which ones he is most likely to be remembered for. I immediately knew I had to compile the Gregory Isaacs Top 100 Songs.

When available, chart data culled from The New York, JBC, RJR, and The Gleaner Hit Parade charts.


Prod: Producer, HPR: Highest Position Reached, Record Of The Year: ROTY, WOC: Weeks On The Chart.


1. Night Nurse 1982 Prod: Gregory Isaacs

JBC: ROTY #4, NY: HPR #1/4 wks, WOC: 16


2. Rumors 1989 Prod: Augustus Clarke

NY: HPR #1/1wk, WOC 15, ROTY #5


3.  Hard Drugs 1985 Prod: Tad Dawkins

NY: HPR #2


4. Mr. Brown 1978 Prod: Ossie Hibbert



5. Top Ten 1978 Prod: Gregory Isaacs



6. Storm 1977 Prod: Ossie Hibbert


7. Front Door 1981 Prod: Gregory Isaacs



8. Soon Forward 1978 Prod: Sly Dunbar/Robbie Shakespeare


9. All I Have Is Love 1973 Prod: Phil Pratt



10. Tune In 1978 Prod: Gregory Isaacs


11. Mr. Cop 1976 Prod: Lee Perry/Pete Weston


12. Big All Around w/Dennis Brown  1989 Prod: Augustus Clarke

NY: HPR #2, WOC 14, ROTY #22


13. Mi Come Again 1984 Prod: Tad Dawkins

NY: HPR #1/2 wks,  WOC 12


14. Love Is Overdue 1974 Prod: Alvin Ranglin

RJR: HPR #1/4 wks (1)


15. My Number One 1974 Prod: Alvin Ranglin


16. Let Off Sup’m  1985 Prod: Augustus Clarke

NY: HPR #2, ROTY #17


17. Bad Da 1975 Prod: Winston “Niney” Holness


18. One Man Against The World     1987 Prod:


19. Off Mi Fender 1987 Prod:


20. Lover’s Magic 1985 Prod: Tad Dawkins


21. Musical Revenge 1987 Prod: Tad Dawkins

NY: HPR #1/4 wks, WOC 12, ROTY #8


22. John Public 1990 Prod: Steely/Clevie

NY: HPR #3, WOC 13, ROTY #43


23. Poor And Clean 1980 Prod: Gregory Isaacs

NY: HPR #2


24. Tribal War 1990 Prod: Peter Hibbert

NY: HPR #4, WOC 15,


25. Red Rose For Gregory 1988 Prod: Augustus Clarke


26. The Border 1976 Prod: Alvin Ranglin


27. Body Language w/John Holt    1997 Prod: Bobby Digital

NY: HPR #3, WOC 16, ROTY 19


28. Bumping And Boring 1978 Prod: Gregory Isaacs


29. Report To Me 1989 Prod: Augustus Clarke

NY: HPR #12, WOC 7, ROTY #71


30. Private Secretary 1983 Prod: Gregory Isaacs


31. Black A Kill Black 1977 Prod: Gregory Isaacs/Pete Weston


32. Lonely Days 1975 Prod: Gregory Isaacs


33. Mind Yu Dis 1988 Prod: Augustus Clarke

NY: HPR #9, WOC 9, ROTY #43


34. Unforgettable 1989 Prod: Lloyd “Pick Out” Dennis

NY: HPR #15, WOC 6, ROTY #60


35. Can’t Give You My Love Alone   1980 Prod: Gregory Isaacs


36. My Only Lover 1975 Prod: Gregory Isaacs


37. Bang Belly 1985 Prod: Tad Dawkins

NY: HPR #5


38. She Gives Me Hiccups w/Tiger  1990 Prod: Winston Riley

NY: HPR #1/2 wks, WOC 18, ROTY #8


39 Lonely Soldier 1974 Prod: Clive Chin


40. Handcuff (Hey Mr. Babylon) 1977 Prod: Ossie Hibbert


41. Tumbling Tears 1976 Prod: Alvin Ranglin


42. Easy Lover 1987 Prod: Tad Dawkins


43. Black Liberation Struggle 1978 Prod: Sly Dunbar/Robbie Shakespeare


44. Let’s Dance 1977 Prod: Dirty Harry


45. Cream Of The Crop 1983 Prod: Gregory Isaacs


46. Wailing Rudie 1980 Prod: Gregory Isaacs

NY: HPR #4, WOC 12


47. Oh, What A Feeling 1981 Prod: Sly Dunbar/Robbie Shakespeare


48. The Salary Is Thin (The Sun Shines For Me) 1975  Prod: Winston “Niney” Holness


49. Set The Captives Free 1977 Prod: Ossie Hibbert


50. Night Nurse w/Lady Saw 1996 Prod: David Sanguinett

NY: HPR #3, WOC 8, ROTY #55


51. Love Me With Feelings 1983 Prod: Gregory Isaacs


52. Looking Back 1975 Prod: Harry Mudie


53. Sunday Morning 1980 Prod: Gregory Isaacs



54. Private Beach Party 1985 Prod: Augustus Clarke


55. Confirm Reservation 1981 Prod: Gregory Isaacs


56. Talk Don’t Bother Me 1987 Prod: Kenneth “Skeng Don” Black


57. Coronation Market 1984 Prod: Tad Dawkins


58. Universal Tribulation 1978 Prod: Sly Dunbar/Robbie Shakespeare


59. Slave Market 1975 Prod: Gregory Isaacs


60. Too Good To Be True 1989 Prod: Augustus Clarke


61. Mother’s Day 1987 Prod: Tad Dawkins


62. Sacrifice 1977 Prod: Ossie Hibbert


63. Sad To Know You’re Leaving   1982 Prod: Gregory Isaacs


64. Stranger In Your Town 1982 Prod: Gregory Isaacs


65. You Can Have The Bits 1987 Prod: Lloyd “Jammys” James


66. Thief A Man 1975 Prod: Gregory Isaacs


67. Nobody Know 1985 Prod: Tad Dawkins


68. Continent Woman 1978 Prod: Alvin Ranglin


69. End Of The World 1975 Prod: J. Lewis


70. Smile 1977 Prod: Ossie Hibbert


71. Cool Down The Pace 1982 Prod: Gregory Isaacs


72. Rough Neck w/The Mighty Diamonds  1989 Prod: Augustus Clarke


73. Easy, Take It Easy (Babylon Too Tough) 1975 Prod: Joe Gibbs


74. You Brought Me Love 1985 Prod: Tad Dawkins


75. One One Cocoa (Full Basket) 1973 Prod: Glen Brown




76. My Pride Won’t Let Me 1987 Prod: Lloyd “Jammys” James


77. *Late At Night (Satisfaction) 1971 Prod:

*recorded under the name “William Shakespeare”


78. Intimate Potential 1988 Prod: Augustus Clarke


79. Lonely Lover 1975 Prod: Sidney Crooks


80. Innercity Lady 1986 Prod: Augustus Clarke


81. Financial Endorsement 1974 Prod: Alvin Ranglin


82. Slave Master 1977 Prod: Winston “Niney” Holness


83. The Fugitive 1981 Prod: Sly Dunbar/Robbie Shakespeare


84. Teacher’s Plight 1990 Prod: Augustus Clarke


85. Slapper Dapper 1997 Prod: Flabba Holt


86. My Relationship 1978 Prod: Sly Dunbar/Robbie Shakespeare


87. Objection Overruled 1982 Prod: Gregory Isaacs


88. Open The Door To Your Heart  1978 Prod: Roydale “Andy” Anderson


89. Sinner Man 1976 Prod: Sidney Crooks


90. Out Deh 1983 Prod: Gregory Isaacs


91. Closer Than A Brother 1990 Prod: Augustus Clarke


92. My Time 1978 Prod: Gregory Isaacs


93. Mr. Know It All 1978 Prod: Ossie Hibbert


94. Call Me Collect 1990 Prod: Phillip “Fattis” Burrell


95. I’m Coming Home 1973 Prod: Pete Weston


96. I’m Still Waiting 1995 Prod: Jeff Sarge


97. Loving Pauper 1973 Prod: Augustus Clarke




98. Don’t Go 2000 Prod: Bobby Digital



99. Don’t Let Me Suffer w/The Concords  1969 Prod: Rupie Edwards




100 *Another Heartache 1968 Prod: Winston Sinclair

*Gregory Isaacs’ first recording!



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