Tenor Fly, English rapper and ragga vocalist, Dead


Tenor Fly, birth name Jonathan Sutter died on June 17, 2016

He was a British singer, rapper and freestyler,

Jonathan rose to prominence in the ragga movement of the early 1990s.

He has had been a member of the Freestylers and has worked as a solo artist.

Since 1988, he had been active in the music business.

Tenor Fly was best known for his work with other artists, such as Rebel MC, Top Cat, Barrington Levy and Sir Coxson Sound.

The London label Nice Up! Records summed up Fly’s life with a statement: “Without a doubt one of the legends of the sound system scene here in the UK and a talent that spread across the world.

His music range from dancehall, reggae and hip hop to jungle, his style and influence cannot be understated—an original roughneck rudeboy.

Fly was not only a consummate artist and performer, but he was a genuinely nice guy too.

He died suddenly.

Tenor Fly passed away in 2016.