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The Tide Is High
Contemporary Pop/Rock,New Wave,Punk/New Wave,Club/Dance,Dance-Rock
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The Tide Is High" is a 1966 song written by John Holt, originally produced by Duke Reid and performed by the Jamaican group The Paragons, with Holt as lead singer. The song gained international attention in 1980, when a version by the American band Blondie became a US/UK number one hit. The British girl group Atomic Kitten also had a number one hit with their version of the song in 2002, while Canadian rapper Kardinal Offishall had a minor hit with his interpretation in 2008.

About The Tide is High. Blondie’s very successful (No 1) cover of Jamaican group The Paragons performance of John Holt’s song. Keeping the Reggae' beat, adding orchestration and switching from a male’s lyrics to female’s. From the album Autoamerican, where Blondie incorporated elaborate orchestration, heard clearly in this song. The album covered multiple genres – pop, rock reggae and Rap – where Rapture was not only the other number one hit from the album, but considered the first rap song ever to reach that spot. The Tide is High" Track Info.

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The tide is high but I'm holding on I'm gonna be your number one I'm not the kind of girl who gives up just like that Oh, no. It's not the things you do that tease and wound me bad But it's the way you do the things you do to me. I'm not the kind of girl who gives up just like that Oh, no. The tide is high but I'm holding on I'm gonna be your number one Number one, number one. Every girl wants you to be her man But I'll wait my dear 'til it's my turn  . The Tide Is High" lyrics provided for educational purposes and personal use only.

Blondie wanted to give the song a Jamaican feel, so they hired three percussion players and created a new string and horn arrangement to give it an authentic sound. According to Chris Stein, the percussion includes "eight tracks of drum sticks tapping on a piano bench. Eric Clapton became the first white artist to transform a reggae song into a hit when he covered Bob Marley's "I Shot The Sheriff" in 1974. It was filled with 45s, mostly Elvis and The Everly Brothers. The one modern song I remember him listening to was 'The Tide Is High' by Blondie, which he played constantly. When I hear that song, I see my father, unshaven, his hair pulled back into a ponytail, dancing to and fro in a worn-out pair of denim shorts, with me at his feet, trying my best to coordinate tiny limbs.

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Track List

Title/Composer Performer Time
1 The Tide Is High Blondie