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Origin New York, New York, U.S.
Genres Garage house, post-disco
Years active 1986
Labels Emergency Records
Past members Ricky Martin, Robb Martin, Tyrone Martin

Raww was a United States-based short-lived music group best known for their hit "Don't You Try It", released by Emergency Records in 1986. The single was released worldwide, including Germany by Bellaphon, Spain by Grind and Canada by Power Records, Holland and Brussels and Belgium. It was written by the band's members whereas mixed by Freddy Bastone.

This song reached No. 34 on the American dance chart and also received acknowledgement from Billboard and was selected into "Recommended Section" of the Billboard's noteworthy picks.[1][2]

Chart performance[edit]

Year Title Label Peak chart positions[2]
Hot 100 Dance R&B Dance Sales
1986 "Don't You Try It" Emergency No. 34 No. 39



"Don't You Try It"[3]
12" single
  1. "Don't You Try It" - 6:25
  2. "Don't You Try It" - 7:49
  • Written-by: Tyrone Martin
  • Mixed-by: Freddy Bastone (side A), Julian Herzfeld (side B)
  • Producer: Robb Martin, Tyrone Martin


  1. ^ "Billboard (r) Recommended". Billboard/Nielsen Business Media, Inc. 98: 81. 23 Aug 1986. ISSN 0006-2510. 
  2. ^ a b Raww (((Charts)))- Rovi Corporation. NIelsen Co. Retrieved 2012-01-11
  3. ^ Discogs - Don't You Try It - Retrieved 2012-01-11.