Tycoon (band)

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This article is about the rock group. For other uses, see Tycoon (disambiguation).

Tycoon was an American rock band from New York City. The group released two records on Arista Records. "Such a Woman" charted one Top 40 hit single in 1979, "Such a Woman" (U.S. Billboard Hot 100 #26) was produced by Robert "Mutt" Lange,[1] Their 1981 album, Turn Out the Lights, was produced by Vini Poncia.


  • Norman Mershon (vocals, guitar)
  • Jon Gordon / Bobby Messano (guitar, vocals)
  • Mark Rivera (saxophone, vocals)
  • Michael Fonfara / Keith Taylor (keyboards)
  • Mark Kreider (bass, violin, vibes)
  • Richard Steinberg / Mike Braun (drums)


  • Tycoon (Arista Records, 1979) U.S. #41[2]
  • Turn Out the Lights (Arista, 1981)
  • Opportunity Knocks (Self Produced, 1983) available at the "It's About Music" web site


  1. ^ Billboard Singles, Allmusic.com
  2. ^ Billboard, Allmusic.com

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