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Louise Bennett

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Louise Bennett

Louise Bennett has been played on NTS in shows including Floating Roofs, featured first on 5 March 2017. Songs played include Day Dah Light, Jamaican Alphabet and Dip Dem.

The Hon. Louise Simone Bennett-Coverly is quite possibly Jamaica’s most loved Folklorist, Writer, Artiste. Miss Lou, as she is affectionately known, received her education from Ebenezer and Calabar Elementary Schools, St. Simon’s College, Excelsior College, Friends College (Highgate). She was a resident artiste from 1945 to 1946 with the “Caribbean Carnival”. She has appeared in leading humorous roles in several Jamaican Pantomimes and television shows. She has traveled throughout the World promoting the culture of Jamaica…

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Day Dah Light
Louise Bennett
Folkways Records1954
Day Dah Light
Louise BennettFolkways Records1954
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Jamaican Alphabet
Louise Bennett
Folkways Records1957
Jamaican Alphabet
Louise BennettFolkways Records1957
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Dip Dem
Louise Bennett
Folkways Records1954
Dip Dem
Louise BennettFolkways Records1954
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Chi Chi Bud
Louise Bennett
Island Records1983
Chi Chi Bud
Louise BennettIsland Records1983
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