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Harry Belafonte

Harry Belafonte

Harry Belafonte

Harry Belafonte has been played on NTS shows including NTS @ MOMA PS1, with Day-O (Banana Boat) first played on 20 October 2014.

Harold George Belafonte, Jr. (born March 1, 1927 in New York, New York, United States) is an African-American musician, actor and social activist of Jamaican ancestry. One of the most successful Jamaican musicians in history, he was dubbed the "King of Calypso" for popularizing the Caribbean musical style in the 1950s. Belafonte is perhaps best known for singing the "Banana Boat Song", with its signature lyric "Day-O". Throughout his career, he has been an advocate for civil rights and humanitarian causes. In…

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Day-O (Banana Boat)
Harry Belafonte
International Joker Production, Joker1981
Day-O (Banana Boat)
Harry BelafonteInternational Joker Production, Joker1981
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Me'Ci Bon Die (Long Disco)
MC Belafonte
RCA1993
Me'Ci Bon Die (Long Disco)
MC BelafonteRCA1993
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Jump In The Line
Harry Belafonte
RCA Victor1961
Jump In The Line
Harry BelafonteRCA Victor1961
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Dark As A Dungeon
Harry Belafonte
RCA Victor1962
Dark As A Dungeon
Harry BelafonteRCA Victor1962
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Did You Hear About Jerry
Harry Belafonte
RCA Italiana1958
Did You Hear About Jerry
Harry BelafonteRCA Italiana1958
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Don'T Stop The Carnival
Harry Belafonte
RCA1986
Don'T Stop The Carnival
Harry BelafonteRCA1986
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Banana Boat Song
Harry Belafonte
World Star Collection1988
Banana Boat Song
Harry BelafonteWorld Star Collection1988
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Train Song
Harry Belafonte, Miriam Makeba
RCA Victor1965
Train Song
Harry Belafonte, Miriam MakebaRCA Victor1965
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