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The Duke Of Iron

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The Duke Of Iron

The Duke Of Iron has been played on NTS in shows including The Gaza Strip, featured first on 5 August 2016. Songs played include Calypsonian Invasion and Loving Women Is Waste Of Time.

The Duke of Iron (born Cecil Anderson, 1906 — 1968) was a well-known calypsonian, nightclub and concert entertainer, and recording artist from the 1930s through the 1960s. He was renown for his bawdy humor, crisp diction, and confident vocal mannerisms. His clarity in pronouncing English lyrics helped him achieve tremendous popularity with American audiences.

Anderson was a native of Trinidad, and moved with his family to New York in 1923. In the 1930s…

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Calypsonian Invasion
The Duke Of Iron
RCA Italiana, RCA1957
Calypsonian Invasion
The Duke Of IronRCA Italiana, RCA1957
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Loving Women Is Waste Of Time
Duke Of Iron
Sounds Of The Caribbean0
Loving Women Is Waste Of Time
Duke Of IronSounds Of The Caribbean0
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