Harry Belafonte

Harry Belafonte Harry Belafonte:
One of the most successful Caribbean American pop stars in history, he was dubbed the "King of Calypso" for popularizing the Caribbean musical style with an international audience in the 1950s. His breakthrough album Calypso (1956) is the first million selling album by a single artist. Belafonte is perhaps best known for singing "The Banana Boat Song", with its signature lyric "Day-O". He has recorded in many genres, including blues, folk, gospel, show tunes, and American standards.

Important Albums:
1956     Belafonte
1956     Calypso
1957     An Evening with Belafonte
1958     Belafonte Sings the Blues
1959     Belafonte at Carnegie Hall
1960     Swing Dat Hammer
1961     Jump Up Calypso
1962     Midnight Special
1962     The Many Moods of Belafonte
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Harry Belafonte Belafonte At Carnegie Hall- Live 1959 =2LP=

HARRY BELAFONTE - Belafonte At Carnegie Hall- Live 1959 =2LP=

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( 1959 ) 2016 EU DMM cutting on vinyl 2xLP = Belafonte At Carnegie Hall was documented at the height of the singer's success, proved to be an artistic and commercial breakthrough for the music legend, earning a nomination for Album of the Year at the 196

Harry Belafonte -Sings the Blues = 200g LP=

HARRY BELAFONTE - -Sings the Blues = 200g LP=

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( 1969 )2015 analogue production reissue 200g LP = Harry Belafonte Belafonte Sings The Blues line of classic RCA Living Stereo releases

Harry Belafonte Calypso =180g =

HARRY BELAFONTE - Calypso =180g =

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( 1956 ) - 2017 reissue on 180g LP - Harry Belafonte "Calypso" contains the pop classics "Day-O"(The Banana Boat Song), "Jamaica Farewell", "Come Back Liza" & "Man Smart, Woman Smarter"...beautifully recorded in 1956. + bonus track 'Matilda' (1953).