Oct 25, · Harold George Belafonte, Jr. (born March 1, 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 du.
Harry Belafonte. Harold George "Harry" Belafonte, Jr. (born March 1, ) is an American singer, songwriter, actor and social activist. He was dubbed the "King of Calypso" for popularizing the Caribbean musical style with an international audience in the s. Belafonte is perhaps best known for singing "The Banana Boat Song", with its signature lyric "Day-O".
Harry Belafonte sings Calypso, Blues and Folk Songs Singles & 13 Original Albums (CD2 Belafonte; CD3 Calypso / H. B. Sings The Caribbean; CD4 An Evening With Harry Belafonte; CD5 H. B. Sings The Blues; CD6 Porgy & Bess / My Lord What A Morning; CD7/8 Belafonte At Carnegie Hall; CD9 Belafonte Returns To Carnegie Hall; CD10 To Bring You A Merry Christmas/5(3).
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Jun 18, · Three discs, filled to like or-so minutes each, and a gr8 value. Enough room to fit omitted Harry masterworks such as "Hene Ma Tov" (a Hebrew song performed at Carnegie), "Will His Love be Like His Rum" and "Hosanna" (2 bouncers from the classic "Calypso" album), and maybe most especially, the plaintive "Take My Mother Home" which was both on an early studio album as well as /5(3).