Various ‎– Trinidad-Calypso (1939-1959)

Label:
Frémeaux & Associés ‎– FA 5348
Format:
2 × CD, Compilation
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1-1 King Radio Matilda
Backing Band [Other Musicians] – Unknown ArtistVocals – King RadioWritten-By – King Radio, Norman Span
1-2 Wilmoth Houdini Gin & Coconut Water
Backing Band [Other Musicians] – Unknown ArtistVocals – Wilmoth HoudiniWritten-By – Wilmoth Houdini
1-3 Lord Invader Rum And Coca Cola
Backing Band [Other Musicians] – Unknown ArtistVocals – Lord InvaderWritten-By – Lord Invader, Rupert Westmore Grant*
1-4 Lord Invader Yankee Dollars
Backing Band [Other Musicians] – Unknown ArtistVocals – Lord InvaderWritten-By – Lord Invader, Rupert Westmore Grant*
1-5 Lord Kitchener Kitch (Come Go To Bed)
Acoustic Bass [Probably] – Neville Boucarut, Rupert NurseCongas [Probably] – Reuben "Dreamer" FrancoisCuatro [Probably] – Brylo FordGuitar [Probably] – Fitzroy Coleman, Freddy "Federico" GrantSaxophone [Probably] – Albon Timothy, Joe HarriottVocals – Lord KitchenerWritten-By – Aldwyn Roberts, Lord Kitchener
1-6 Lord Kitchener My Wife's Nightie
Acoustic Bass [Probably] – Neville Boucarut, Rupert NurseCongas [Probably] – Reuben "Dreamer" FrancoisCuatro [Probably] – Brylo FordGuitar [Probably] – Fitzroy Coleman, Freddy "Federico" GrantSaxophone [Probably] – Albon Timothy, Joe HarriottVocals – Lord KitchenerWritten-By – Aldwyn Roberts, Lord Kitchener
1-7 Lord Melody Can Can
Backing Band [Other Musicians] – Unknown ArtistVocals – Lord MelodyWritten-By – Fitzroy Alexander, Lord Melody
1-8 Mighty Sparrow Reply To Melody
Backing Band [Other Musicians] – Unknown ArtistVocals – The Mighty Sparrow*Written-By – Mighty Sparrow, Slinger Francisco
1-9 Mighty Sparrow Trinidad Carnival
Backing Band [Other Musicians] – Unknown ArtistVocals – The Mighty Sparrow*Written-By – Mighty Sparrow, Slinger Francisco
1-10 Lord Beginner Louise
Backing Band [Other Musicians] – Unknown ArtistVocals – Lord BeginnerWritten-By – Egbert Moore, Lord Beginner
1-11 The Charmer Female Boxer
Backing Band – Johnny McCleverty & His Calypso Boys*Vocals – The CharmerWritten-By – Louis Eugene Walcott, Louis Farrakhan, The Charmer
1-12 The Island Champions My Advice To Men
1-13 The Island Champions River Den Come Down
1-14 The Duke Of Iron Big Bamboo
Backing Band [Other Musicians] – Unknown ArtistVocals – The Duke Of IronWritten-By – Cecil Anderson, The Duke Of Iron
1-15 The Roaring Lion* Mary Ann
Backing Band [Other Musicians] – Unknown ArtistVocals – The Roaring Lion*Written-By – Trad.*
1-16 The Sparrow* Brown Skin Gal
1-17 The Sparrow* Hol' Em Joe (Donkey Wants Water)
1-18 Young Tiger Trinidad
Backing Band [Other Musicians] – Unknown ArtistVocals – Young TigerWritten-By – George Browne, Young Tiger
1-19 Lord Kitchener Drink-A-Rum
Acoustic Bass [Probably] – Neville Boucarut, Rupert NurseCongas [Probably] – Reuben "Dreamer" FrancoisCuatro [Probably] – Brylo FordGuitar [Probably] – Fitzroy Coleman, Freddy "Federico" GrantSaxophone [Probably] – Albon Timothy, Joe HarriottVocals – Lord KitchenerWritten-By – Aldwyn Roberts, Lord Kitchener
1-20 Lord Melody Creature From The Black Lagoon
1-21 The Roaring Lion* Kalenda March
Backing Band [Other Musicians] – Unknown ArtistVocals – The Roaring Lion*Written-By – Hubert Raphael Charles, Rafael De Leon, The Roaring Lion*
2-1 Lord Kitchener Marjorie's Flirtation
Acoustic Bass [Probably] – Rupert NurseCongas [Probably] – Reuben "Dreamer" FrancoisCuatro [Probably] – Brylo FordGuitar [Probably] – Fitzroy Coleman, Freddy "Federico" GrantSaxophone [Probably] – Albon Timothy, Joe HarriottVocals – Lord KitchenerWritten-By – Aldwyn Roberts, Lord Kitchener
2-2 Lord Melody Life In Brazil
Backing Band [Other Musicians] – Unknown ArtistVocals – Lord MelodyWritten-By – Fitzroy Alexander, Lord Melody
2-3 Mighty Terror Chinese Children Call Me Daddy
Backing Band [Other Musicians] – Unknown ArtistVocals – Mighty TerrorWritten-By – Fitzgerald Cornelius Henry*, Mighty Terror
2-4 Mighty Sparrow No More Rocking & Rolling
Accompanied By – Sparrow & The BoysVocals – Mighty SparrowWritten-By – Mighty Sparrow, Slinger Francisco
2-5 Mighty Sparrow Russian Satellite
Accompanied By – Sparrow & The BoysVocals – Mighty SparrowWritten-By – Mighty Sparrow, Slinger Francisco
2-6 Mighty Sparrow Teresa
Accompanied By – Sparrow & The BoysVocals – Mighty SparrowWritten-By – Mighty Sparrow, Slinger Francisco
2-7 Mighty Sparrow Short Little Shorts
Accompanied By – Sparrow & The BoysVocals – Mighty SparrowWritten-By – Mighty Sparrow, Slinger Francisco
2-8 Mighty Sparrow Mad Bomber
Accompanied By – Sparrow & The BoysVocals – Mighty SparrowWritten-By – Mighty Sparrow, Slinger Francisco
2-9 Beauty (4) & The Brute Force Steel Band* Fire Down Below
Backing Band [Other Musicians] – Unknown ArtistVocals – Dot EvansWritten-By – Lester Lee (2), Ned Washington
2-10 Enid Mosier & Her Trinidad Steel Band* Boys Days
Instruments [Other Musicians] – Unknown ArtistVocals – Enid MosierWritten-By – Enid Mosier
2-11 Young Tiger She Like It, He Like It
Backing Band [Other Musicians] – Unknown ArtistVocals – Young TigerWritten-By – George Browne, Young Tiger
2-12 Young Tiger Calypso Be-Bop
Backing Band [Other Musicians] – Unknown ArtistVocals – Young TigerWritten-By – George Browne, Young Tiger
2-13 The Roaring Lion* Trinidad, The Land Of Calypso
Backing Band [Other Musicians] – Unknown ArtistVocals – The Roaring Lion*Written-By – Hubert Raphael Charles, Rafael De Leon, The Roaring Lion*
2-14 The Roaring Lion* Wash Your Hands
Backing Band [Other Musicians] – Unknown ArtistVocals – The Roaring Lion*Written-By – Hubert Raphael Charles, Rafael De Leon, The Roaring Lion*
2-15 Eric Hayden Give Her The Number One
Backing Band [Other Musicians] – Unknown ArtistVocals – Eric HaydenWritten-By – Eric Hayden
2-16 Lord Kitchener Black Pudding
Acoustic Bass [Probably] – Rupert NurseCongas [Probably] – Reuben "Dreamer" FrancoisCuatro [Probably] – Brylo FordGuitar [Probably] – Fitzroy Coleman, Freddy "Federico" GrantSaxophone [Probably] – Albon Timothy, Joe HarriottVocals – Lord KitchenerWritten-By – Aldwyn Roberts
2-17 Lord Kitchener Romeo
Acoustic Bass [Probably] – Rupert NurseCongas [Probably] – Reuben "Dreamer" FrancoisCuatro [Probably] – Brylo FordGuitar [Probably] – Fitzroy Coleman, Freddy "Federico" GrantSaxophone [Probably] – Albon Timothy, Joe HarriottVocals – Lord KitchenerWritten-By – Aldwyn Roberts
2-18 Lord Kitchener Nosey Mother-In-Law
Acoustic Bass [Probably] – Rupert NurseCongas [Probably] – Reuben "Dreamer" FrancoisCuatro [Probably] – Brylo FordGuitar [Probably] – Fitzroy Coleman, Freddy "Federico" GrantSaxophone [Probably] – Albon Timothy, Joe HarriottVocals – Lord KitchenerWritten-By – Aldwyn Roberts
2-19 Lord Kitchener Rhumba Anna
Acoustic Bass [Probably] – Rupert NurseCongas [Probably] – Reuben "Dreamer" FrancoisCuatro [Probably] – Brylo FordGuitar [Probably] – Fitzroy Coleman, Freddy "Federico" GrantSaxophone [Probably] – Albon Timothy, Joe HarriottVocals – Lord KitchenerWritten-By – Aldwyn Roberts
2-20 Lord Kitchener Woman's Figure
Acoustic Bass [Probably] – Rupert NurseCongas [Probably] – Reuben "Dreamer" FrancoisCuatro [Probably] – Brylo FordGuitar [Probably] – Fitzroy Coleman, Freddy "Federico" GrantSaxophone [Probably] – Albon Timothy, Joe HarriottVocals – Lord KitchenerWritten-By – Aldwyn Roberts
2-21 Lord Kitchener If You're Not White, You're Considered Black
Acoustic Bass [Probably] – Rupert NurseCongas [Probably] – Reuben "Dreamer" FrancoisCuatro [Probably] – Brylo FordGuitar [Probably] – Fitzroy Coleman, Freddy "Federico" GrantSaxophone [Probably] – Albon Timothy, Joe HarriottVocals – Lord KitchenerWritten-By – Aldwyn Roberts

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Transfert et mastering: studio Art et Son - Paris
Photo de couverture: Carte postale © X (D/R/) / Photos livret: collections Bruno Blum et Fabrie Uriac / ℗ & © 2011 Frémeaux & Associés / Distribution France: Socadisc / Distribution internationale, librairies et musées: Frémeaux & Associés
Made in France

CD1:
1: 1939. (writer credited as Norman Span a.k.a. King Radio)
2: 1943.
3, 4: 1943. (writer credited as Rupert Westmore Grant a.k.a. Lord Invader)
5: Recorded in London, England. 1952. (writer credited as Aldwyn Roberts a.k.a. Lord Kitchener)
6: Circa 1958. (writer credited as Aldwyn Roberts a.k.a. Lord Kitchener)
7: Circa 1957. (writer credited as Fitzroy Alexander a.k.a. Lord Melody)
8, 9: 1958 (writer credited as Slinger Francisco a.k.a. Mighty Sparrow)
10: Circa 1956. (writer credited as Egbert Moore a..k.a. Lord Beginner)
11: Recorded in the U.S.A., circa 1953. (writer credited as Louis Eugene Walcott a.k.a. The Charmer a.k.a. Louis Farrakhan).
12 & 13: No information has surfaced about these two tracks.
14: Circa 1950. (writer credited as Cecil Anderson a.k.a. The Duke of Iron)
15: 1941.
16, 17: No information has surfaced about this track.
18: Circa 1957. (writer credited as George Browne a.k.a. Young Tiger)
19: Circa 1958. (writer credited as Aldwyn Roberts a.k.a. Lord Kitchener)
20: Circa 1956.
21: 1955. (writer credited as Hubert Raphael Charles a.k.a. Rafael de Leon, a.k.a. The Roaring Lion)

CD2:
1: Recorded in London, England. 1958. (writer credited as Aldwyn Roberts a.k.a. Lord Kitchener)
2: Circa 1956. (writer credited as Fitzroy Alexander a.k.a. Lord Melody)
3: Circa 1956. (writer credited as Fitzgerald Cornelius Henry a.k.a. Mighty Terror)
4, 5, 6, 7, 8: 1958. (writer credited as Slinger Francisco a.k.a. Mighty Sparrow)
9: 1957.
10: Circa 1957.
11, 12: Circa 1956. (writer credited as George Browne a.k.a. Young Tiger)
13, 14: Recorded in London, England. Circa 1955. (writer credited as Hubert Raphael Charles a.k.a. Rafael de Leon, a.k.a. The Roaring Lion)
15: Circa 1956.
16: Recorded in London, England. Circa 1959.
17, 18, 19, 20, 21: Recorded in London, England. Circa 1958.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 3 561302 534824
  • Barcode (String): 3561302534824
  • Other (Distribution Code): SC 228
  • Rights Society: SACEM SDRM SACD SCAM
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1): [Sony DADC logo] A0101792837-0102 13 A00
  • Mastering SID Code (CD1): IFPI L553
  • Mould SID Code (CD1): IFPI 94K2
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2): [Sony DADC logo] A0101792837-0202 15 A00
  • Mastering SID Code (CD2): IFPI L555
  • Mould SID Code (CD2): IFPI 94K1

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