Born in New York. All family emigrated to Haiti when she was very young.
She became a star when she had been proposed by Katherine Dunham to act in the "Blue Holiday" show in Broadway.
On september 1949, she went to tour in Europe and had huge success. Speaking English and french was a great opportunity.
She was known as the Calypso music in person.
Josephine Premice Discography
|Josephine Premice||Caribe (Album)||Verve Records||France||1957||Sell This Version|
|GNP 24||Josephine Premice||Josephine Premice Sings Calypso (LP, Album)||GNP||GNP 24||US||1957||Sell This Version|
|SA 1095||Lloyd McNeill, The Lloyd McNeill Quartet, James Earl Jones (2), Josephine Premice, Josh White, Jr (3)||Lloyd McNeill, The Lloyd McNeill Quartet, James Earl Jones (2), Josephine Premice, Josh White, Jr (3) - The Dream Awake (LP, Album)||Spoken Arts||SA 1095||US||1968||Sell This Version|
Singles & EPs
|70 097||Josephine Premice||Calypso EP Medium Vol. 2 (7", EP)||Barclay||70 097||France||1957||Sell This Version|
|Josephine Premice||Calypso (EP)||Disques Vogue||UK||Unknown||Sell This Version|
|EPL 7 396, EPL. 7396||Josephine Premice||Calypso Vol. 2 (7", EP)||Disques Vogue, Disques Vogue||EPL 7 396, EPL. 7396||France||Unknown||Sell This Version|
|BMCD 1635||Josephine Premice||Caribe Josephine Premice Sings Calypso (CD, Comp)||Blue Moon (4)||BMCD 1635||Spain||2012||Sell This Version|