Lord Invader

Lord Invader

Real Name:
Rupert Westmore Grant
Profile:
Lord Invader (Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago, 1915 - New York, 1962) was a calypso vocalist and songwriter, notably of Rum And Coca-Cola, which was plagiarised by Morey Amsterdam and the Andrews Sisters. Grant performed and recorded in Trinidad from the 1930s, New York from the 1940s, and toured the UK and Europe in 1956, before settling in New York.
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Lord Invader Discography

Albums

628 Macbeth*, Duke Of Iron*, Lord Invader Acc. By Felix And His Internationals Macbeth*, Duke Of Iron*, Lord Invader Acc. By Felix And His Internationals - Calypso Vol. 2(3xShellac, 10", Album) Disc Records 628 US 1946 Sell This Version
Lord Invader Calypso With The Lord Invader Folkways Records US 1955 Sell This Version
Lord Invader Calypso (Album) Audio Fidelity US 1956 Sell This Version
FC 7262 Lord Invader There's A Brown Boy In The Ring(10") Folkways Records FC 7262 US 1959 Sell This Version
NPL 18024 Noel Anthony And His Calypso Band, Lord Invader, Lord Ivanhoe & His Caribbean Knights, Mighty Terror, The Torpedo, Bertie King's Royal Jamaicans Noel Anthony And His Calypso Band, Lord Invader, Lord Ivanhoe & His Caribbean Knights, Mighty Terror, The Torpedo, Bertie King's Royal Jamaicans - Calypso Cocktail (LP) Pye Records NPL 18024 UK 1959 Sell This Version
614, 5007, 5008, 5009 Lord Invader And Lord Beginner With Felix And His Internationals Lord Invader And Lord Beginner With Felix And His Internationals - Calypso(3xShellac, 10", Album) Disc Records, Disc Records, Disc Records, Disc Records 614, 5007, 5008, 5009 US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

SG. 107 Fitzroy Alexander "Melody"* / Rupert Grant "Lord Invader"* Fitzroy Alexander "Melody"* / Rupert Grant "Lord Invader"* - One Gone / The Sport Pool(Shellac, 10") SaGomes SG. 107 UK 1953 Sell This Version
SG. 103 Norman Span "King Radio"* / Rupert Grant "Lord Invader"* Norman Span "King Radio"* / Rupert Grant "Lord Invader"* - We Want Ramadin On The Ball / McGee(Shellac, 10") SaGomes SG. 103 UK 1953 Sell This Version
M.30731 Lord Invader, King Radio Lord Invader, King Radio - Dock Site Baby / Go For It(Shellac, 10", Single) Decca M.30731 Unknown Sell This Version
MRR001 Lord Invader & His Calypso Band* My Experience On The Raper Band(7", Ltd) Marga Rita Records MRR001 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
RC 101 Lord Invader With Valentino And His Calypsonians Lord Invader With Valentino And His Calypsonians - Lord Invader Sings His Own Calypso's(7", EP, Promo) Heineken RC 101 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
17429 Lord Invader / Atilla The Hun Lord Invader / Atilla The Hun - Soffie Bellah / Scorpion(Shellac, 10") Decca 17429 US Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

MLP-802 Duke Of Iron*, Lord Kitchener, Macbeth*, Lord Invader Duke Of Iron*, Lord Kitchener, Macbeth*, Lord Invader - Calypso Magic(10", Comp) Supertone MLP-802 Trinidad & Tobago 1957 Sell This Version
SFW CD 40454 Lord Invader Calypso In New York(CD, Comp) Smithsonian Folkways SFW CD 40454 US 2000 Sell This Version
ML 801 Lord Kitchener, Lord Invader, Duke Of Iron*, Mighty Terror, Johnny Attilla, Innocentay, Trinidad Steel Band* Lord Kitchener, Lord Invader, Duke Of Iron*, Mighty Terror, Johnny Attilla, Innocentay, Trinidad Steel Band* - Trinidad Calypso Kings(10", Comp) Monogram (2) ML 801 US Unknown Sell This Version
CD REV 150 Lord Invader & His Calypso Band* Master Stickfighter In New York(CD, Comp) Rev-Ola CD REV 150 Europe Unknown Sell This Version

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