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 Tracks

Albums

Lord Invader - Calypso album art Lord Invader And Lord Beginner With Felix And His Internationals Lord Invader And Lord Beginner With Felix And His Internationals - Calypso (Album) Disc Records, Disc Records, Disc Records, Disc Records US 1946 Sell This Version
628 Lord Invader - Calypso Vol. 2 album art 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
640 Lord Invader - Calypso Vol. 3 album art Lord Invader With Felix And His Internationals Lord Invader With Felix And His Internationals - Calypso Vol. 3(2xShellac, 10", Album) Disc Records 640 US 1947 Sell This Version
Lord Invader - Calypso With The Lord Invader album art Lord Invader Calypso With The Lord Invader Folkways Records US 1955 Sell This Version
Lord Invader - Calypso album art Lord Invader Calypso (Album) Audio Fidelity US 1956 Sell This Version
FC 7262 Lord Invader - There's A Brown Boy In The Ring album art Lord Invader There's A Brown Boy In The Ring(10") Folkways Records FC 7262 US 1959 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

17429 Lord Invader - Soffie Bellah / Scorpion album art Lord Invader / Atilla The Hun Lord Invader / Atilla The Hun - Soffie Bellah / Scorpion(Shellac, 10") Decca 17429 US 1939 Sell This Version
SG.107 Lord Invader - One Gone / The Sport Pool album art Fitzroy Alexander "Melody"* / Rupert Grant "Lord Invader"* Fitzroy Alexander "Melody"* / Rupert Grant "Lord Invader"* - One Gone / The Sport Pool(Shellac, 10") SaGomes SG.107 Trinidad & Tobago 1951 Sell This Version
SG.103 Lord Invader - We Want Ramadin On The Ball / McGee album art 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 Trinidad & Tobago 1951 Sell This Version
M.30731 Lord Invader - Dock Site Baby / Go For It album art 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 - My Experience On The Raper Band album art 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 - Lord Invader Sings His Own Calypso's album art 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
17460 Lord Invader - Saga Boy's In Town / Matrimony  album art Lord Invader / Mighty Destroyer Lord Invader / Mighty Destroyer - Saga Boy's In Town / Matrimony (Shellac, 10") Decca 17460 US Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

SFW CD 40454 Lord Invader - Calypso In New York album art Lord Invader Calypso In New York(CD, Comp) Smithsonian Folkways SFW CD 40454 US 2000 Sell This Version
CD REV 150 Lord Invader - Master Stickfighter In New York album art 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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