Count Bernadino

Real Name:
Franklyn Ellis
Profile:
(1924 - 2015) Bahamian bandleader-vocalist. Attended New York School of Music (c.1947) where he formed Count Bernadino Bacanals with fellow West Indian students. Toured internationally for the Bahamas Development Board (Ministry of Tourism.) Winner Cacique Award. See also namesake Label c.b. records.
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Albums

Count Bernadino - Calypso Capers album art Count Bernadino Calypso Capers Carib Bahamas, The 1962 Sell This Version
Count Bernadino - Calypso Bacchanal album art Count Bernadino Calypso Bacchanal (Album) Carib, Carib Bahamas, The 1962 Sell This Version
none Count Bernadino - Disco Calypso Album album art Count Bernadino Disco Calypso Album(LP, Album) Sunrise Records (10) none US 1980 Sell This Version
Count Bernadino - The Masterful Mr. Count Bernadino album art Count Bernadino The Masterful Mr. Count Bernadino (Album) Sunrise Records (10) Bahamas, The Unknown Sell This Version
ST-55752 Count Bernadino - Count Bernadino At The Sheraton British Colonial album art Count Bernadino's Calypso Philosophies* Count Bernadino At The Sheraton British Colonial(LP) Sunrise Records (10) ST-55752 Bahamas, The Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

1031-X45 Count Bernadino and his Calypso Knights Count Bernadino and his Calypso Knights - Home Cookin' Mamma / 10 Rum Bottle(7", Single) Mardi-Gras Records 1031-X45 US 1957 Sell This Version
45-1028 Count Bernadino - Wings Of A Dove / Shame N' Scandal album art Count Bernadino Wings Of A Dove / Shame N' Scandal(7") Carib 45-1028 Unknown Sell This Version
T-55754, T-55755 Count Bernadino - Gimme, Gimme, Gimme (Dance) album art Count Bernadino's Calypso Philosophies* Gimme, Gimme, Gimme (Dance)(7") Sunrise Records (10), Sunrise Records (10) T-55754, T-55755 Bahamas, The Unknown Sell This Version
FLP-101 Count Bernadino - Falcon Records Present Count Bernadino And His Calypso Knights album art Count Bernadino Falcon Records Present Count Bernadino And His Calypso Knights(10") Falcon Records (8) FLP-101 US Unknown Sell This Version

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