Straker's Records

Straker's Records

Profile:
One of the most prolific Caribbean labels, Straker's Records was founded by Granville Straker and was headquartered in Brooklyn NY. They released scores of calypso and soca records over several decades.
Sublabel
Contact Info:
Straker's Record World Ltd.
242 Utica Avenue
Brooklyn NY 11213

Label

Releases

Status Catalog Number  Image Artist Title ( Format) Label Catalog Number  Country Year Actions
001 Ray Sylvester Orchestra* - Seven Time Winners Ray Sylvester Orchestra* Seven Time Winners(LP) Straker's Records, Straker's Records 001 US 1972 Sell This Version
0022 Lord Valentino - Invitation Lord Valentino Invitation(7", Single) Straker's Records 0022 Unknown Sell This Version
980 Mighty Gypsey* - For-Cane Mighty Gypsey* For Cane / PP Vs PP (Single) 980 Barbados 1972 Sell This Version
7782 The Equitables Featuring Sil Mc Intosh* - Sugar And Honey The Equitables Featuring Sil Mc Intosh* The Equitables Featuring Sil Mc Intosh* - Sugar And Honey(LP) Straker's Records 7782 US 1973 Sell This Version
50012 Lloyd Charmers One Woman / Am Gone(7", Single) Straker's Records 50012 US 1970 Sell This Version
5 0014 L. Charmers* / McGeorge* - Holly Pussy / Little Darling L. Charmers* / McGeorge* L. Charmers* / McGeorge* - Holly Pussy / Little Darling(7") Straker's Records 5 0014 US Unknown Sell This Version
50017 A Eddie Hooper - Happiness Eddie Hooper Happiness(7", Single) Straker's Records 50017 A US Unknown Sell This Version
ALPS.1015 Starlift Steel Orchestra 75* - Starlift Volume 2 Starlift Steel Orchestra 75* Starlift Volume 2(LP, Comp, RE) Antillana ALPS.1015 Barbados 1976 Sell This Version
B 368 Cynthia Layne & The Dynamics (4) - Sweet Loving Man Cynthia Layne & The Dynamics (4) Cynthia Layne & The Dynamics (4) - Sweet Loving Man(7", Single) Wirl B 368 US 1974 Sell This Version
B505 Reunion (9) - Lonely Reunion (9) Lonely(7") WIRL B505 US Unknown Sell This Version
B 581 The Trutones* - Blue Danube Hustle / Condom The Trutones* Blue Danube Hustle / Condom(7") WIRL B 581 US 1977 Sell This Version
BW 1001 Sparrow* - Many Moods Of Sparrow Sparrow* Many Moods Of Sparrow(LP) Straker's Records, Straker's Records BW 1001 US 1972 Sell This Version
CRO-046 Carl* & Carol* - Street Dancing Carl* & Carol* Carl* & Carol* - Street Dancing(LP) Straker's Records CRO-046 US Unknown Sell This Version
CRS 0001 The Carib Tokyo Steel Orchestra* - The Caterpillar The Carib Tokyo Steel Orchestra* The Caterpillar(LP, Album) Compas Records, Straker's Records CRS 0001 US 1974 Sell This Version
CRS-0003 Carib Tokyo Steel Orchestra* - 40 Solid Steel Minutes Carib Tokyo Steel Orchestra* 40 Solid Steel Minutes(LP, Album) Straker's Records CRS-0003 US Unknown Sell This Version
DD 5002 Darwin David - Give A Helping Hand Darwin David Give A Helping Hand(12", EP) Lance Records (2) DD 5002 US 1989 Sell This Version
EBM 003 Shadow (11) - Love Me Forever / My Belief Shadow (11) Love Me Forever / My Belief(12") Golden Apple Records (2) EBM 003 Unknown Sell This Version
ET 916 Tommy T (8) - Gass Crisis Tommy T (8) Gass Crisis(12") Straker's Records ET 916 US Unknown Sell This Version
FA 00001 Lord Melody - Tribute To Maestro Lord Melody Tribute To Maestro(7", Single) Straker's Records FA 00001 US 1977 Sell This Version
FA 00001 (2) Lord Melody - Yes Lord Lord Melody Yes Lord(12", Single) Straker's Records FA 00001 (2) US 1977 Sell This Version
GS 00 Singing Francine - Xmas Is Here Singing Francine Xmas Is Here GS 00 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 000 Glen Adams - Christmas Rock Reggae Glen Adams Christmas Rock Reggae (Single) GS 000 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 0000 JOEY LEWIS AND HIS ORCHESTRA - O Holy Night / Winter Wonderland JOEY LEWIS AND HIS ORCHESTRA O Holy Night / Winter Wonderland(7") Straker's Records GS 0000 Trinidad & Tobago Unknown Sell This Version
GS 01 Chalkdust (2) - Something Salt / Christmas Coming Chalkdust (2) Something Salt / Christmas Coming (Single) GS 01 US 1977 Sell This Version
GS 001 Mighty Gabby - Needles & Pins Mighty Gabby Needles & Pins(7") Straker's Records GS 001 Barbados 1977 Sell This Version
GS 0001 Various - Christmas In The Caribbean With Carols And Parang Various Christmas In The Caribbean With Carols And Parang(LP) Straker's Records GS 0001 Unknown Sell This Version
GS1-PPP Trinidad Bill - Rat Race / She Want More Trinidad Bill Rat Race / She Want More GS1-PPP Barbados 1986 Sell This Version
GS 002 Ray Sylvester Orchestra* - Sealed With A Kiss Ray Sylvester Orchestra* Sealed With A Kiss(LP) Straker's Records GS 002 US 1973 Sell This Version
GS 002 Errol Kernahan And His Love Kats - Andante / I Love To Watch The Dancers Errol Kernahan And His Love Kats Andante / I Love To Watch The Dancers(7") Straker's Records GS 002 Trinidad & Tobago Unknown Sell This Version
GS005 Wizard* - Parang Saludos Jam Wizard* Parang Saludos Jam(12", Single) Straker's Records GS005 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 20 Boris Gardiner - Take Care Of My Heart Boris Gardiner Take Care Of My Heart(12") Gardiner Records GS 20 US 1990 Sell This Version
GS-20 Director (2) - Sousy (Neighbor, Neighbor) Director (2) Sousy (Neighbor, Neighbor)(12") Straker's Records GS-20 US 1985 Sell This Version
GS 22 Grynner - We Want More Grynner Grynner We Want More Grynner(12") Straker's Records, Straker's Records GS 22 US 1985 Sell This Version
GS 100 The Sparks - Don't Climb Picker Tree The Sparks Don't Climb Picker Tree(7") Straker's Records GS 100 US 1971 Sell This Version
GS 101 Preacher (6) - Ah Want Ah Liquor Preacher (6) Ah Want Ah Liquor(12") Straker's Records GS 101 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 101 Sheila James (3) - Christmas Time Sheila James (3) Christmas Time(12") Straker's Records GS 101 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS103 Various - Straker’s Xmas Soca Parang With The Stars Vol. 3 Various Straker’s Xmas Soca Parang With The Stars Vol. 3(Cass, Comp) Straker's Records GS103 US 1996 Sell This Version
GS 104 Various - Straker's Xmas Soca Parang With The Stars Vol 4 Various Straker's Xmas Soca Parang With The Stars Vol 4(12") Straker's Records GS 104 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 104 Rootsman - This Christmas Rootsman This Christmas(12") Straker's Records GS 104 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 108 Marcia Miranda - Chutney Christmas/ Parang Chutney Marcia Miranda Chutney Christmas/ Parang Chutney(12", Maxi) Straker's Records GS 108 Unknown Sell This Version
GS 112 Count Robin Tribute To Tripoli(7", Single) Straker's Records GS 112 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 114 Mighty Conqueror - Pussin Eaters / Uncle Sam Mighty Conqueror Pussin Eaters / Uncle Sam(7", Single) Straker's Records GS 114 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS119 Mighty Chalkdust* - Telephone Call Mighty Chalkdust* Telephone Call(7") Straker's Records GS119 Trinidad & Tobago 1974 Sell This Version
GS 120 Mighty Terror - Road March Pay Too Small / Own What Is Yours Mighty Terror Road March Pay Too Small / Own What Is Yours(7", Single) Straker's Records GS 120 US 1974 Sell This Version
GS 124 Glen Adams / Glen Adams-Blue Grass* - Soul Chick Reggae / Dread Experience Glen Adams / Glen Adams-Blue Grass* Glen Adams / Glen Adams-Blue Grass* - Soul Chick Reggae / Dread Experience(7", Yel) Straker's Records GS 124 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 125 Calypso Rose - Give Me Brass / Tell Them They Wrong Calypso Rose Give Me Brass / Tell Them They Wrong GS 125 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 126 Calypso Rose - This Is Carnival Calypso Rose This Is Carnival (7", Single) Straker's Records GS 126 US 1974 Sell This Version
GS 127 The Escorts (4) - Sixpence The Escorts (4) Sixpence (Single) GS 127 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 128 The Draytons Two - G.O. Go The Draytons Two G.O. Go(7") Straker's Records GS 128 US 1973 Sell This Version
GS 130 The Hawk (10) - Carnival The Hawk (10) Carnival(7", Single) Straker's Records GS 130 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 131 The Hawk (10) - Judy The Hawk (10) Judy(7") Straker's Records GS 131 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 132 The Shadow* - Bass Man / Ah Come Out To Play The Shadow* Bass Man / Ah Come Out To Play (Single) GS 132 US 1974 Sell This Version
GS 133 Lord Valentino - Elevation / Victim Of Society Lord Valentino Elevation / Victim Of Society(7") Straker's Records GS 133 Barbados Unknown Sell This Version
GS 134 Mighty Chalkdust* - Ah Thief It From Kitch / Joanne Mighty Chalkdust* Ah Thief It From Kitch / Joanne (7", Single) Straker's Records GS 134 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 140 Nap Hepburn - Seventy Four / Old Time Kaiso Nap Hepburn Seventy Four / Old Time Kaiso(7") Straker's Records GS 140 Trinidad & Tobago 1974 Sell This Version
GS 141 Patsy Cadet, Pebbles Studio Band - Bad Situation Patsy Cadet, Pebbles Studio Band Patsy Cadet, Pebbles Studio Band - Bad Situation(7", Single) Straker's Records GS 141 US 1973 Sell This Version
GS 142 Glen Adams - For The Good Times Reggae Glen Adams For The Good Times Reggae(7", Single) Straker's Records GS 142 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS143 Glen Adams Blue Grass* - If You're Ready Reggae Glen Adams Blue Grass* If You're Ready Reggae(7", Single) Straker's Records GS143 UK 1974 Sell This Version
GS 144 Johnny Braff, Ken Charles Combo Johnny Braff, Ken Charles Combo - It Burns Inside(7", Single) Straker's Records GS 144 US 1973 Sell This Version
GS 146 Mighty Cyper* - Watergate Mighty Cyper* Watergate(7", Single) Straker's Records GS 146 US 1974 Sell This Version
GS 147 Crazy (4) - Chinaman / Modern Carnival Crazy (4) Chinaman / Modern Carnival(7") Straker's Records GS 147 US 1974 Sell This Version
GS 149 Lord Melody - Grine Am / Monday Is Mass Lord Melody Grine Am / Monday Is Mass (Single) GS 149 US 1975 Sell This Version
GS 151 The Sparks - Steel Bands Man / Bad Neighbours The Sparks Steel Bands Man / Bad Neighbours(7") Straker's Records GS 151 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS-152 Calypso Squibby* - Iron Man / Bachanal Calypso Squibby* Iron Man / Bachanal (Single) GS-152 US 1975 Sell This Version
GS 153 Mighty Gypsey* - Cock Stan/Jouvert Mighty Gypsey* Cock Stan/Jouvert(7", Single) Straker's Records GS 153 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 155 Mighty Contender* - Shorty Affair / Kiksy-Day Mighty Contender* Shorty Affair / Kiksy-Day(7") Straker's Records GS 155 1975 Sell This Version
GS 156 Mighty Crocro* - Panty Mighty Crocro* Panty(7", Single) Straker's Records GS 156 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 157 Mighty Gypsey* - Negro Man Mighty Gypsey* Negro Man(7") Straker's Records GS 157 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 158 Lord Bitterbush - The Truth Offends / Fall Of A Home Lord Bitterbush The Truth Offends / Fall Of A Home(7") Straker's Records GS 158 Barbados 1975 Sell This Version
GS-160 Ray Raymond - Coming Home Ray Raymond Coming Home(7", Single) Straker's Records GS-160 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS-163 Lord Valentino - Carnival Story / Calypso Pollution Lord Valentino Carnival Story / Calypso Pollution(7") Straker's Records GS-163 Barbados Unknown Sell This Version
GS 165 A Ron Berridge Orch.* - 2001 Spouge Ron Berridge Orch.* 2001 Spouge(7") Straker's Records GS 165 A 1975 Sell This Version
GS-166 King Short Shirt - Lucinda / Starvation King Short Shirt Lucinda / Starvation GS-166 1975 Sell This Version
GS-169 The Realistics* Featuring Glen Adoms* - Letter From Jamaica The Realistics* Featuring Glen Adoms* The Realistics* Featuring Glen Adoms* - Letter From Jamaica(7") Straker's Records GS-169 US 1975 Sell This Version
GS-170 Jambalasie - Chains On The Mind / Back To Africa Jambalasie Chains On The Mind / Back To Africa(7") Straker's Records GS-170 US 1975 Sell This Version
GS-171 Solid Solid "7" Combo Red, Red, Wine / Goodbye(7") Straker's Records GS-171 Unknown Sell This Version
GS172 Mighty Zandolie - Too Much Man Family / The Iron Man Mighty Zandolie Too Much Man Family / The Iron Man(7") Straker's Records GS172 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS-172 Mighty Zandolie - Too Much Man Family / Venezuelan Law Mighty Zandolie Too Much Man Family / Venezuelan Law(7") Straker's Records GS-172 US 1975 Sell This Version
GS 173 De Opels - In Paradise / Gee Whez De Opels In Paradise / Gee Whez(7", Single) Straker's Records GS 173 Barbados 1975 Sell This Version
GS 175 Singing Francine St. Peter Say(7") Straker's Records GS 175 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 176 The Shadow* - King From Hell / Come Dance The Prance The Shadow* King From Hell / Come Dance The Prance GS 176 Trinidad & Tobago 1975 Sell This Version
GS 177 The Shadow* - Rap To Me / The Alien The Shadow* Rap To Me / The Alien(7") Straker's Records GS 177 Trinidad & Tobago 1975 Sell This Version
GS178 Chalkdust (2) - To Spree With Love Chalkdust (2) To Spree With Love(7", Single) Straker's Records GS178 Barbados Unknown Sell This Version
GS 179 Lord Hawk - All Meat Is Meat / St. Vincent Mardigra Lord Hawk All Meat Is Meat / St. Vincent Mardigra(7") Straker's Records GS 179 US 1975 Sell This Version
GS 180 Lord Hawk - Story Book People Lord Hawk Story Book People (Single) GS 180 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 183 The Hawk (10) - Miss Big Mouth / Handy Man The Hawk (10) Miss Big Mouth / Handy Man (7", Single) Straker's Records GS 183 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 184 The Hawk (10) - Licks In 75 The Hawk (10) Licks In 75(7", Single) Straker's Records GS 184 Barbados Unknown Sell This Version
GS 186 Lord Valentino - Dis Place Nice / Rass Mass 75 Lord Valentino Dis Place Nice / Rass Mass 75(7") Straker's Records GS 186 Trinidad & Tobago Unknown Sell This Version
GS 188 Calypso Squibby* - The Chook / Streaker Calypso Squibby* The Chook / Streaker (Single) GS 188 Barbados 1975 Sell This Version
GS 189 Art DeCoteau - St. Peter Say Art DeCoteau St. Peter Say(7", Single) Straker's Records GS 189 Barbados Unknown Sell This Version
GS 189 A Art DeCoteau / Art DeCoteau Orch.* - St. Peter Say / Cannon In D Art DeCoteau / Art DeCoteau Orch.* Art DeCoteau / Art DeCoteau Orch.* - St. Peter Say / Cannon In D(7", Single, MP) Straker's Records, Straker's Records GS 189 A Barbados Unknown Sell This Version
GS 190 Mighty Crocro* - Bull Pistle / Streaking Mighty Crocro* Bull Pistle / Streaking(7") Straker's Records GS 190 US 1975 Sell This Version
GS 192 Mighty Contender* You Make Me Feel Brand New(7", Single) Straker's Records GS 192 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 193 Mighty Gypsy - Mad Police Man / Black And Proud Mighty Gypsy Mad Police Man / Black And Proud(7") Straker's Records GS 193 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 195 Winthrop Thomas & Five Fingers - No Money No Mass Winthrop Thomas & Five Fingers Winthrop Thomas & Five Fingers - No Money No Mass(7") Straker's Records GS 195 US 1975 Sell This Version
GS 199 Anthony Bridgeman - Why You Lie To Me Anthony Bridgeman Why You Lie To Me GS 199 US 1975 Sell This Version
GS 200 Mighty Zondolie - Zondole Whip / Goat Thief Mighty Zondolie Zondole Whip / Goat Thief(7") Straker's Records GS 200 US 1975 Sell This Version
GS 201 Singing Francine - A Call To Woman Singing Francine A Call To Woman GS 201 Barbados 1975 Sell This Version
GS 202 The Shadow* - The Revenge / St. Thomas Horoscope Woman The Shadow* The Revenge / St. Thomas Horoscope Woman(7") Straker's Records GS 202 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 203 Singing Francine - Love Is The Ansaw / Black And White Singing Francine Love Is The Ansaw / Black And White(7") Straker's Records GS 203 US 1975 Sell This Version