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
[l84126]

Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
001 Seven Time Winners  album cover Ray Sylvester Orchestra* Seven Time Winners(LP) Straker's Records, Straker's Records 001 US 1972 Sell This Version
156 Prices  album cover Mighty Crocro Prices(7") Straker's Records 156 Trinidad & Tobago Unknown Sell This Version
223 La La Jam Back  album cover Lord Nelson (2) La La Jam Back(7") Straker's Records 223 US 1976 Sell This Version
980 For Cane / PP Vs PP  album cover Mighty Gypsey* For Cane / PP Vs PP (Single) 980 Barbados 1972 Sell This Version
7782 Sugar And Honey  album cover 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 Holly Pussy / Little Darling  album cover 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(7", Single) Straker's Records 50017 A US Unknown Sell This Version
773-9506 Parang Saludos Jam  album cover Wizard (61) Parang Saludos Jam(12", Single) Straker's Records 773-9506 US Unknown Sell This Version
B505 Lonely  album cover Reunion (9) Lonely(7") WIRL B505 US Unknown Sell This Version
B 581 The Trutones* Blue Danube Hustle / Condom(7") WIRL B 581 US 1977 Sell This Version
BW 1001 Many Moods Of Sparrow  album cover Sparrow* Many Moods Of Sparrow(LP) Straker's Records, Straker's Records BW 1001 US 1972 Sell This Version
CRO-046 Street Dancing  album cover Carl And Carol Street Dancing(LP) Straker's Records CRO-046 US Unknown Sell This Version
CRS-0003 40 Solid Steel Minutes  album cover Carib Tokyo Steel Orchestra* 40 Solid Steel Minutes(LP, Album) Straker's Records CRS-0003 US Unknown Sell This Version
DD 5002 Give A Helping Hand  album cover Darwin David Give A Helping Hand(12", EP) Lance Records (2) DD 5002 US 1989 Sell This Version
ET 916 Gass Crisis  album cover Tommy T (8) Gass Crisis(12") Straker's Records ET 916 US Unknown Sell This Version
FA 00001 Tribute To Maestro  album cover Lord Melody Tribute To Maestro(7", Single) Straker's Records FA 00001 US 1977 Sell This Version
FA 00001 (2) Yes Lord  album cover Lord Melody Yes Lord(12", Single) Straker's Records FA 00001 (2) US 1977 Sell This Version
GS 000 Christmas Rock Reggae  album cover Glen Adams Christmas Rock Reggae (Single) GS 000 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 0000 O Holy Night / Winter Wonderland  album cover JOEY LEWIS AND HIS ORCHESTRA O Holy Night / Winter Wonderland(7") Straker's Records GS 0000 Trinidad & Tobago Unknown Sell This Version
GS 00 Xmas Is Here  album cover Singing Francine Xmas Is Here(7") Straker's Records GS 00 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 001 Needles & Pins  album cover Mighty Gabby Needles & Pins(7") Straker's Records GS 001 Barbados 1977 Sell This Version
GS 01 Something Salt / Christmas Coming   album cover Chalkdust (2) Something Salt / Christmas Coming (12") Straker's Records GS 01 US 1977 Sell This Version
GS 0001 Christmas In The Caribbean With Carols And Parang  album cover Various Christmas In The Caribbean With Carols And Parang(LP) Straker's Records GS 0001 Unknown Sell This Version
GS01 Mighty Chalkdust* Christmas Coming / Something Salt(7", Single) Straker's Records GS01 Unknown Sell This Version
GS 01 Chalkdust (2) Something Salt / Christmas Coming (7") Straker's Records GS 01 US 1977 Sell This Version
GS1-PPP Rat Race / She Want More   album cover Trinidad Bill Rat Race / She Want More (12") Straker's Records GS1-PPP Barbados 1986 Sell This Version
GS 002 Sealed With A Kiss  album cover Ray Sylvester Orchestra* Sealed With A Kiss(LP) Straker's Records GS 002 US 1973 Sell This Version
GS 002 Andante / I Love To Watch The Dancers  album cover 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
GS 20 Take Care Of My Heart  album cover Boris Gardiner Take Care Of My Heart(12") Gardiner Records GS 20 US 1990 Sell This Version
GS-20 Sousy (Neighbor, Neighbor)  album cover Director (2) Sousy (Neighbor, Neighbor)(12") Straker's Records GS-20 US 1985 Sell This Version
GS 21 18 Yellow Roses  album cover Boris Gardiner 18 Yellow Roses(12") Gardiner Records GS 21 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 22 We Want More Grynner  album cover Grynner We Want More Grynner(12") Straker's Records, Straker's Records GS 22 US 1985 Sell This Version
GS 22 Julie On My Mind  album cover Bobby Martin (5) Julie On My Mind(12") Gardiner Records GS 22 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 100 The Sparks Don't Climb The Picker Tree(7") Straker's Records GS 100 US 1971 Sell This Version
GS 101 Ah Want Ah Liquor  album cover Preacher (6) Ah Want Ah Liquor(12") Straker's Records GS 101 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 101 Christmas Time  album cover Sheila James (3) Christmas Time(12") Straker's Records GS 101 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS103 Straker’s Xmas Soca Parang With The Stars Vol. 3  album cover Various Straker’s Xmas Soca Parang With The Stars Vol. 3(Cass, Comp) Straker's Records GS103 US 1996 Sell This Version
GS 104 Straker's Xmas Soca Parang With The Stars Vol 4  album cover Various Straker's Xmas Soca Parang With The Stars Vol 4(12") Straker's Records GS 104 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 104 This Christmas  album cover Rootsman This Christmas(12") Straker's Records GS 104 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 108 Chutney Christmas/ Parang Chutney  album cover 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
GS119 Telephone Call  album cover 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(7", Single) Straker's Records GS 120 1974 Sell This Version
GS 124 Soul Chick Reggae / Dread Experience  album cover 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 Give Me Brass / Tell Them They Wrong  album cover Calypso Rose Give Me Brass / Tell Them They Wrong GS 125 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 127 Sixpence  album cover The Escorts (4) Sixpence(7", Single) Straker's Records GS 127 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 128 G.O. Go  album cover The Draytons Two G.O. Go(7") Straker's Records GS 128 US 1973 Sell This Version
GS 130 The Hawk* Carnival(7", Single) Straker's Records GS 130 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 131 Judy  album cover The Hawk* Judy(7") Straker's Records GS 131 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 132 Bass Man / Ah Come Out To Play  album cover The Shadow* Bass Man / Ah Come Out To Play (Single) GS 132 US 1974 Sell This Version
GS 134 Ah Thief It From Kitch / Joanne   album cover Mighty Chalkdust* Ah Thief It From Kitch / Joanne (7", Single) Straker's Records GS 134 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 140 Seventy Four / Old Time Kaiso  album cover Nap Hepburn Seventy Four / Old Time Kaiso(7") Straker's Records GS 140 Trinidad & Tobago 1974 Sell This Version
GS143 If You're Ready Reggae  album cover 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 Watergate  album cover Mighty Cyper* Watergate(7", Single) Straker's Records GS 146 US 1974 Sell This Version
GS 147 Chinaman / Modern Carnival  album cover Crazy (21) Chinaman / Modern Carnival(7") Straker's Records GS 147 US 1974 Sell This Version
GS 149 Grine Am / Monday Is Mass  album cover Lord Melody Grine Am / Monday Is Mass (Single) GS 149 US 1975 Sell This Version
GS 151 Steel Bands Man / Bad Neighbours  album cover The Sparks Steel Bands Man / Bad Neighbours(7") Straker's Records GS 151 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS-152 Iron Man / Bachanal  album cover Calypso Squibby* Iron Man / Bachanal GS-152 US 1975 Sell This Version
GS 153 Cock Stan/Jouvert  album cover Mighty Gypsey* Cock Stan/Jouvert(7", Single) Straker's Records GS 153 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 155 Shorty Affair / Kiksy-Day  album cover Mighty Contender Shorty Affair / Kiksy-Day(7") Straker's Records GS 155 1975 Sell This Version
GS 157 Negro Man  album cover Mighty Gypsey* Negro Man(7") Straker's Records GS 157 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 158 The Truth Offends / Fall Of A Home  album cover Lord Bitterbush The Truth Offends / Fall Of A Home(7") Straker's Records GS 158 Barbados 1975 Sell This Version
GS 165 A 2001 Spouge  album cover Ron Berridge Orch.* 2001 Spouge(7") Straker's Records GS 165 A 1975 Sell This Version
GS-166 Lucinda / Starvation  album cover King Short Shirt Lucinda / Starvation GS-166 1975 Sell This Version
GS-169 Letter From Jamaica  album cover 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 Chains On The Mind / Back To Africa  album cover Jambalasie Chains On The Mind / Back To Africa(7") Straker's Records GS-170 US 1975 Sell This Version
GS-171 Red, Red, Wine / Goodbye  album cover Solid "7" Combo Red, Red, Wine / Goodbye(7") Straker's Records GS-171 Unknown Sell This Version
GS172 Too Much Man Family / The Iron Man  album cover Mighty Zandolie Too Much Man Family / The Iron Man(7") Straker's Records GS172 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS-172 Too Much Man Family / Venezuelan Law  album cover Mighty Zandolie Too Much Man Family / Venezuelan Law(7") Straker's Records GS-172 US 1975 Sell This Version
GS 173 In Paradise / Gee Whez  album cover 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 King From Hell / Come Dance The Prance  album cover The Shadow* King From Hell / Come Dance The Prance(7") Straker's Records GS 176 Trinidad & Tobago 1975 Sell This Version
GS 177 Rap To Me / The Alien  album cover The Shadow* Rap To Me / The Alien(7") Straker's Records GS 177 Trinidad & Tobago 1975 Sell This Version
GS 179 All Meat Is Meat / St. Vincent Mardigra  album cover Lord Hawk All Meat Is Meat / St. Vincent Mardigra(7") Straker's Records GS 179 US 1975 Sell This Version
GS 180 Story Book People  album cover Lord Hawk Story Book People (Single) GS 180 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 184 Licks In 75  album cover Lord Hawk Licks In 75(7", Single) Straker's Records GS 184 Barbados Unknown Sell This Version
GS 186 Dis Place Nice / Rass Mass 75  album cover Lord Valentino Dis Place Nice / Rass Mass 75(7") Straker's Records GS 186 Trinidad & Tobago Unknown Sell This Version
GS 188 The Chook / Streaker  album cover Calypso Squibby* The Chook / Streaker (Single) GS 188 Barbados 1975 Sell This Version
GS 190 Bull Pistle / Streaking  album cover 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 USA & Canada Unknown Sell This Version
GS 193 Mad Police Man / Black And Proud  album cover Mighty Gypsy Mad Police Man / Black And Proud(7") Straker's Records GS 193 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 195 No Money No Mass  album cover 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 Why You Lie To Me  album cover Anthony Bridgeman Why You Lie To Me GS 199 US 1975 Sell This Version
GS 200 Zondole Whip / Goat Theif  album cover Mighty Zondolie Zondole Whip / Goat Theif(7") Straker's Records GS 200 US 1975 Sell This Version
GS 201 Debbie  album cover Singing Francine Debbie(7") Straker's Records GS 201 US 1975 Sell This Version
GS 202 The Revenge / St. Thomas Horoscope Woman  album cover The Shadow* The Revenge / St. Thomas Horoscope Woman(7") Straker's Records GS 202 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 203 Love Is The Ansaw / Black And White  album cover Singing Francine Love Is The Ansaw / Black And White(7") Straker's Records GS 203 US 1975 Sell This Version
GS 204 St. Thomas Carnival  album cover Singing Francine St. Thomas Carnival(7", Single) Straker's Records GS 204 Trinidad & Tobago 1975 Sell This Version
GS 205 Drunking Julie / Crazy Woman  album cover Lord Destroyer (2) Drunking Julie / Crazy Woman(7", Single) Straker's Records GS 205 Barbados 1975 Sell This Version
GS 206 For Carnival / Music Music  album cover Lord Lee For Carnival / Music Music(7", Single) Straker's Records GS 206 Barbados 1975 Sell This Version
GS 208 My Belief / Reggae - Calypso  album cover The Shadow* My Belief / Reggae - Calypso (Single) GS 208 Trinidad & Tobago 1975 Sell This Version
GS 209 Shadow Thing  album cover Shadow (11) Shadow Thing(12") Straker's Records GS 209 Trinidad & Tobago 1977 Sell This Version
GS 211 Kay Lay Lay Pom Pom  album cover De Opels Kay Lay Lay Pom Pom(7", Single) Straker's Records GS 211 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 212 Tribute To Tripoli  album cover Count Robin Tribute To Tripoli(7", Single) Straker's Records GS 212 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 213 Spoug-A-Rama  album cover Rising Tide (4) Spoug-A-Rama(7") Straker's Records GS 213 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 215 For Your Love  album cover Sam Bo* & Carol Sam Sam Bo* & Carol Sam - For Your Love(7", Single) Straker's Records GS 215 US 1976 Sell This Version
GS 216 Lucy "Roots"  album cover Flatbush (3) Lucy "Roots"(7", Single) Straker's Records GS 216 US Unknown Sell This Version
GS 219 Three Blind Mice  album cover Mighty Chalkdust* Three Blind Mice(7", Single) Straker's Records GS 219 US 1976 Sell This Version