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    Walter Gavitt FergusonKing Of Calypso Limonense (The Legendary Tape Recordings, Vol​.​1)Bongo Joe
    99-year-old Walter Gavitt Ferguson from Costa Rica is a humble soul and a living legend, a Calypsonian of mythical proportions. Rooted like an old tree...
    • Walter Gavitt Ferguson – Cahuita is a Beautiful Place
    • Walter Gavitt Ferguson – Me Neighbour
    • Walter Gavitt Ferguson – John Crow Say
    • Walter Gavitt Ferguson – Me Donkey
    • Walter Gavitt Ferguson – Mother Love
    • Walter Gavitt Ferguson – Canchis Canchis
    • Walter Gavitt Ferguson – Manzanillo
    • Walter Gavitt Ferguson – Long Tongue Man
    • Walter Gavitt Ferguson – Bachelor
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    CalypsoMusical Poetry In The Caribbean 1955-69Soul Jazz Records
    Deluxe CD, 2xLP (+ free download) and worldwide digital  Available in all good retail and internet stores  from 2 June 2014 or direct from...
    • Lord Cobra – Man On The Moon
    • Young Growler – Pussy Galore
    • Lord Hummingbird – Teenage Bossa Nova Girl
    • Lord Byron – Yes Parrsin
    • Cyril Diaz Orchestra – Voodoo
    • Lord Flea – Out De Fire
    • Brownie – The Bed Bug Song
    • Count Zebra & The Seasiders – Cat 'O' Nine
    • Carlos Malcolm – Elena
    • Azie Lawrence – West Indians In England
    • Lord Cobra – Negro Heart
    • Lord Kitchener – Love In The Cemetery
    • Charlie Binger Quartet – Jamaica Is The Place To Go
    • Mighty Dougla – Exhange Is No Robbery
    • Viper – Dog Better Than Man
    • Lord Kitchener – Jamaican Woman
    • J.B. Williams Band – Gee Bongo Lay
    • Lord Ivanhoe – Lift The Iron Curtain
    • King Fighter – People Will Talk
    Dance Calypso Dance CalypsoSmithsonian Folkways
    According to the liner notes, "Calypso is...a humor-coated pellet of uncamouflaged truth...taking the opportunity of saying something to somebody in song...
      The Real CalypsoThe Real Calypso (1927-1946)Smithsonian Folkways
      This compilation is an introduction to the golden age of calypso and to some of it's greatest exponents. The genre is known for its incisive social commentary,...
      • The Real Calypso – Louis-Schmeling Fight
      Lord MelodyCalypso Through The Looking Glass (1959)Smithsonian Folkways
      This recording features ten favorite calypso songs by Lord Melody, including "The Letter," "Alexander the Murderer" and "The River." No listener can escape...
      • Lord Melody – Hungry Barbers
      Lord MelodyCalypso 1962Smithsonian Folkways
      This recording gives listeners more calypsos from one of the most famous calypsonians of all time, Lord Melody. The Cyril Diaz Calypso Combo and the March...
        The Mighty SparrowFirst Flight: Early Calypsos from the Emory Cook CollectionSmithsonian Folkways
        Mighty Sparrow's First Flight reflects his post-World War II Trinidadian world of bravado and high rhetoric, in which violence of tongue and hand, the...
        • The Mighty Sparrow – No, Doctor, No (The Situation in Trinidad)
        King SparrowIn High FidelitySmithsonian Folkways
        This is another delectable set of calypsos composed and sung by the "Calypso King" Mighty Sparrow. Backed by "The Boys," a full orchestra, and featuring...
          Lord MelodyAgain! Lord Melody Sings Calypso (1957)Smithsonian Folkways
          Trinidad and Tobago's favorite calypsonian Lord Melody demonstrates exactly why he is the lord of melody in this collection of songs that includes "Crazy...
          • Lord Melody – Crazy love
          Calypso AwakeningFrom The Emory Cook Collection 1956-1962Smithsonian Folkways
          Trinidadian Calypso at its height! A flourishing of Calypso creativity, a dramatic period in Trinidad's history and an audio engineer inspired these exciting...
          • Wrangler – Bongo Man