Belafonte Sings of the Caribbean

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Belafonte Sings of the Caribbean
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Studio album by Harry Belafonte
Released 1957
Recorded Webster Hall, New York City
Genre Vocal
Length 35:52
Label RCA Victor LPM1505
Producer Joe Carlton
Harry Belafonte chronology
An Evening with Belafonte
(1957)
Belafonte Sings of the Caribbean
(1957)
To Wish You a Merry Christmas
(1958)
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Belafonte Sings of the Caribbean is an album by Harry Belafonte, released by RCA Victor (LPM-1505) in 1957.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Scratch, Scratch" (Harry Belafonte, Irving Burgie) – 2:39
  2. "Lucy's Door" (Traditional, Lord Burgess) – 3:43
  3. "Cordelia Brown" (Lord Burgess, Belafonte) – 2:53
  4. "Don't Ever Love Me" (Burgie) – 2:46
  5. "Love, Love Alone" (John Hardy) – 3:19
  6. "Cocoanut Woman" (Lord Burgess, Belafonte) – 3:18
  7. "Haïti Chérie" (Lord Burgess, Belafonte) – 3:18
  8. "Judy Drownded" (Burgie) – 3:28
  9. "Island in the Sun" (Lord Burgess, Belafonte) – 3:21
  10. "Angelique-O" (Burgie, William Attaway) – 2:40
  11. "Lead Man Holler" (Lord Burgess, Belafonte) – 4:18

Personnel[edit]

Production notes:

  • Joe Carlton – producer
  • Bob Corman – orchestra and chorus
  • D. C. Gunn – cover photo
  • William Attaway – liner notes