Belafonte is the second studio album by American recording artist Harry Belafonte, released by RCA Victor in late 1955. The album was the first number one on the Billboard Top Pop Albums chart, topping the chart for six weeks before being knocked out of the top spot by Elvis Presley's self-titled debut album, also issued by RCA Victor. Waterboy" (Avery Robinson) – 3:42. Troubles" (Harry Belafonte) – 3:38. Suzanne" (Belafonte, Millard Thomas) – 3:19. Matilda" (Norman Span) – 3:11.
2019 All Tracks Remastered. Legends - Harry Belafonte. The Banana Boat Song. 2016 A Christmas Album. Merry Christmas with Harry Belafonte and Pat Boone. The Best of Harry Belafonte.
The Very Best of Harry Belafonte fulfills the promise of the title in fine fashion, compiling 20 of Belafonte's best-known hits onto a single CD (though it cheats slightly by adding a pair of unreleased tracks, "Bam Bam Bamba" and "Two Brothers"). Fans of his breakout Calypso LP from 1956 will find several tracks here - the obvious "Banana Boat Song (Day-O)" plus "Jamaica Farewell" and "Man Smart (Woman Smarter)," though unfortunately not "Brown Skin Girl
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Listen free to Harry Belafonte – Best of Harry Belafonte (Remastered) (Day O (Banana Boat Song), Hallelujah I Love Her So - Remastered and more). 25 tracks (). Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at Last. Harold George Belafonte, Jr. (born March 1, 1927 in New York, New York, United States) is an African-American musician, actor and social activist of Jamaican ancestry. One of the most successful Jamaican musicians in history, he was dubbed the "King of Calypso" for popularizing the Caribbean musical style in the 1950s. Belafonte is perhaps best known for singing the "Banana Boat Song", with its signature lyric "Day-O". Throughout his career, he has been an advocate for civil rights and humanitarian causes.
Playlist: The Very Best of Harry Belafonte. The Very Best of Harry Belafonte is a compilation album by Harry Belafonte, released by Legacy Records in 2012. It includes fourteen of his best-known songs released from 1956 through 1966. Man Smart (Woman Smarter) (Live)" - 4:29 - (King Radio (Norman Span)). Mama Look a Boo Boo" (Live) - 5:17 - (Lord Melody). Jamaica Farewell" - 3:03 - (Lord Burgess (Irving Burgie)). My Angel (Malaika)", duet with Miriam Makeba 3:17 - (Fadhili William).