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Harry Belafonte - Banana Boat (Day-O) / Jamaica Farewell Album

  • Performer: Harry Belafonte
  • Title: Banana Boat (Day-O) / Jamaica Farewell
  • Size MP3 ver: 2075 mb
  • Size FLAC ver: 1943 mb
  • Country: US
  • Style: Calypso
  • # Catalog: 447-0324
  • Label: RCA
  • Rating: 4.1 of 5
  • Genre: Reggae / Pop
Harry Belafonte - Banana Boat (Day-O) / Jamaica Farewell Album


1Banana Boat (Day-O)
Guitar [With] – Millard ThomasOrchestra, Chorus – Tony Scott's Orchestra And ChorusWritten-By – Belafonte, Burgess, Attaway
2Jamaica Farewell
Conductor – William LorinWritten-By – Lord Burgess


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
45-RCA-1089, F2PW 8702Belafonte The Banana Boat Song / Jamaica Farewell ‎(7", Tri)RCA, RCA45-RCA-1089, F2PW 8702UK1958
45-POP. 308Harry Belafonte Banana Boat (Day-O) / Jamaica Farewell ‎(7", Single)His Master's Voice45-POP. 308UK1957
45-RCA 1089Harry Belafonte The Banana Boat Song (Day-O) ‎(7", 3 P)RCA45-RCA 1089UKUnknown
447-0324Harry Belafonte Banana Boat ‎(7")RCA Victor447-0324Canada1969
POP. 308Harry Belafonte Jamaica Farewell / Banana Boat (Day-O) ‎(Shellac, 10")His Master's VoicePOP. 308UK1957


No side designations on labels.

Info on "Banana Boat" side:
Recorded Oct. 20, 1955

Info on "Jamaica Farewell" side:
Recorded July 24, 1956

Info on both sides:
TMK(s) ® Registered • Marca(s) Registrada(s)
Radio Corporation of America—Made in U.S.A.


  • Matrix / Runout (Side A label): J2PW-5657
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B label): J2PW-5658
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout, stamped): J2PW 5657 5S I A1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout, stamped): J2PW-5658--4S ^ I A3


Comments (1)

Really good song. Everybody should have this record in this collection, or else the shrimp hands will get you.

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