Harry Belafonte

Harlem, New York, USA. b. 1 Mar 1927; appeared in the films 'Carmen Jones', 'Island In The Sun', 'Buck And The Preacher'. Became a United Nations Goodwill Ambassador.
Label: HMV
Musicians: Harry Belafonte (vcls)
Writers: traditional
POP 308 Banana Boat Song 23 Feb 1957 16-10-7-6-5-3-2-3-2-2-3-8-11-20-28-25-28-26 Pts: 546
Label: RCA
Writers: Harry Belafonte/Irving Burgess
RCA 1007 Island In The Sun 8 Jun 1957 29-15-16-15-20-16-16-8-7-5-3-4-4-4-4-5-4-5-6-7-10-19-20-24-24 Pts: 635
Label: HMV
Writers: Evelyn Danzig/Jack Segal
POP 360 Scarlet Ribbons 31 Aug 1957 23-22-20-18-24-30 Pts: 76
Label: RCA
Producers: Rene Farnon
Writers: Jester Hairston
RCA 1022 Mary's Boy Child 26 Oct 1957 29-21-3-1-1-1-1-1-1-1 Pts: 592
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    11 Jan 1958 24-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-25-20-17-10-12-15 Pts: 115
    5 Dec 1959 30 Pts: 10
Writers: P. Hart/C. Richardson
RCA 1072 Little Bernadette 16 Aug 1958 20-16-16-20-24-28-28 Pts: 94
Writers: C. Carter/Gene Corman/Milton Okun
RCA 1084 Son Of Mary 6 Dec 1958 27-18-24-21 Pts: 51
Writers: Jack Segal/Evelyn Danzig
RCX 1049 Scarlet Ribbons EP 9 Apr 1960 18 Pts: 3
RCX 163 Belafonte At Christmas Time EP 2 Dec 1961 18 Pts: 3

Harry Belafonte & Odetta

Label: RCA
RCA 1247 Hole In The Bucket 16 Sep 1961 44-32-xx-41-34-36-43-37-47 Pts: 58

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