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▶ HARRY BELAFONTE & CARMEN MIRANDA - "DAY-O, BANANA BOAT SONG" (YouTube) * One of the great Busby Berkeley numbers, Carmen Miranda in "The Lady in the Tutti Frutti Hat" from "The Gang's All Here" (1946). LOVE THIS CLASSIC 'CHORUS GIRL' CHOREOGRAPHY! ♥
Harold George "Harry" Belafonte, Jr. (born March 1, 1927) is an American singer, songwriter, actor and social activist. He was dubbed the "King of Calypso" for popularizing the Caribbean musical style with an international audience 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....
Song Selected for Poem Page1244.) Harry Belafonte “Day-O Banana Boat”…chapter. 16C Zoology Harry Belafonte - Banana Boat Song (Day-O) (+playlist)