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Lord Melody - Lord Melody 1962 mp3 album

  • Performer: Lord Melody
  • Title: Lord Melody 1962
  • Genre: Reggae / World, Country
  • Country: Trinidad & Tobago
  • Released: 1962
  • Style: Calypso
  • MP3 album: 1543 mb
  • FLAC album: 1167 mb
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Lord Melody - Lord Melody 1962 mp3 album

Album · 1962 · 11 Songs. Released: Jan 1, 1962. 2004 Smithsonian Folkways Recordings. See All. Calypso Through the Looking Glass. Caribbean Limbo Music.

Listen to music from Lord Melody like Cowboy Sparrow, Carnival Proclamation & more. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Lord Melody. Melody's career spanned some forty years, from the early development of popular calypso to his embrace of a reggae influenced sound in the late 1970s.

Discover all of this album's music connections, watch videos, listen to music, discuss and download. Album by Lord Melody. Wau Wau. is a cover of. Fort Holland Calypso Song by Sir Lancelot (1943). was covered in. Shame and Scandal in the Family by Shawn Elliott (1964). Escándalo en La Familia by Hugo Blanco (1966).

Background information. Melody's song "Wau, Wau" (more commonly known as "Shame & Scandal") was popular in 1962. The song was a version of a song originally recorded by Sir Lancelot in 1943 with new verses written by Melody. This subsequently became the most widely known version of the song and Melody's version was covered by The Wailers with Peter Tosh on lead vocal.

Lord Melody (1926 – 26 September 1988) was a popular Trinidadian calypsonian, best known for singles such as "Boo Boo Man", "Creature From The Black Lagoon", "Shame & Scandal", "Jonah and the Bake", "Juanita", and "Rastaman Be Careful"  . His first known album was Calypso Fiesta - Limbo In Trinidad, which was released in 1956 on Vitadisc records and contained eight songs, including his popular "Mama Look A Boo Boo". Another album, Calypso Carnival 1958, was released on Balisier records in 1958.

Carnival Proclamation. Calypso Legends - Lord Melody (1954 - 1956). Pussy Cat. Lord Melody. In That Golden Summer Time. Id Like To Hear That Song Again. The Roots of That Caribbean Music Revolution. Calypso Mania! The Roots of That Caribbean Music Revolution Volume 2.

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A1 Melody Twist
A2 New York
A3 Wau, Wau
A4 Bong Bong Bong
A5 Blackbird
B1 The Seagull And The Mule
B2 Georgie Porgie
B3 Yours Sincerely
B4 Nylon
B5 Donkey Race
B6 Happy Harry

Companies, etc.

  • Published By – Caribbean Music Co. Ltd.


  • Backing Band – Cyril Diaz Calypso Combo*
  • Backing Vocals – The March Of Dimes*
  • Composed By – Lord Melody
  • Liner Notes – E. C.*
  • Written-By – F. Alexander*


US release of Lord Melody - More Calypsoes By Lord Melody

[Front Cover]
Lord Melody "Calypso 1962"

[Back Cover]
"Lord Melody 1962"
All tunes composed and sung by Lord Melody.
Cook Records Stamford, Conn.
Printed in U.S.A.

Beige with red detail, black print.
"Lord Melody 1962"
All tunes F. Alexander.
Printed in U.S.A.
No track durations are listed on this LP.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A): 931A-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B): 931B

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
931 Lord Melody More Calypsoes By Lord Melody ‎(LP, Album) Cook 931 Trinidad & Tobago 1962
931 Lord Melody Lord Melody 1962 ‎(LP) Cook 931 US 1962

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