:: Title :: Day-O (Banana Boat Song)
:: Genre :: chantey, work song
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Lomax, Alan [vocal]
Unidentified group [vocal]
unidentified woman [guitar, vocal]
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: Unspecified (Unspecified), Unspecified (England) (England)
:: Language :: Bahamas Creole English
:: Culture :: English, Caribbean, Bahamian
:: Session :: Unidentified England 1951-1958
:: Date :: 1951-1958
:: Reference Information :: T3369.0, Track 8 (00:02:16)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - The dates and locations of these recordings is unknown. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - A recording of an unidentified woman singing the Bahamian "Day-O", accompanied by Alan Lomax and several unidentified people joining in on the chorus. [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: England 1951-1958

 

 

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