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... Stone reviews a recording by veteran calypso singer Calypso Rose. ...
... Williamson profiles veteran Trinidadian calypso singer-songwriter Calypso Rose, born McArtha Linda ... , often having to fight her way through in the male-dominated world of calypso. She emerged triumphant ... in 1978, when judges were forced to change the name of calypso's top honor to "calypso monarch." ...
... The recording "Bahamian Songs" featuring calypso singer Blind Blake and the Royal Victoria Hotel Calypsos is reviewed (Megaphone). ...
... Cartwright reviews a compilation recording of calypso music. ...
Calypso Risen
FRoots (2005) Vol. 27, No. 5, pp. 45-47
... Commentary of the decline in popularity of calypso music is presented along with a hopeful project ... spear-headed by Slinger Francisco (The Mighty Sparrow). The project, a recording titled "Calypso ... @ Dirty Jim's," is designed to remind people of the outstanding nature or calypso music. The musicians ...
... De Ledesma reviews a recording of calypso music from the 1940s and 1950s. ...
Calypso Cats
FRoots (2003) Vol. 24, No. 12, pp. 29, 31, 33
... calypsos made in the UK during the 1950s, is discussed. George Browne, also known to calypso fans as ... Young Tiger, is profiled. At 82 years old, Browne reflects on his years singing calypso music in ... London, on his relationships with other calypso singers, and the industry during the 1950s. Photographs are included. ...
... Calypso singer Slinger Francisco, artistically known as The Mighty Sparrow, is profiled ... . Francisco's musical background, career, contentious relationship with calypso peer Lord Melody, and many Calypso awards are discussed. ...
... A compilation of calypso music is reviewed (Trojan, 3 CDs). ...
... De Ledesma reviews a recording of Calypso music. ...
... Houghton reviews a compilation box set of calypso music by various artists. ...
... De Ledesma reviews a recording of calpyso and world music by Calypso Rose. ...
... De Ledesma presents his selections for the ten best calypso recordings. Among his favorites are ...
... The recording "University of Calypso," from stell drummer Andy Narell and calypso legend Relator, is reviewed (Heads Up). ...
... Provides an extensive obituary for Lord Kitchener, described as a Caribbean calypso legend, who ... died on February 11, 2000 at age 77. Notes that the singer-songwriter was "revered" for his fusion of calypso, soca, and pan, the music of steel drums. ...
... A compilation of calypso music is reviewed (World Music Network). ...
... reviewed: (1) "Calypso Awakening," and (2) "Lord Invader: Calypso in New York." ...
... Williamson reviews a recording of calypso music by West African artists. ...