The Banana Boat Song by The Fontane Sisters (traditional Jamaican song in MP3)

'The Banana Boat Song' (Day-o) by The Fontane Sisters is a delightful adaptation of the traditional Jamaican song immortalised by Harry Belafonte. The Fontane Sisters were a trio from New Milford, New Jersey, made up of Bea,Geri and Marge Rosse. This is a Marine Café Blog remaster of the 1957 recording published in the Internet Archive. (3.6 MiB, MP3, 2:15 minutes)

See also Sarah Vaughan's version of 'The Banana Boat Song'.


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  • Create Date Sunday 1st August 2021
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