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The Banana Boat Song (Day-o) by Sarah Vaughan (Jamaican dock workers' song, MP3)

'The Banana Boat Song' (Day-o) is by Sarah Vaughan (1924–1990), an American jazz singer who won four Grammy Awards, including the Lifetime Achievement Award.The song was written by Alan Arkin, Bob Carey and Erik Darling and is an adaptation of the traditional Jamaican song made popular by Harry Belafonte. The recording is from 1956 and has been digitised for the Internet Archive by the California-based Kahle/Austin Foundation. (3.0 MiB, MP3, 2:21 minutes)

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  • Create Date Saturday 9th January 2021
  • Last Updated Saturday 9th January 2021

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