Playing tracks by
Mighty Zebra, Mighty Power, Godwin Omobuwa and his Soundmakers, Sir Lancelot, Duke of Iron and more.
This show was 10th in the global latin chart and 33rd in the global jazz chart.
A selection of rare, hard-to-find calypso from the 50s, 60s and 70s. Traditional Trinidadian calypso sits alongside regional flavours from Jamaica, Panama, and Nigeria.
There are also a handful of recordings made in the United Kingdom and United States by Caribbean expatriates Duke of Iron, Sir Lancelot, and Lord Ivanhoe.
As always, this mix was recorded from original LPs and 45s.