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Ballads, Blues and Boasters is an album by Harry Belafonte, released in 1964.[2]

Contents

1 Track listing 2 Personnel 3 Chart positions 4 References 5 External links

Track listing[edit]

"Tone the Bell Easy" – 3:20 "Blue Willow Moan" (Bill Eaton) – 3:35 "Ananias" – 2:50 "Boy" (G. Tipton, Joe Tinker Lewis) – 3:49 "My Love Is a Dewdrop" (Mark Spoelstra) – 3:25 "Back of the Bus" – 3:25 "Pastures of Plenty" (Woody Guthrie) – 3:38 "John the Revelator" (Traditional, Carver Neblett) – 3:41 "Four Strong Winds" (Ian Tyson) – 2:54 "Black Betty" (Traditional, Kaye Dunham) – 4:14 "Big Boat Up the River" – 4:06

Personnel[edit]

Harry Belafonte – vocals Ernie Calabria – guitar Jay Berliner – guitar John Cartwright – bass Percy Brice – drums Ralph MacDonald – percussion Paul Griffin – organ

Production notes:

Orchestra and chorus conducted by Howard A. Roberts Bob Bollard – producer Priscilla Eaves – producer Bob Simpson – engineer Ed Begley – tape mastering Peter Perri – cover photo

Chart positions[edit]

Year Chart Position

1964 The Billboard 200 103

References[edit]

^ Allmusic
Allmusic
review ^ Allmusic
Allmusic
entry for Ballads, Blues and Boasters Retrieved October 2009.

External links[edit]

Belafonte Tracks discography site.

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Discography

Studio albums

Mark Twain and Other Folk Favorites
Mark Twain and Other Folk Favorites
(1954) Belafonte (1956) Calypso (1956) An Evening with Belafonte (1957) Belafonte Sings of the Caribbean
Belafonte Sings of the Caribbean
(1957) To Wish You a Merry Christmas (1958) Belafonte Sings the Blues
Belafonte Sings the Blues
(1958) Love Is a Gentle Thing
Love Is a Gentle Thing
(1959) My Lord What a Mornin' (1959) Swing Dat Hammer
Swing Dat Hammer
(1960) Jump Up Calypso (1961) Midnight Special
Special
(1962) The Many Moods of Belafonte
The Many Moods of Belafonte
(1962) Streets I Have Walked (1963) Ballads, Blues and Boasters (1964) In My Quiet Room
In My Quiet Room
(1966) Calypso in Brass
Calypso in Brass
(1966) Belafonte on Campus (1967) Belafonte Sings of Love (1968) Homeward Bound (1970) Belafonte by Request (1970) The Warm Touch (1971) Calypso Carnival (1971) Play Me (1973) Turn the World Around (1977) Loving You Is Where I Belong (1981) Paradise in Gazankulu (1988)

Live albums

Belafonte at Carnegie Hall
Belafonte at Carnegie Hall
(1959) Belafonte Returns to Carnegie Hall (1960) Belafonte at The Greek Theatre (1964) En Gränslös Kväll På Operan (1966) Belafonte...Live! (1972) Belafonte Concert in Japan
Belafonte Concert in Japan
(1974) Belafonte '89 (1989) An Evening with Harry Belafonte
Harry Belafonte
and Friends (1997)

Compilations

Very Best of Harry Belafonte
Harry Belafonte
(2001) The Long Road to Freedom: An Anthology of Black Music (2001) The Essential Harry Belafonte
Harry Belafonte
(2005)

Collaborations

Porgy and Bess (1959) An Evening with Belafonte/Makeba
An Evening with Belafonte/Makeba
(1965) An Evening with Belafonte/Mouskouri (1966) Harry & Lena: For the Love of Life (1970) "We Are the World" (1985)

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