Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Cocoanut Woman
3:21
2 Island in the Sun
3:23
3 Matilda
3:14
4 Venezuela
2:57
5 Delia
3:00
6 Cucurucucu Paloma
5:30
7 Annabelle Lee
2:35
8 Hava Nageela
3:10
9 Scarlet Ribbons (For Her Hair)
2:46
10 In That Great Gettin' Up Mornin'
3:18
11 Jump Down, Spin Around
1:59
12 Hold 'em Joe
2:36
13 I'm Just a Country Boy
3:06
14 Jerry (This Timber Got to Roll)
2:20
15 Acorn in the Meadow
2:43
16 Mama Look a Boo Boo
5:02
17 The Fox
2:45
18 Come Back, Liza
3:14
19 Man Piaba
3:31
20 Shenandoah
3:46
21 Man Smart (Woman Smarter)
2:34
22 Jamaica Farewell
3:04
23 Mary's Boy Child
4:22
24 Banana Boat Song (Day-O)
2:58

Credits

CD 1

additional lyricist:
William Attaway (1955) (tracks 7, 24)
Irving Burgie (1955) (tracks 7, 24)
composer:
William Attaway (track 11)
Evelyn Danzig (track 9)
Jester Hairston (track 23)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 7–8, 20, 24)
Harry Thomas (tracks 1–2, 11–12)
Lord Burgess (tracks 1–2, 22)
lyricist:
Jester Hairston (track 23)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 20)
Harry Thomas (tracks 1–2, 12)
Lord Burgess (tracks 1–2, 22)
Jack O. Segal (track 9)
writer:
Gene Barge (track 16)
Frank Guida (track 16)
Norman Span (track 21)
publisher:
Caribe Music Corp. (tracks 7, 24)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 324) (track 20)
arrangements:
Hava Nagila (track 8)
Mary's Boy Child (arr. Langford) (track 23)
Shenandoah (arr. Conrad Susa) (track 20)
is the basis for:
Hava Nagila (Rootwater version) (track 8)
I'm the Man (track 8)
later parody versions:
Harvey and Sheila (track 8)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Hava naguila (track 8)
Kuningas hän on (track 23)
Marian poika (track 23)
バナナ・ボート (tracks 7, 24)
later versions:
Le Ruban rose (track 9)
recording of:
Cocoanut Woman (track 1)
Day-O (The Banana Boat Song) (Burgess/Attaway version made famous by Harry Belafonte) (tracks 7, 24)
Hold 'em Joe (track 12)
Island in the Sun (track 2)
Jamaica Farewell (track 22)
Mama Look a Boo Boo (track 16)
Mary’s Boy Child (track 23)
Shenandoah (track 20)
הבה נגילה (Hava Nagila, traditional Jewish folk song) (track 8)
referred to in medleys:
Megamix 4 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 23)
Mix 2 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 23)
version of:
Day-O (The Banana Boat Song) (Original folk song) (tracks 7, 24)