Doctor Bird: Soca Anthology

Doctor Bird: Soca Anthology

by Mighty Sparrow
     
 
Mighty Sparrow (Slinger Francisco is his real name) blends calypso and soca with clever (and often risqué and subtly political) lyrics and a joyous style that often masks his occasional seriousness. This two-disc, 30-track set (there is also a third disc, a DVD live performance from Mighty Sparrow) is

Overview

Mighty Sparrow (Slinger Francisco is his real name) blends calypso and soca with clever (and often risqué and subtly political) lyrics and a joyous style that often masks his occasional seriousness. This two-disc, 30-track set (there is also a third disc, a DVD live performance from Mighty Sparrow) is a bit all over the map, but it includes several goofy gems, including "Congo Man" and "Only a Fool."

Product Details

Release Date:
05/17/2011
Label:
Vp Records
UPC:
0054645417327
catalogNumber:
173
Rank:
200646

Tracks

Disc 1

  1. Jean and Dinah
  2. Congo Man
  3. Obeah Wedding
  4. Bendwood Dick
  5. Sparrow Dead
  6. Sell the Pussy
  7. Mother-in-Law
  8. Willie Dead
  9. Tobago Girl
  10. Doh Drop the Tempo
  11. Gu Nu Gu
  12. Love African Style
  13. May May
  14. Only A Fool
  15. Lying Excuses

Disc 2

  1. Mother's Love
  2. Saltfish
  3. Maria
  4. Mas in Caracas
  5. Sixty Million French Men
  6. How You Jamming So
  7. Wood in the Fire
  8. Ah Fraid Pussy Bite Me
  9. Sparrow Water de Garden
  10. Dead or Alive
  11. Village Ram
  12. Whole Night We Jamming
  13. Ten to One
  14. Mr. Walker
  15. Drunk & Disorderly Medley

Disc 3

  1. Interviews
  2. Live Performance Footage

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Mighty Sparrow   Primary Artist
Roy Cape All Stars   Band
Roy Cape   Interviewee
Winston Peters   Interviewee
Ed Watson   Interviewee
Alvin Daniell   Interviewee
Holly Betaudier   Interviewee
Diana Rhyner   Interviewee

Technical Credits

Byron Lee   Producer
Winsford Devine   Composer
Brian Morris   Location Sound
Don Raye   Composer
Christopher Chin   Executive Producer
Edwin Howell   Producer,Executive Producer
Shelly Coburn   Composer
Selwyn Henry   Camera Operator
Kenneth Thomas   Engineer
Supercinq   Artwork
Randal DeGannes   Interviewer
Alex Bartolomei   Producer,Executive Producer
Slinger Francisco   Composer,Producer
Norman I. Bergen   Composer
Jacqui Solomon   Producer
Franklyn Agaratt   Location Sound
Dexter Roberts   Camera Operator
Damien Jobity   Camera Operator
Curtis Popplewell   Director
Christopher Aranjo   Camera Operator
Valton Matthews   Location Sound
Sean Joseph   Location Sound
Rolph I.L. Warner   Liner Notes
Rodney Hull   Engineer
Richard Thong   Camera Operator
Keith Niles   Engineer

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