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Bahamian Artists

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Name all the Bahamian artists.
T-Connection, Tyrone Patrick Fitzgerald, Joseph Spence, Tony Seymour, Frankie Zchivargo Young, Leeroy Cleveland McKenzie, Eddie Minnis, Eric Gibson, John Arthur, Anthony Mackey, Leon Taylor, The Beginning of the End, Maureen Duvalier, Franklyn Ellis
Name one song by the T-Connection.
On Fire, Best of my life
Name two albums by the T-Connection
Magic, On Fire, T-Connection, Totally Connected
How did the T-Connection get started?
song called funky disco
Name the members of T-Connection
Theophilus Coakley, Kirkwood Coakley, Berkley Van Byrd, Tony Flowers
Where was Tyrone Patrick Fitzgerald born?
March 17 1941, in Nassau Centerville, The Valley
Who wrote Funky Nassau?
Tyrone Patrick Fitzgerald and KC and the Sunshine Band
Name 3 songs by Tyrone Patrick Fitzgerald.
Kalik, Rat Back, Get involved
What was Tyrone Patrick Fitzgerald's nickname?
Dr. Off
Which artist was born in the part of Andros called "The Mudd" ?
Joseph Spence
Which type of sound did Joseph Spence use?
Gutteral sounds
Joseph Spence was known better ___________, and for ________, _______,
He was better known outside the country, he was known for his humming and vocalizations
What styles did Joseph use?
he used choral style and fingerstyle phenomenon, D chord was his favorite chord
What was Tony Seymour's nickname?
The Golden Boy
Why was the golden boy given his nickname?
He was the first Bahamian artist to go gold
Which song drove golden boy, gold?
Pretty blue eyes recorded by Frank Sinatra
Name 3 songs by Tony Seymour.
Mama lee lee lee, Banana boat, Nosey mother in law, pretty blue eyes
What is the name of the band tony seymour was a member of?
The Night Beaters
What did Tony Seymour do before music?
He was a limbo dancer called Pancakes
What are some clubs Tony Seymour performed at?
The Big Bamboo, The Dirty Dick Club
What is Tony Seymour's Real name?
Anthony Rolle
Where did Frankie Zchivargo Young start singing?
At transfiguration Baptist Church, He then worked on a ship which gave him the opportunity to go traveling
Name 3 songs by Frankie Zchivargo.
Gypsy of Love, Pumpkin, Rollsroyce, Stinkin Goat Skin
What is Leeroy Cleveland McKenzie's nickname?
Smokey 007
When did Smokey 007 die ?
2004
Name 3 songs performed by Smokey 007.
Bahamas you born there, Danny boy, nobody's child
Who are some of the famous people Smokey performed with?
James Brown, Michael Jackson
What other jobs did Eddie Minnis have?
Cartoon artist, Painter
Which artist have Eddie Minnis worked with?
Ronnie Butler, Tony McKay
Name 3 albums by Eddie Minnis
Da Real Ting, People to people, Straighten up and fly right, Church out crab crawling
Where was Leon Taylor born?
Simms Long Island
Name 3 songs by Leon Taylor.
Eternal Love, She wan Man, You got no jurisdiction over me
Name one album by Leon Taylor
I am the master key
Name two clubs Leon Taylor performed at
Spiritual 5, Night and Gayles
Taylor currently sings_______ in Nassau
Gospel
Where was King Eric born?
Acklins
King Eric's surname was synonymous
with his musical family
Some of King Eric's songs include.
Fox Hill Gal, Big Bamboo, Abaco People, Thank Goodness its Friday
Which club did King Eric work at?
BAMA club
People King Eric worked with include.
Leeroy "Duke" Hanna, Cad "Flash" Rodgers, Lord Cody, Charlie Smith