Meet the extraordinary reluctant King of Calypso, Harry Belafonte. He’s been named by some as such because of the way he made Calypso music popular. His first album titled “Calypso” was number four on Billboard's "Top 100 Albums". Harry is also the first Black to win an Emmy w/ his first solo TV special, Tonight W/ Belafonte. "You are really responsible for the world in which you live". Harry Belafonte
Harry Belafonte. Singer, songwriter and advocate for civil rights and humanitarian causes.
Eartha Kitt and Harry Belafonte
Eartha Kitt and Harry Belafonte Photographic Print by G. Marshall Wilson at Art.com
Photos: From Grace Kelly to Audrey Hepburn, the All-Time Icons of Style
Photos: From Grace Kelly to Audrey Hepburn, the All-Time Icons of Style | Vanity Fair HARRY BELAFONTE Photographed by John Swope, 1953.
Harry Belafonte- June 20th, 1960- first black man to win an Emmy Award. http://www.blackfacts.com/fact/733c750f-cd31-44f0-a2e3-e8ed0b5a1836
Harold George "Harry" Belafonte, Jr. (b. 1927) is an American singer, songwriter, actor and social activist. He was dubbed the "King of Calypso" for popularizing the Caribbean musical style with an international audience in the 1950s. Throughout his career he has been an advocate for civil rights and humanitarian causes. Mr. Belafonte lives with dyslexia.
Scandals of Classic Hollywood: Dorothy Dandridge vs. The World
TAN magazine cover of Dorothy Dandridge and Harry Belefonte for the movie, Carmen Jones," 1955. - TAN magazine targeted African-American women and was published by Johnson Publishing, the same people who brought you the Ebony and Jet magazines of today.
The Kate Upton GQ Magazine GIF Collection
Sidney Poitier and Harry Belafonte, Washington, D.C., 1963. @Kathleen Heiser via Barbara Alexander