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  • Lord Radio & the Bimshire Boys — were a Barbadian calypso band who helped to pioneer the Barbadian calypso scene in the 1950s and 60s. The name Bimshire comes from a Bajan dialect term for Barbados .Their albums include Rhymes in Rhythm and The Midget and The Giant .References*… …   Wikipedia

  • Barbados — For other uses, see Barbados (disambiguation). Coordinates: 13°10′N 59°33′W / 13.167°N 59.55°W / 13.167; 59.55 …   Wikipedia

  • Bemsha Swing — ist eine Jazz Gemeinschaftskomposition von Thelonious Monk und Denzil Best aus dem Jahr 1952. Es ist eine der bekanntesten Kompositionen Monks und hat sich zum Jazzstandard entwickelt. Der Name „Bemsha“, ursprünglich „Bimsha“ ist eine phonetische …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Geography of Barbados — Barbados Nickname: Bimshire or Little England Map of Barbados …   Wikipedia

  • Music of Barbados — The music of Barbados includes distinctive national styles of folk and popular music, including elements of Western classical and religious music. The culture of Barbados is a syncretic mix of African and British elements, and the island s music… …   Wikipedia

  • Area code 246 — The area code +1 (246) is the telephone area code of Barbados. The (246) area code, or (BIM) perhaps short for Bimshire was created during a split from the original +1 (809) area code which was done on or around the date July 1996.The 246 area… …   Wikipedia

  • Lord Burgess — Irving Louis Burgie, besser bekannt als Lord Burgess (* 28. Juli 1924 im New Yorker Stadtteil Brooklyn), ist ein US amerikanischer Komponist.[1] Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben und Werk 2 Einzelnachweise …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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