Folkes Brothers

John Folkes, Mico Folkes, Junior Folkes

Also known as Folk Brothers, Folk Brothers, The, Folkes, Folkes Bros, Folkes Bros., Folkes Brothers, The, Folks, Folks Bros, Folks Bros., Folks Brothers, The, Folks The
Members of Folkes Brothers: Eric "Junior" Folkes, John Folkes, Mico Folkes

Discography of Folkes Brothers:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Carolina / I Met A Man 2 Audio 1959 Blue Beat
2 Carolina / I Met A Man 2 Audio Blue Beat
3 Carolina / I Met A Man 2 Audio Blue Beat
4 Big Five / Carolina / Shaking Up Orange Street 3 Audio Blue Beat
5 Big Five / Carolina / Shaking Up Orange Street 3 Audio 1978 Blue Beat
6 Madness / Carolina 2 Audio Fab
7 Carolina / I Met A Man 2 Audio Blue Beat
8 Oh Carolina / I Met A Man 2 Audio 1960 Buster Wild Bells
9 Oh Carolina / Let Me Be 2 Audio Dramatic Inc.
10 One Love / Oh Carolina 2 Audio 1993 Memphis Collectors Edition
11 Oh Carolina , Sercy Tea 2 Audio Prince Buster
12 Oh Carolina 2 Audio Prince Buster
13 Humpty Dumpty / Carolina 2 Audio Fab


The Folkes Brothers were a Jamaican mento group. In 1960 [a=Prince Buster] produced and recorded their first tune "Oh Carolina" which is regarded as a landmark in the history of ska and reggae music.

"Oh Carolina" has been covered by [a=Shaggy] in 1993 making him a international reggae star.


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