Irving Burgie

  • "God is a God of all Comfort..My heartfelt sympathy.."
  • "Rest in Peace Irving, and thank you for the wonderful music..."
    - Harry Simpson
  • "I am sorry regarding the loss of your loved one. Though..."
  • "Deepest condolences to the family of Mr. Burgie. He is..."
    - JE Sowell
  • "Peace, peace, peace."
    - Glen James Hausfeld
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Irving Burgie (Earl Gibson III/Wireimage) Irving Burgie in the 2019 Memorials Photo Gallery Enlarged Photo
Irving Burgie wrote the calypso song “Day-O” (“The Banana Boat Song”) which became a huge hit for singer Harry Belafonte in 1956.

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