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Mighty Sparrow - * Sparrow Come Back Home *

Sparrow once stated that he was "Trini by boat" and "Grenadian by birth". Trinidadians however have always claimed Sparrow as their own and according to his 1962 calypso they were begging him *Sparrow come back home*.
From the album RCA LPB 3006.

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Comment by Pan Times on June 17, 2015 at 2:56pm

@brenda hosang

No problem

Comment by Pan Times on June 17, 2015 at 2:38pm

Trinidad Express -- Jun 15, 2015 -- Grenada-born Dr Slinger Francisco, 79, better known as the Mighty Sparrow has been conferred with the Order of the British Empire (OBE).

The award was announced in the birthday honours list of Queen Elizabeth II. The citation said the award is for services to culture.  read more  http://ow.ly/Os7M4

Comment by June A. Archibald on September 9, 2013 at 6:50pm
Praying for him and his family!
Comment by Roderick M. Aqui on September 9, 2013 at 6:50pm

Any news of Birdie? We understand that he's in a NYC Hospital in a coma.Can anyone throw some light on this?

Comment by Derek George Barrow on November 17, 2011 at 8:42pm

nice back in time some more please

Comment by Ann on November 17, 2011 at 6:51pm

Always a Big Smile to hear the Great Slinger Fransisco !! MIGHTY SPARROW

Comment by Mervyn Taylor on November 17, 2011 at 3:54pm

thanks, wst, for bringing us these priceless bits of history...our history!

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