Irving Burgie: Songwriter of calypso hit Day-O dies aged 95

US composer Irving Burgie, who helped to popularise Caribbean music with hit songs like Day-O, has died aged 95. His death was confirmed by Barbados Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley, who called for a moment of silence for the man who wrote its national anthem. Mr Burgie is best known for helping singer Harry Belafonte bring calypso music to the mainstream. READ MORE CLICK HERE : https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-50619991