Baamba (Stephen Albert)

Broome, Northern Territory

Baamba was born in Broome in the 1950s. His professional career begun in 1968 with the band Broome Beats.


Album formats explained Explain formats

  • 10": 10 inch vinyl records were played at 45 or 33 1/3 rounds per minute (rpm). The former could hold 9, the latter 12 minutes of music per side.
  • 7": 7 inch records (often referred to as 45s) were played at 45 rpm or 33 1/3 rpm, with about 4:30 or 6 minutes of music per side.
  • LP: Long play, is a vinyl record played at ​33 1⁄3 rpm with a 12 or 10-inch diameter.
  • EP: Extended play, are vinyl records that allowed two or even three songs on each side.


Baamba (Stephen Albert) - Baad
1 March 2015
  1. Fishing
  2. Saltwater Cowboy
  3. Selamat Tingal/Red Sails
  4. Ten Guitars
  5. Spanish Eyes
  6. Lucky Ol’ Sun
  7. Nona Manis /Tanjung
  8. Wonderful World
  9. Begin the Beguine
  10. Nothing I would rather be
  11. Town by the Bay

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Korff, J 2018, Baamba (Stephen Albert), <>, retrieved 11 July 2020

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