Clifton Chenier
Genres:
International, R&B
Meta styles:
Early R&B, North American Traditions
Styles:
Cajun, Zydeco

Clifton Chenier (June 26, 1925 - December 12, 1987) a native of Opelousas, Louisiana was an eminent performer of zydeco music, a blend of Cajun and Creole music with R&B, jazz, and blues influences. He played the accordion. Grammy award, 1983: Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording for I'm Here performed by Clifton Chenier & His Red Hot Louisiana Band. Namechecked by Paul Simon on 'That was your Mother' from 'Graceland': Well I'm standing on the corner of Lafayette, State of Louisiana, Wondering what a city boy could do,

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Clifton Chenier's Rockin' Accordion

Clifton Chenier's Rockin' Accordion

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Year:
2015
Tracks:
27
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Zydeco Blues

Zydeco Blues

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Year:
2004
Tracks:
14
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Bon Ton Roulet! And More

Bon Ton Roulet! And More

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Year:
2000
Tracks:
21
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Bon Ton Roulet! And More (1964-67)

Bon Ton Roulet! And More (1964-67)

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Year:
2000
Tracks:
21
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Live! At Grant Street

Live! At Grant Street

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Year:
2000
Tracks:
15
Bitrate:
256 kbps
Zydeco Sont Pas Sale

Zydeco Sont Pas Sale

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Year:
1997
Tracks:
15
Bitrate:
256 kbps
Frenchin' The Boogie (Vinyl)

Frenchin' The Boogie (Vinyl)

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Year:
1993
Tracks:
13
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Live! At The Long Beach And San Francisco Blues Festivals

Live! At The Long Beach And San Francisco Blues Festivals

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Year:
1993
Tracks:
19
Bitrate:
256 kbps
Zydeco Dynamite:  The Clifton Chenier Anthology (Disc 2)

Zydeco Dynamite: The Clifton Chenier Anthology (Disc 2)

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Year:
1993
Tracks:
20
Bitrate:
192 kbps
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