Clifton Chenier

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American/Creole zydeco accordionist, singer, and songwriter. He won a Grammy Award for Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording in 1983 for "I'm Here" and "Bogalusa Boogie" was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 2011. He was posthumously inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame in 1989. Father of C.J. Chenier. Brother of Cleveland Chenier.

b. June 25, 1925 (Opelousas, LA, USA)
d. December 12, 1987 (Lafayette, LA, USA)
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Albums

F1024 Clifton Chenier - Louisiana Blues And Zydeco album art Clifton Chenier Louisiana Blues And Zydeco (Album, Comp) Arhoolie Records F1024 US 1965 Sell This Version
1038, ST 1038 Clifton Chenier - Black Snake Blues album art Clifton Chenier Black Snake Blues (Album) Arhoolie Records, Arhoolie Records 1038, ST 1038 US 1967 Sell This Version
F1031 Clifton Chenier - Bon Ton Roulet! album art Clifton Chenier Bon Ton Roulet! (Album) Arhoolie Records, Arhoolie Records F1031 US 1967 Sell This Version
LP 1002 Clifton Chenier - Bayou Soul album art Clifton Chenier Bayou Soul Crazy Cajun, The Crazy Cajun Records LP 1002 US 1967 Sell This Version
PR-S 1004 Clifton Chenier - Clifton's Cajun Blues album art Clifton Chenier Clifton's Cajun Blues (Album) Prophesy Records PR-S 1004 US 1970 Sell This Version
1052 Clifton Chenier - King Of The Bayous album art Clifton Chenier King Of The Bayous (Album) Arhoolie Records 1052 US 1970 Sell This Version
1059 Clifton Chenier - Live album art Clifton Chenier Live (Album) Arhoolie Records 1059 US 1972 Sell This Version
AR 19033 Clifton Chenier - Out West album art Clifton Chenier Out West (Album) Arhoolie Records AR 19033 France 1974 Sell This Version
LP 9014, LP-9014 Clifton Chenier - Boogie In Black & White album art Clifton Chenier & Rod Bernard Clifton Chenier & Rod Bernard - Boogie In Black & White (Album) Jin Records, Jin Records LP 9014, LP-9014 US 1976 Sell This Version
AR 19043 Clifton Chenier - Bogalusa Boogie album art Clifton Chenier Bogalusa Boogie (Album) Arhoolie Records AR 19043 France 1976 Sell This Version
80245 Clifton Chenier - Frenchin' The Boogie album art Clifton Chenier Frenchin' The Boogie (Album) Blue Star, Blue Star 80245 Canada 1976 Sell This Version
LP-1003 Clifton Chenier - Boogie 'N' Zydeco album art Clifton Chenier Boogie 'N' Zydeco (Album) Maison De Soul LP-1003 US 1977 Sell This Version
FLY 08 Clifton Chenier - On Tour album art Clifton Chenier On Tour (Album) Free Bird FLY 08 France 1978 Sell This Version
HCS-104 Clifton Chenier - King-Of-Zydéco album art Clifton Chenier King-Of-Zydéco (Album) Home Cooking Records HCS-104 US 1980 Sell This Version
1086 Clifton Chenier - The King Of Zydeco album art Clifton Chenier The King Of Zydeco (Comp) Arhoolie Records 1086 US 1981 Sell This Version
CDX2, CDX 2 Clifton Chenier - Live At Montreux album art Clifton Chenier Live At Montreux (Album) Charly R&B, Charly R&B CDX2, CDX 2 UK 1984 Sell This Version
LP-1012 Clifton Chenier - Country Boy Now Grammy Award Winner 1984! album art Clifton Chenier Country Boy Now Grammy Award Winner 1984! (Album) Caillier Records LP-1012 US 1984 Sell This Version
BLU-CD 3041 Clifton Chenier - Le Roi Du Zydeco album art Clifton Chenier Le Roi Du Zydeco (Album, Comp) Editions Atlas, Guilde Internationale Du Disque, Editions Atlas, Guilde Internationale Du Disque BLU-CD 3041 Italy 1992 Sell This Version
JAM 9141-2 Clifton Chenier - Squeezebox Boogie album art Clifton Chenier Squeezebox Boogie(CD, Album) Just A Memory JAM 9141-2 Canada 1999 Sell This Version
CC-1104 Clifton Chenier - Live & Together album art Big Mama Thornton & Clifton Chenier Big Mama Thornton & Clifton Chenier - Live & Together(LP, Album) Crazy Cajun CC-1104 US Unknown Sell This Version
AIM 1206 CD Clifton Chenier - Comin' Home album art Clifton Chenier Comin' Home(CD, Album) AIM (2) AIM 1206 CD Australia Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

X5352 Clifton Chenier - Louisiana Stomp / Cliston Blues album art Cliston Chanier, King Of The South* Louisiana Stomp / Cliston Blues Elko X5352 US 1954 Sell This Version
X2010 Clifton Chenier - Country Bred / Rockin' The Bop album art Cliston Chanier, King Of The South* Country Bred / Rockin' The Bop(7") Post (2) X2010 US 1954 Sell This Version
SP-556 Clifton Chenier - Think It Over / The Things I Do For You album art Clifton Chenier Think It Over / The Things I Do For You(7") Speciality (3) SP-556 UK 1955 Sell This Version
5262 Clifton Chenier - The Big Wheel / Where Can My Baby Be? album art Clifton Chenier The Big Wheel / Where Can My Baby Be? Argo (6), Argo Record Corp. 5262 US 1957 Sell This Version