Clifton Chenier

Clifton Chenier

Profile:
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.

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

Albums

F1024 Clifton Chenier Louisiana Blues And Zydeco (Album) Arhoolie Records F1024 US 1965 Sell This Version
1038 Clifton Chenier Black Snake Blues (Album) Arhoolie Records 1038 US 1967 Sell This Version
F1031 Clifton Chenier Bon Ton Roulet! (Album) Arhoolie Records, Arhoolie Records F1031 US 1967 Sell This Version
PR-S 1004 Clifton Chenier Clifton's Cajun Blues (Album) Prophesy Records PR-S 1004 US 1970 Sell This Version
AR 19020 Clifton Chenier King Of The Bayous Arhoolie Records AR 19020 France 1970 Sell This Version
AR 19033 Clifton Chenier France Societe Anonyme(LP, Album) Arhoolie Records AR 19033 France 1971 Sell This Version
1059 Clifton Chenier Live (Album) Arhoolie Records 1059 US 1972 Sell This Version
1072 Clifton Chenier Out West (Album) Arhoolie Records 1072 US 1974 Sell This Version
AR 19043 Clifton Chenier Bogalusa Boogie (Album) Arhoolie Records AR 19043 France 1976 Sell This Version
LP 9014 Clifton Chenier and Rod Bernard Clifton Chenier and Rod Bernard - Boogie In Black & White (Album) Jin Records LP 9014 US 1976 Sell This Version
XBLY 80 608 Clifton Chenier Frenchin' The Boogie (Album) Blue Star XBLY 80 608 France 1976 Sell This Version
BARCLAY 80245 Clifton Chenier Frenchin' The Boogie(LP) Blue Star BARCLAY 80245 Canada 1976 Sell This Version
LP-1003 Clifton Chenier Boogie 'N' Zydeco (Album) Maison De Soul Records LP-1003 US 1977 Sell This Version
FLY 08 Clifton Chenier On Tour (Album) Free Bird FLY 08 France 1978 Sell This Version
HCS-104 Clifton Chenier King-Of-Zydéco (Album) Home Cooking Records HCS-104 US 1980 Sell This Version
1086 Clifton Chenier The King Of Zydeco(LP) Arhoolie Records 1086 US 1981 Sell This Version
LP-1012 Clifton Chenier Country Boy Now Grammy Award Winner 1984! (Album) Caillier Records LP-1012 US 1984 Sell This Version
BLU-CD 3041, BLU - CD 3041 Clifton Chenier Le Roi Du Zydeco(CD, RM, Album) Editions Atlas, Guilde Internationale Du Disque, Editions Atlas, Guilde Internationale Du Disque BLU-CD 3041, BLU - CD 3041 France 1992 Sell This Version
LP-1002 Clifton Chenier Bayou Soul Crazy Cajun LP-1002 US Unknown Sell This Version
CDX - 2 Clifton Chenier Live At Montreux(2xLP, RE) Charly Records CDX - 2 UK & Europe Unknown Sell This Version
CC-1104 Big Mama Thornton, Clifton Chenier Big Mama Thornton, Clifton Chenier - Live & Together(LP, Album) Crazy Cajun CC-1104 US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

5262 Clifton Chenier The Big Wheel / Where Can My Baby Be? Argo Records 5262 US 1957 Sell This Version
XSP-568 Clifton Chenier Squeeze Box Boogie / The Cat's Dreamin' Specialty XSP-568 US 1958 Sell This Version
45-506 Clifton Chenier Why Did You Go Last Night(7", Single) Arhoolie Records 45-506 US 1964 Sell This Version
45-701 Clifton Chenier Hot Rod(7") Bayou Records 45-701 US 1965 Sell This Version