C.J. Chenier



C.J. Chenier
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Rating
Active
1978
Born
September 28, 1957 in Port Arthur
Location
Port Arthur, Texas, United States
Biography
C. J. Chenier (born Clayton Joseph Thompson, September 28, 1957, Port Arthur, Texas) is the Creole son of the Grammy Award-winning "King of Zydeco", Louisiana musician, Clifton Chenier. In 1987, Chenier followed in his father's footsteps and led his father's band as an accordion performer and singer of zydeco, a blend of cajun and creole music. With five previous albums to his credit, by 1994, Chenier began to record for Chicago-based Alligator Records.
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Top Songs by C.J. Chenier


Too Much Fun

Richest Man

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The Big Squeeze

Don't You Just Know It

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Get Down With It: The Okeh Sessions

Rosemary

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Zydeco Champs

My Baby Don't Wear No Shoes

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The Big Squeeze

Every Day I Have To Cry Some

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The Desperate Kingdom of Love

Comfort You

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Creole Lady

Creole Lady

C.J. Chenier October 23, 2014

1 Tracks

Can't Sit Down

Can't Sit Down

C.J. Chenier September 13, 2011

11 Tracks

The Desperate Kingdom of Love

The Desperate Kingdom of Love

C.J. Chenier March 2, 2006

11 Tracks

Step It Up!

Step It Up!

C.J. Chenier November 30, 2000

13 Tracks

The Big Squeeze

The Big Squeeze

C.J. Chenier November 30, 1995

14 Tracks

Too Much Fun

Too Much Fun

C.J. Chenier November 30, 1994

13 Tracks

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