Clifton Chenier - I'm Here! (1982) MP3/Flac

Clifton Chenier - I'm Here! (1982)
Artist: Clifton Chenier
Title Of Album: I'm Here!
Year Of Release: 1982
Label: Alligator Records [ALCD 4729]
Country: USA
Genre: Swamp Blues, Zydeco, R&B
Quality: Mp3
Bitrate: CBR 320 kbps
Full Size: 115 MB (Scans)
Time: 34:54

Clifton Chenier (June 25, 1925 - December 12, 1987), a Creole French-speaking native of Opelousas, Louisiana, was an eminent performer and recording artist of Zydeco, which arose from Cajun and Creole music, with R&B, jazz, and blues influences. He played the accordion and won a Grammy Award in 1983. In 1984 he was honored as a National Heritage Fellow. He was inducted posthumously into the Blues Hall of Fame in 1989, and the Louisiana Music Hall of Fame in 2011. In 2014, he was a Grammy recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award.

He was known as the 'King of Zydeco', and also billed as the 'King of the South'.


01. I'm The Zydeco Man [0:02:50.93]
02. Dry Your Eyes [0:03:47.20]
03. Zydeco Disco [0:03:37.42]
04. I'm Here [0:03:33.90]
05. The New Zydeco [0:03:17.46]
06. You Got Me Crying [0:03:27.76]
07. Going Back Home [0:03:32.20]
08. Eighteen Long Years [0:04:38.84]
09. In The Mood [0:02:18.26]
10. Got To Have Your Love [0:03:50.46]