C.J. Chenier & the Red Hot Louisiana Band
Presented by Crazy Mama’s Concerts
Creole-born C.J. Chenier was raised in an indigenous American culture with its distinctive language, cuisine and music. He delivers soulful vocals along with masterful accordion-driven zydeco and blues. Chenier, a Grammy-nominated, world-renowned musician and recording artist, has performed alongside many internationally recognized artists including his Grammy winning father, Clifton Chenier (“The King of Zydeco”), Paul Simon, Joe Sample, and Ray Parker Jr.
In addition to his Grammy nomination in the Best Regional Roots Music Album category, C.J. has received many major awards including the Living Blues Critics’ Poll Award, Indie Award (from AFIM) for Best Zydeco Album, Coups de Coeur (Blows of Heart), Blues Category Award from l’Académie Charles Cros (France) and Best of the Beat Best Zydeco Album (Offbeat Magazine).
Venue: Natalie’s Coal Fired Pizza
Date: Friday, November 22
Time: 9:30 pm