Clifton Chenier

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Cajun musician Clifton Chenier was born on June 25, 1925 and died on December 12, 1987 of diabetes-related kidney disease. His music and sound was highly distinctive. His recording career started in 1954. His diabetes unfortunately led to an amputation. Clifton Chenier toured in many countries. In 1989, Chenier was inducted posthumously into the Blues Hall of Fame.

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