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Beau Jocque & The Zydeco Hi-Rollers

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Easily the biggest zydeco star of the 1990s, Beau Jocque heralded the rise of the genre's new, urbanized style; infusing his high-octane sound with elements of rock, soul, hip-hop and even reggae, he bridged the gap between traditional Creole culture and contemporary music to create a funky, bass-heavy hybrid calculated for maximum mainstream appeal. Born Andrus Espre in Duralde, LA, in 1952, Jocque spent his early adult years working as an electrician... Read more about Beau Jocque & the Zydeco Hi-Rollers on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License and may also be available under the GNU FDL.

Tracks We Played

Give Him Cornbread

Classics
Last Played on February 17, 2015 7:45pm

Cisco Kid

Gonna Take You Downtown
Last Played on February 17, 2015 7:56am

GIVE HIM CORNBREAD

CISCO KID

Gonna Take You Downtown