Zydeco Musician Chubby Carrier Wins a Grammy

Monday, February 14, 2011 - 2:27pm

LOS ANGELES, CA (FOX44) --On Sunday night,  Louisiana was well-represented at the Grammy awards. Zydeco great Chubby Carrier is headed back to Louisiana with a Grammy award for ‘Best Zydeco and Cajun Album'.

The 43-year-old musician has been playing Zydeco music since he played in his father's band years ago.

Carrier and the Bayou Swamp Band were honored before the televised broadcast. Several other Louisiana bands were nominated for Grammys last night.

The Church Point native says - he's so excited about his big night.

To watch a video of Chubby Carrier performing live, click here.


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