|Also known as||the Big Man|
|Born||January 11, 1942|
|Died||June 18, 2011(aged 69)|
|Genres||Rock and roll|
|Associated acts||E Street Band|
He was born in Norfolk, Virginia in 1942. His father gave him an alto saxophone for Christmas one year. Clemons' saxophone playing was an important part of early Springsteen hists such as Rosalita and Born to Run.
Clemons released his for solo album in 1983.
References[change | edit source]
- Lewis, Randy (2011-06-18). "Clarence Clemons, saxophonist for Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band, dies at 69". The Kansas City Star. Los Angeles Times. http://www.kansascity.com/2011/06/18/2959959/clarence-clemons-saxophonist-for.html. Retrieved 2011-06-19.