Clarence Clemons facts for kids
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|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 songs by Bruce Springsteen, including "Rosalita" and "Born to Run".
Clemons released his for solo album in 1983.
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Clemons stage front with the E Street Band, playing his famous "Jungleland" saxophone solo. Nassau Coliseum, March 10, 2008.
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