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~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ On Sunday, April 28, Sweet Claudette will be inducted into The Chicago Blues Hall Of Fame as a "Great Blues Artist from Michigan', a 'Master Blues Artist' and an 'Ambassador for Michigan'. The ceremony will be held in Chicago at Buddy Guy's Legends and hosted by The Michael Packer Blues Band. The event will be filmed and televised by JBTV/NBC NONSTOP and broadcast on cable and satellite television nationwide. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ That Man's Got To Go CD (Live in The Studio) ranked at # 20 in the REAL BLUES MAGAZINE's TOP 100 CDs over 24 concecutive months, prior to November 2011. This CD made the HIGHLY RATED CDs list. Thanks BlueSkunk (Joe Rutan) for reissuing this CD & taking me under your wing. I appreciate all of my supportors & DJs who continlue to play my music. Ya'll Rawk!! Thanks Michael Packer for being my 'brother' AND getting me a deal with Blue Skunk Music. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ You, our fans, will always be the reason we are able to continue performing in your favorite hang-outs. We can't wait to be invited to perform at your party ... Keep coming to see us. Thanks for your continuing support. WE LOVE YOU!!! Our latest CD SHAKING UP THE BUCKET has been released. It's available at most of your favorite download sites such as: Reverbnation.con,, and other music download sites. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Sweet Claudette's is under contract with Blue Skunk Music for reissue & worldwide distribution of her CD ''THAT MAN'S GOT TO GO'. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Her 2009 release ''THAT MAN'S GOT TO GO' remained on the Roots Music Airplay Charts for 11 months. That Man's Got To Go CD hit the Living Blues Radio Chart at # 17 3/3/09, along with some big name legends, such as B.B King. That Man's Got To Go CD is hitting Airplay playlist across the US, UK, Canada, Australia, France & Italy. Thanks to all of our fans, family & friends. Sweet Claudette ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Quotes & Reviews on That Man's Got To Go: Reviews KVKR-FM, January ‘09 “Sweet Claudette, That Man’s Got To Go (No Cover) Ms. Claudette, though relatively unknown on the national scene, has the sound of a woman who has been singing the Blues for a good long time. And the group of musicians she has behind her on this record lay down a groove that does Detroit proud.” ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ “... I think that your tunes are excellent, the delivery is superb and the blues groove is deep and wide...” TOMO, Toledo, OH ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ "It's HOT and holds some great body throbbing music." Anom. writer ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ For further info, contact or (313) 404-0714 (cell) See our NEWS/JOURNAL page to read up on this. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Sweet Claudette Biography: Sweet Claudette received the BEST FEMALE BLUES ARTIST 2012 Indie Music Channel Award. Also, received two nominations for BEST BLUES SONG and BEST BLUES RECORD 'Aint Gonna Wash Your Dirty Clothes' CD. Received an August 2010 nomination for Detroit Black Music Award. Sweet Claudette performed on the Willie King Freedom Creek festival for several years and the Magic City Blues Festival both in Alabama, Bradfordville Blues Club (Tallahassee, FL), Port Sanilac Music on the Harbor, Port Huron Jazz & Blues Festival, to name a few. “Claudette is the epitome of Detroit finger-snapping party blues, but she’s also a master at the low down. “ --- Mark E. Gallo, BluesByte, June 2009. Sweet Claudette is one of the best creative ‘unsung’ songwriters in the Midwest. Sweet Claudette’s blues songs run the gamut of funky, country, jazzy, classic up-tempo and slow blues feel. “Sweet Claudette is a sultry, deep-voiced singer and songwriter ...”, writes reviewer, George Fish in the February 2009, Illinois Blues Blast E-Zine. Sweet Claudette fronts a five - six piece band with wonderful rich horns intertwined into her music. Dubbed 'Detroit's Matriach of the Blues', Sweet Claudette has achieved local, regional, national and international status while singing the blues to fans in bars, jukes, clubs and lounges from Michigan to Alabama to Tallahassee, Florida, Windsor to Burlington and Kitchener, Ontario Canada. Sweet Claudette is a SONGWRITER who has recorded forty-two originals. For further information, check out the websites at, e-mail or call (313) 404-0714. RECENT RELEASES: 1. Shaking Up The Bucket, 2011 NEW RELEASE 2. That Man's Got To Go, 2010 REISSUE ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

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