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Swamp Pop Legend Van Broussard Passes Away

KQKI is saddened to report the passing of Swamp Pop Legend Van Broussard.

According to CSP records and Jimmy Rogers his record producer It is with a heavy heart that Jimmy and Connie Rogers and CSP Records announce the passing of the Louisiana Legend and King of Swamp Pop Van Broussard has passed away at age 83.

For six decades Van brought his unique style of music to hundreds of thousands of adoring fans.
On a personal note, my life was changed forever the first time I saw and heard Van Broussard. He was the reason I started playing the guitar and began my life long love of music. I started a record label to record Van’s “Lord, I Need Somebody Bad”. He was my mentor, music idol and most of all my friend. We will miss you and your music will live on forever.
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