Chubby Checker (born Ernest Evans; October 3, ) is an American rock 'n roll singer and dancer. He is widely known for popularising many dance styles including the twist dance style, with his hit cover of Hank Ballard & The Midnighters' R&B hit "The Twist" and the Pony with hit "Pony Time".In September , "The Twist" topped Billboard ' s list of the most popular singles to have.
Jim Dawson wrote a book about the song and the Twist phenomenon called The Twist: The Story of the Song and Dance That Changed the World for Faber and Faber ISBN The song has been added to the National Recording Registry in the Library of Congress on March 21, for long-term modna-agencija.info: Rock and roll, pop.
Chubby Checker. , likes · 72 talking about this. Legendary artist known best for his chart topping hit "The Twist." Visit modna-agencija.info /5.
Jan 11, · For Chubby there was to be some regret in later years at how big 'The Twist' had become, since it meant he had to constantly re-establish just how talented an artist he was. 'The Twist' would hit #1 (twice), whilst there were other dance orientated material on /5(6).