Laugh in the New Year with Steve Trevino or Gina Brillon. Or revel in great 20th-century pop hits from Chubby Checker and Martha Reeves and the Vandellas at the Genesee Theatre. Enjoy New Year's Eve weekend with these five events. …
She's the daughter of rock and roll icon Chubby Checker and the wife of former NFL quarterback Shane Boyd, and now Mistie Bass is the newest member of the Canberra Capitals. The Capitals filled the final spot on their roster for the 2017 …
Chubby Checker — 7 p.m., Friday, May 11, Effingham Performance Center. Tickets for the show are $50, $40 and $35, available online at www.TheEPC.org or by phone at 217-540-2788. • LP & The Honeybee — 7 p.m. Friday, May 11, …
“I went to school with (early rock ‘n roll singer) Fabian, and he got to have his dream of being a star when he was in Grade 10 or 11,” Checker explains over the phone from New York City. “I was on the radio by the 11th grade. Basically I’ve …
It’s been almost 57 years since Chubby Checker started twisting his way to the top of the Billboard Pop charts. But that hasn’t stopped him from keeping the dance scene alive and well. “It wasn’t too long ago that I had a number one dance …
It’s been more than 50 years since Chubby Checker had his first No. 1 hit. And five decades later, “The Twist” has been named the “No. 1 song of all time” by Billboard Magazine. It will remain that way until 2065. “This means from the time …
The Lancaster Barnstormers hope to break a world record on April 28, the opening night of its 2016 baseball season. Chubby Checker, the artist who popularized the song “The Twist” in 1960, will lead the Clipper Magazine Stadium crowd …
Chubby Checker has scheduled a date for Mohegan Sun. The legendary 50s pop star will play The Wolf Den on Dec. 23 at 8 p.m. It is the only East Coast show for the performer for the remainder of 2016. In 2013, Checker's signature song …
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