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. …
SHIPSHEWANA, Ind. (WNDU) The Blue Gate Theatre in Shipshewana has added even more shows to its 2018 concert schedule. Notable artists include Irish singer Daniel O’Donnell, Chubby Checker, Scotty McCreery, Thompson …
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“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 …
The Lancaster Barnstormers hope to break a world record on April 28, the opening night of its 2016 baseball season. …
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 …
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church provided a festive 100th birthday for the Rev. George Garver and his wife, Betty, with surprise guests. Ernest Evans, better known as Chubby Checker, and his wife, former Miss World Rina Evans, were on hand …
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 …
Chubby Checker will be on hand April 28 in Lancaster in an an attempt to break the Guinness Book of World Records for the most people dancing "The Twist" at one time. Checker will be at the opening night of the Lancaster Barnstormers …
Chubby Checker — During a recording session, Barbara Clark, the wife of “American Bandstand” host Dick Clark, asked Ernest Evans what his name was. “My friends call me Chubby,” he responded after just completing a Fats Domino …