Extensive sleeve notes explain the story of the dance and how the music adapted to it, explaining what connects Chubby Checker, Charlie Palmieri, Mongo …
Sammy has performed in Las Vegas, Atlantic City, and throughout North America along side famed acts such as The Emotions, Fats Domino, The Temptations, …
As the doors opened, the store’s roughly 40 employees danced along to Chubby
By the time The Beatles emerged on the scene, I had begun to migrate from Western pop — Chubby Checker, Cliff Richards, Connie Francis, Ricky Nelson, …
In the years after the Harlem festival, Mr. Tulchin directed TV specials with Wayne Newton, Noel Harrison and Lesley Gore, and a rock ’n’ roll revival special starring …
Anyone can do the twist! Inspired by Chubby Checker's cover of a Hank Ballard tune this was a cool dance that was born from rock and roll music. You stand …
But though it promised ‘no need for disappointment or surprise’, someone’s been left thoroughly unamused by the …
Chubby Checker's lawsuit over a smartphone app that claims to measures penis size is the latest in a checkered record at attempting to maintain relevancy through the twists and turns of pop culture. The app is is called the "Chubby
ALLENTOWN, Pa. - When Chubby Checker hit the stage on American Bandstand in the 1960s the dance world changed forever, bringing sex appeal to the dance floor. "We brought that to the dance floor because when we did the twist a …
Dance crazes have gone from twisting to twerking -- and you can thank Chubby Checker. And the man who got America to do “The Twist” in 1960 -- and then “Twist Again” a year later -- will be the first person to tell you that the history of …