Clark sent the song out as his Christmas greeting, and it received such good response that Cameo-Parkway signed Checker to a recording contract. Get personalized event announcements, updates, and reviews every week with the AXS. Checker is the father of WNBA player Mistie Bass. In the fall of , record industry history was made when Checker's original hit record, "The Twist", re-entered the charts and by January of , it was back in the 1 position. Billboard looked at all singles that made the charts between and Sign up for our weekly event guide email.
In , he appeared as himself performing alongside the Purple People Eater in the fantasy film of the same name. In , Checker at his own insistence recorded a psychedelic album filled with music he felt was "current" that was initially only released in Europe. No one ever believes I have talent. Retrieved 9 December From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Please select Female Male Unspecified. Chubby Checker birth name Ernest Evans ; October 3, is an American rock n roll singer and dancer. Checker's "Twist", however, was a nationwide smash, aided by his many appearances on Dick Clark's American Bandstand , the Top 10 American Bandstand ranking of the song, and the teenagers on the show who enjoyed dancing the Twist.
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