-) je američki pjevač i skladatelj (rođen kao Ernest Evans) koji je svjetsku slavu stekao 1960-ih, promocijom i popularizacijom novog plesa twista, - to mu je uspjelo izvedbom pjesme The Twist (pjesma Hanka Ballarda) 1960, koja je odmah postala #1 na američkoj top ljestvici (Billboard Hot 100)[1], Ernest Evans rođen je u Spring Gulleyu, Južna Karolina, ali je odrastao u južnoj Philadelphji, Pennsylvania s roditeljima i dva brata. A Philadelphian vocalist. We are hoping to eventually work on a solution for this when we have the resources to do so. Inače pjesma The Twist je snimljena još 1959 od strane autora glazbe Hank Ballarda, tad se popela do #16 mjesta. Albums include The Twist / Toot, Let's Twist Again / Everything's Gonna Be All Right, and Chequered!. Njegove vokalne mogućnosti toliko su oduševile vlasnika centra Henrya Colta, da je on nagovorio svog Discover releases, reviews, credits, songs, and more about Chubby Checker - Twistin' Round The World at Discogs. "The Hucklebuck" (sometimes written "The Huckle-Buck") is a jazz and R&B dance tune first popularized by Paul Williams and His Hucklebuckers in 1949. "Let's Twist Again" is a song written by Kal Mann and Dave Appell, and released as a single by Chubby Checker. He is widely known for popularizing the twist dance style, with his 1960 hit cover of Hank Ballard's R&B hit "The Twist". Born Dion LaRue, producers Kal Mann and Bernie Lowe created the Dee Dee Sharp stage name due to the fact that everyone called her D and she sang in D-sharp. "Let's Twist Again" is a song written by Kal Mann and Dave Appell, and released as a single by Chubby Checker. Chubby Checker's 1960 cover version of the song gave birth to the Twist dance craze. Discover releases, reviews, track listings, recommendations, and more about Chubby Checker / Bobby Rydell - Bobby Rydell / Chubby Checker at Discogs. The song received the 1962 Grammy Award for Best Rock & Roll Recording. If you are using a VPN, and other users of the same VPN are abusing the service, then you'll be automatically banned as well. [2], The song was covered in French by Johnny Hallyday. You might have a buggy browser extension installed. Billboard pop chart (No.3 on Cash Box) in August of that year and subsequently reached No.2 in the U.K. in February 1962. She later became Dee Dee Sharp Gamble sometime between 1966 and 1968 when she married Kenneth Gamble. poznanika i prijatelja Karla Manna (koji je radio u izdavačkoj kući Cameo-Parkway Records, kao skladatelj)[3] da uzme Chubbya, kako ga je on nazvao i snimi s njim neku pjesmu za američku televizijsku emisiju American Bandstand, koju je vodio Dick Clark. Chubby Checker (Spring Gulley, Južna Karolina, SAD, 3. listopada 1941.-) je američki pjevač i skladatelj (rođen kao Ernest Evans) koji je svjetsku slavu stekao 1960-ih, promocijom i popularizacijom novog plesa twista, - to mu je uspjelo izvedbom pjesme The Twist (pjesma Hanka Ballarda) 1960, koja je odmah postala #1 na američkoj top ljestvici (Billboard Hot 100) In 1985, Kids Incorporated covered "Let's Twist Again" in the Season 2 episode "Rock of Ages". 1964 godine Checker se oženio nizozemskom ljepoticom Cathariom Lodders, bivšom Miss svijeta iz 1962. Chubby Checker (Spring Gulley, Južna Karolina, SAD, 3. listopada 1941. One of the biggest hit singles of 1961, it reached No.8 on the U.S. Chubby Checker snimio je 1969. dance-inačicu pjesme Beatlesa Back in the USSR koja je međutim dosegla tek #82 mjesto. This is forbidden by our terms of service. The song appears on the soundtrack of the 2011 film The Help. If so, you'll need to disable it when using this site, as it spams the websites you visit with fake requests. (Required), You can request being unbanned by clicking. You requested a very large number of pages in a very short time, causing problems for our server (this can happen if you hit 'refresh' over and over). Chubby Checker was the unrivaled king of the rock & roll dance craze; although most of the dances his records promoted -- the Pony, "the Fly," and the Hucklebuck, to cite just three -- have long since faded into obscurity, his most famous hit, "The Twist," remains the yardstick against which all subsequent dancefloor phenomena are measured. Complete your Chubby Checker collection. This company sells your internet traffic to other people, meaning that other people can use your IP address and can break some of the above rules, causing you to be banned from this site. [17] In Wallonia (French Belgium) his single spent 40 weeks on the chart, also peaking at number 1. Nakon škole Ernest Evans počeo je raditi kojekakve poslove, između ostalog i kao zabavljač kupaca (pjesmama, šalama i ostalim) u trgovačom centru - Produce Market. Kako ga nije išlo s novim stvarima, tako se Chubby Checker nije nimalo libio da se koristi starom slavom stečenom na nezaboravnom hitu The Twist, tako je 1987, snimio novu rap inačicu iste pjesme s sastavom The Fat Boys, i dospio na #18 mjesto. Complete your Chubby Checker / … Chubby Checker je snimio jednu zezanciju, u kojoj je kao pravi srednjoškolac imitirao tadašnje velike zvijezde Fatsa Domina, Frankia Avalona i sastav The Chipmunkse, ali tako kao da oni pjevaju popularnu dječju pjesmicu Mary Had a Little Lamb.