Chubby Checker

Chubby Checker Brief Biography

Chubby Checker (born Ernest Evans, October 3, 1941) is an American singer-songwriter. He is widely known for popularizing the twist dance style, with his 1960 hit cover of Hank Ballard's R&B hit "The Twist". In September 2008 "The Twist" topped Billboard's list of the most popular singles to have appeared in the Hot 100 since its debut in 1958, an honor it maintained for an August 2013 update of the list. He also popularized the Limbo Rock and its trademark limbo dance, as well as various dance styles such as the fly.

Chubby Checker News

• The Almanac for Oct. 3, the 277th day of 2016
• Chubby Checker suing HP over penis-estimating app
• Chubby Checker leads 'Twist' record try

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