Twist (dance) facts for kids
|Single by Chubby Checker|
|from the album Twist With Chubby Checker|
|Genre||Rock and roll|
|Label||Parkway Records 811|
The Twist was a popular dance in the early 1960s. It was made famous by a song of the same title, written by Hank Ballard. Ballard's version of the song was not a hit, but a cover version by Chubby Checker became an international hit, and sparked off a craze for the dance.
Checker followed with Let's Twist Again, which was another huge hit.
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