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Singer, Actor

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...Wikipedia

Age: 73
Born: 3rd October, 1941, Spring Gulley, South Carolina, USA
Height: Height Unknown
Nationality: American
Claim to Fame: Single "Pony Time"

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Had first charted hit with The Class" (1959) which is noted for his impersonations of Fabian Forte and Fat Domino.


Rumor always had it that Chubby was a Philly chicken-plucker before he made it big with The Twist.


I compare the Twist to the electric light, The Twist is me, and I`m it. I`m the electric light.


My outlet is my music, and it`s been this way since I was 4 years old.

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