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The King Of The Twist

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Format:
Compact Disc (Audio)
No of Discs:
2
Availability:
Available
Release Date:
13-02-2012
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Barcode:
885150334287
Packaging:
Brilliant Case (Jewel Case size, Holds 2 CDs)
Catalog Number:
233428
The King Of The Twist
The King Of The Twist

Description

The American singer-songwriter Chubby Checker is widely known for popularizing the twist dance style, with his 1960 hit cover of the song The Twist. Chubby Checker, born Ernest Evans, started to play music with his first band at the age of 11. When he later worked as a poulterer on the market, he always sang while working. One day he was discovered by a music producer who offered him a record deal at the Cameo label. With the release of the single The Twist in 1960 ( a b-side from Hank Ballard & The Midnighters) Checkers Twist, however, was a nationwide smash. This 2 CD-Set The King Of Twist features the biggest hits of this legendary artist

Tracks

  1. Name
  2. The Class
  3. Schooldays, Oh Schooldays
  4. The Jet
  5. Ray Charles-Ton
  6. Samson And Delilah Twist
  7. The Twist
  8. Toot
  9. The Hucklebuck
  10. Whole Lotta Shakin´ Goin´ On
  11. Rock Around The Clock
  12. Ooh Poo Pah Doo - Shimmy
  13. C. C. Rider Stroll
  14. The Strand
  15. The Chicken
  16. The Madison
  17. Love Is Strange Calypso
  18. Dance With Me Henry
  19. Mexican Hat Twist
  20. The Slop
  21. The Pony
  22. Blueberry Hill
  23. Your Feet´s Too Big
  24. Hound Dog
  25. Twist Train
  26. Mister Twister
  27. Hold Tight
  28. Shake, Rattle And Roll
  29. But Girls!
  30. At The Hop
  31. Twistin´ USA
  32. The Hully Gully
  33. Pony Time
  34. The Watusi
  35. Oh Susannah
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