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Twistin' the Night Away - 50 Great Recordings Dedicated to the Most Popular Dance of the Century 1959 - 1962

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Format:
Compact Disc (Audio)
No of Discs:
2
Availability:
Available
Release Date:
26-08-2013
Barcode:
604988024128
Packaging:
Brilliant Case (Jewel Case size, Holds 2 CDs)
Catalog Number:
JASCD241
Twistin' the Night Away - 50 Great Recordings Dedicated to the Most Popular Dance of the Century 1959 - 1962
Twistin' the Night Away - 50 Great Recordings Dedicated to the Most Popular Dance of the Century 1959 - 1962

Description

When Hank Ballard and The Midnighters recorded their song, "The Twist" they would have had no idea what they were about to start. For what was about to happen would change dancehalls across the known world forever, welcome ladies and gentleman to the dance phenomenon, The Twist!

Here we have 50 tracks inspired by the craze that was sweeping the nation like a teenage jigging plague and includes all the major classics such as, "Let's Twist Again", and "Twistin' the Night Away".

Features, as you expect all the usual suspects: Chubby Checker, Sam Cooke, The Isley Brothers and the not so obvious, Frank Sinatra!

So come on, roll back the carpet it's twisting time!

Tracks

  1. Name
  2. The Twist - Hank Ballard And The Midnighters
  3. Twistin' The Night Away - Sam Cooke
  4. Peppermint Twist Part One- Joey Dee And The Starliters
  5. Peppermint Twist Part Two- Joey Dee And The Starliters
  6. The Twist - Chubby Checker
  7. Let's Twist Again - Chubby Checker
  8. Dear Lady Twist - Gary Us Bonds
  9. Twist And Shout - The Topnotes
  10. Spanish Twist - Bill Haley & His Comets
  11. Meet Me At The Twistin' Place - Johnny Morrisete
  12. Slow Twistin - Chubby Checker And Dee Dee Sharp
  13. Twist Twist Senora - Gary Us Bonds
  14. Soul Twist - King Curtis & His Noble Knights
  15. A Kissin' And A Twistin' - Fabian
  16. Hey Let's Twist - Joey Dee And The Starliters
  17. Twistin' Matilda (And The Channel) - Jimmy Soul
  18. Twist Around The Clock - Clay Cole
  19. Twistin' Fever - The Marcels
  20. Twist Her - Bill Black's Combo
  21. Twist And Shout - The Isley Brothers
  22. Bristol Twistin' Annie - The Dovells
  23. Wobble Twist- King Curtis & His Noble Knights
  24. Twistin' Postman - The Marvellettes
  25. Scratch 'N' Twist - Wild Jimmy Spruill
  26. It's Twistin' Time - Hank Ballard
  27. Teach Me To Twist - Chubby Checker And Bobby Rydell
  28. Good Twistin' Tonight - Hank Ballard
  29. Merry Twistmas-The Marcels
  30. Xmas Twist - The Twistin' Kings
  31. Whitehouse Twist - The Twistin' Kings
  32. Twist On Little Girl - Jimmy Clanton
  33. Twistin' Usa - Danny And The Juniors
  34. Twistin' With Linda - The Isley Brothers
  35. Peppermint Twist - Danny Peppermint & The Jumpin' Jacks
  36. Twistin' All Night Long - Danny And The Juniors/Freddie Cannon
  37. Twist Chango - Machito
  38. Everybody's Twistin' - Frank Sinatra
  39. Basie Twist - Count Basie And His Orchestra
  40. The Twister - Bo Diddley
  41. Muddy Water's Twist - Muddy Waters With Earl Hooker's Orchestra
  42. Jam Up Twist - Tommy Ridgley
  43. New Orleans Twist - Blazer Boy
  44. Twistin' Out In Space - Robert Parker
  45. Twisting Time - King Curtis & His Noble Knights
  46. The Italian Twist - The Unique Echoes
  47. Twist And Freeze - Billy Huhn & The Catalinas
  48. Medley - Danny And The Juniors
  49. The Twist - The Olympics
  50. The Alvin Twist - The Chipmunks
  51. Joey Dee Teaches You How To Do The Peppermint Twist
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