Chubby Checker

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. [=Ernest Evans] b. 3 Oct 1941 (South Carolina).
Label: Columbia (EMI)
Producers: Kal Mann
Writers: Hank Ballard
DB 4503 The Twist 17 Sep 1960 49-xx-44 Pts: 11
    13 Jan 1962 14-14-14-17-16-18-24-34-41 Pts: 132
Writers: D. Covay/J. Berry
DB 4591 Pony Time 25 Mar 1961 35-40-31-27-36-42 Pts: 50
    Original: Goodtimers (1961)  
Musicians: Chubby Checker (vcls)
Producers: Kal Mann
Writers: Kal Mann/Dave Appell
DB 4691 Let's Twist Again 12 Aug 1961 49-44-37-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-50-29 Pts: 34
    sales: 250000  
    13 Jan 1962 16-11-2-2-4-3-3-3-7-5-5-13-13-15-19-18-28-27-40-44-33-40-50-43-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-46-xx-xx-49-50-50 Pts: 592
33SX 1315 Twist With Chubby Checker LP 13 Jan 1962 19-xx-20-13-16 Pts: 20
33SX 1341 For Twisters Only LP 17 Feb 1962 20-17-18 Pts: 14
SEG 8155 King Of Twist EP 10 Mar 1962 15-6-5-4-5-4-4-4-5-3-6-6-xx-17-7-8-6-7-7-11-10-7-6-8-6-7-7-8-11-8-9-11-8-8-9-10-7-8-7-9-8-7-10 Pts: 197
Musicians: Chubby Checker (vcls)
Writers: Kal Mann/Dave Appell
DB 4876 Dancin' Party 4 Aug 1962 42-26-20-19-22-22-24-27-30-38-33-34-44 Pts: 135
    Subject of a lawsuit settled out of court when Gary US Bonds sued for $100,000 for plagiarism claiming the tune was similar to "Quarter To Three".  
Label: Cameo Parkway
CPE 550 Dancing Party EP 26 Jan 1963 18-17 Pts: 6
Label: London
Musicians: Chubby Checker (vcls)
Producers: Kal Mann/Kal Mann
Writers: Kal Mann/Dave Appell
HL 10512 Let's Twist Again/The Twist 22 Nov 1975 42-14-9-6-5-4 Pts: 153
    Original: 'The Twist' - Hank Ballard (1958); "Lets Twist Again" - Chubby Checker (Apr 1962)  
    10 Jan 1976 6-17-32 Pts: 56

Fat Boys & Chubby Checker

Label: Polydor
Musicians: Darren Robinson (rap); Mark Morales (rap); Damon Wimbley (rap); Chubby Checker (vcls)
Producers: Albert Cabrera/Tony Martin
Writers: Hank Ballard
URB 20 The Twist (Yo, Twist) 11 Jun 1988 19-4-2-2-3-6-13-21-29-45-60 Pts: 298
    Original: Hank Ballard & The Midnighters  

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