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About Chubby Checker
Ernest Evans, who’s known by the stage name Chubby Checker, became an established figure in the music industry after releasing his 1960 version of the song entitled "The Twist" which was originally recorded by Hank Ballard & The Midnighters. He also became popular for his eye-catching dance moves like the Pony, and twist dance. Some of his renowned songs are titled:
- "Pony Time" (1961)
- "Jingle Bell Rock" (1961)
- "Let's Twist Again" (1961)
- Raymond Evans (father)
- Eartle Evans (mother)
He has two siblings
- Catharina Lodders (married in 1964)
- Bianca Johanna Evans
- Mistie Bass
- Shan Egan
Checker developed the love for music when he was a student at Settlement Music School.
- Sandy Hosey Lifetime Achievement Award (2013)
In 2008, Billboard named his song, "The Twist", as the leading chart hit in its history.
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Famous quotes by Chubby Checker
God's got something for me. I have faith it'll be OK.Chubby Checker
Homey don't quit. What else are you gonna do? It's like those guys in the cartoon they get up in the morning, check the clock and fight all day and after it's over they check the clock and go home. That's how it goes.Chubby Checker
What turns me on is to walk into a sold-out venue. The audiences are so much the same as they were in the '60s. It's just an amazing thing. I can't explain it, but I hope it never stops.Chubby Checker
Chubby Checker's Popularity
Chubby Checker is a famous American singer-songwriter, who was born on October 3, 1941. As a person born on this date, Chubby Checker is listed in our database as the 29th most popular celebrity for the day (October 3) and the 43rd most popular for the year (1941).
People born on October 3 fall under the Zodiac sign of Libra, the Scales. Chubby Checker is the 986th most popular Libra.
Aside from information specific to Chubby Checker's birthday, Chubby Checker is the 6674th most famous American.
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