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Chubby Checker

Chubby Checker

May 11th 2018 @ Effingham Performance Center

Effingham, IL
I Was There
About Chubby Checker
Genres:
60s, Rock, Decades
Hometown:
South Philadelphia, PA

Ernest Evans was born in Spring Gulley, South Carolina, but grew up in South Philadelphia, where he lived with his parents and two brothers. When he was a small boy, his ...
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Friday, May 11th, 2018
7:00 PM
Effingham Performance Center
1325 Outer Belt West, Effingham, IL 62401
9 RSVPs
Chubby Checker is the only artist to have a song hit #1 twice - "The Twist" - and the only artist to have 5 albums in the Top 12 all at once. "The Twist" was not only the #1 song, but it sparked a nationwide dance craze. Over the next few years, endless songs incorporating "The Twist" sprang up, such as "Peppermint Twist," "Twist and Shout" and "Twistin' the Night Away." Come be a part of this enduring sensation. SHOW SPONSOR: Margaret Patterson
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About Chubby Checker
Genres:
60s, Rock, Decades
Hometown:
South Philadelphia, PA

Ernest Evans was born in Spring Gulley, South Carolina, but grew up in South Philadelphia, where he lived with his parents and two brothers. When he was a small boy, his ...
Read More