Chubby Checker continued to be a superstar in Europe with television and records. The story of the song and dance that changed the world. Over the years Chubby has become the darling to advertisers with Nabisco, Hershey, Hyundai, Tropicana and even BVD soliciting his promotional services. You will have the time of your life! He was also honored by Settlement Music School as part of the school's centennial celebration and named to the Settlement , a list of notable people connected to the school. Chubby Checker may be available for your next special event! Navigation Main page Contents Featured content Current events Random article Donate to Wikipedia Wikipedia store.
I was on my way to becoming a big nightclub performer, and "The Twist" just wiped it out Barrie and Jenkins Ltd. The story of the song and dance that changed the world. On 12 December , by then a millionaire at 22 years old, proposed marriage to Catharina Lodders , a year-old Dutch model and Miss World from Haarlem, the Netherlands. Archived from the original on June 2, Retrieved 9 December He later appeared as himself in the Quantum Leap episode entitled "Good Morning, Peoria" where he walks into a radio station in hoping to have his demo record played on the air.
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Archived from the original on Chubby performed as well as appeared as a version of himself in Twist Around the Clock and Don't Knock the Twist In , Chubby Checker's "The Twist" was named the biggest chart hit of all time by Billboard magazine. Views Read Edit View history.
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Description: This page was last edited on 22 December , at Retrieved 12 August July Learn how and when to remove this template message. Seymour Stein, president of the Rock Hall's New York chapter and member of the nomination committee, claimed "I think that Chubby is someone who will be considered. For decades, almost all compilations of Checker's hits consisted of re-recordings.