|Song by Chubby Checker|
|from the album Twist With Chubby Checker|
|Genre||Rock and roll|
|Label||Parkway Records 811|
|"The Twist" at YouTube|
"The Twist" was a song written by Hank Ballard. Ballard's version of the song was not a hit, but a cover version by Chubby Checker became an international hit and made the dance very popular.
Checker followed with "Let's Twist Again", which was another huge hit.
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