Chubby Checker

Chubby Checker and Jon Bon Jovi attend Songwriters Hall of Fame 45th Annual Induction And Awards at Marriott Marquis Theater on June 12, 2014 in New York City

Chubby Checker  American Singer


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Chubby Checker was previously married to Catherina Lodders (1964).


Chubby Checker is a 75 year old American Singer. Born Ernest Evans on 3rd October, 1941 in Spring Gulley, South Carolina, USA, he is famous for Single "Pony Time", The Twist in a career that spans 1959–present. His zodiac sign is Libra.

Chubby Checker is a member of the following lists: Singers from Pennsylvania, Grammy Award-winning artists and African-American rock musicians.


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First Name Chubby
Last Name Checker
Full Name at Birth Ernest Evans
Alternative Name Chubby Checker, Checker
Age 75 years
Birthday 3rd October, 1941
Birthplace Spring Gulley, South Carolina, USA
Build Large
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Multiracial
Nationality American
Occupation Text Singer, Actor
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame Single "Pony Time", The Twist
Music Genre (Text) Rock and roll, Rhythm and blues
Music Genre R&B
Year(s) Active 1959–present
Music Style Early R&B, Pop/Rock, Rock & Roll
Music Mood Innocent, Party/Celebratory, Carefree, Exuberant, Amiable/Good-Natured, Cheerful, Silly, Happy, Confident, Joyous, Rousing, Rollicking, Playful, Gleeful, Fun
Instrument Vocals
Instrument (text) Vocals
Record Label Parkway, McA
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Chubby Checker (born Ernest Evans, October 3, 1941) is an American singer-songwriter. He is widely known for popularizing the twist dance style, with his 1960 hit cover of Hank Ballard's R&B hit "The Twist". In September 2008 "The Twist" topped Billboard's list of the most popular singles to have appeared in the Hot 100 since its debut in 1958, an honor it maintained for an August 2013 update of the list. He also popularized the Limbo Rock and its trademark limbo dance, as well as various dance styles such as the fly.

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Chubby Checker75 LibraSinger
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