Chubby Checker Chubby Checker, the father of the “twist”, is coming to Fallsview Casino Resort this May. Chubby Checker will be performing at Fallsview Casino Resort for three shows only on May 5,6 and 7th.
Chubby Checker is a living legend that knows how to electrify the audience into dancing and singing along with all his great hits like, “The Twist", "Back In The U.S.S.R.", "Loddy Lo", "The Fly", "Pony Time", "Limbo Rock", "(Dance The) Mess Around" and "Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On".
He is the only artist to ever have 5 full albums out at once that all were on the top 12 list. Born Ernest Evans in October of 1941. Chubby adopted his stage name when asked by his then future wife what his name would be. He responded my friends call me “chubby” and she added as in “checker” a play on words that was relevant because of a popular pop artist of the time “Fats Domino” and the name stuck.
Recording Since 1959
He took to the stage and recording studio in 1959 and is still going strong today! He has been bringing joy to people around the world for a long time with his upbeat music that gets people up and dancing.
The 50th Anniversary of the Twist
Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Twist! With Chubby Checker.The Twist celebrates 50 years of being an American dance craze this year! Chubby Checker is one of the longest standing entertainers in the music industry and is still working people into a frenzy at his concerts. He is credited with being THE artist to get people out on the dance floor to “Twist” that had never danced in their life.
Chubby Checker is well known for putting on a great show and is sure to please the crowds at the Fallsview Casino Resort. Tickets will go on sale February 13th at noon and you will want to act fast to get the best seats.
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