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Chubby Checker uses Hall of Fame ceremonies to boost himself

NEW YORK -- Chubby Checker, whose song "The Twist" was one of the most popular dance records...them point to the song's enduring popularity. He also markets "Chubby Checker's Beef Jerky" with flavors like "Sugar Twist Teriyaki...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/16/mus_408929.shtml
Music
South Carolina town cancels music festivals

...festivals that supplied residents with an annual dose of Chubby Checker and a variety of the Lowcountry's best gospel groups...usually features native and rock 'n' roll legend Chubby Checker. Best known for his 1960 No. 1 hit The Twist, which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/27/met_340854.shtml
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Ramblin' Rhodes: Christmas memories special

...it probably does to you, but it also means having Chubby Checker for dinner and driving Tex Ritter to see St. Nick...Augusta. It so happened that rock 'n' roll legend Chubby Checker was in town that week at the Kittens' Korner nightclub...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/12/22/app_303033.shtml
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Country music has interesting history with Grammys

...native Ernest Evans.You probably know him better as Chubby Checker. He won the first Best Rock & Roll Recording Grammy...to win multiple Grammys in the same year; and also Chubby Checker, the first to win a rock music Grammy.I've seen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2011-02-09/country-music-has-int
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Across South Carolina

...Special Needs had expressed concerns about Babcock's size. Dance contest gets aid from 'Twist' king MYRTLE BEACH - Chubby Checker was on hand Saturday to help hundreds of dancers attempt to set a world record to The Twist. Mr. Checker, now known...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/12/met_411880.shtml
Metro
In the know

...672-2754 or go online at oscarmayer.com for all entry materials and official rules. TODAY'S BIRTHDAYS: Singer Chubby Checker is 61. Singer-guitarist Lindsey Buckingham of Fleetwood Mac is 53. Blues singer Keb' Mo' is 51. Actor Jack...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/10/03/liv_356206.shtml
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...Lorenzo appeared to the delight of most of the women in the audience. The party really got started, however, when Chubby Checker took the stage. He launched into his trademark 1962 tune, The Twist, which got the audience on its feet. He followed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/04/met_452108.shtml
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Duke duo came from boxing and rock 'n' roll families

...against Mike Tyson. Tillis lost the 10-round decision. Bass is the daughter of '60s rock 'n' roll recording star Chubby Checker. The 6-3 Bass said her father knows very little about basketball, but talks to her almost daily during the NCAA...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/31/nca_474815.shtml
College basketball
Microsoft makes a big bet on Tablet PC

...is spending $70 million on marketing, including a lavish launch event in New York including a concert featuring Chubby Checker and The Shirelles. All the tablets weigh about 3 pounds and are about the size and shape of a standard ultralight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/11/07/tec_357145.shtml
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Concert calendar

...Thursday, Atlanta's Tabernacle. LOOKING AHEAD IN LIKE FLYNN: Friday, Feb. 8, Smith's Olde Bar, Atlanta. CHUBBY CHECKER AND THE WILDCATS: Saturday, Feb. 9, Georgia Dome, Atlanta. WYNTON MARSALIS AND THE LINCOLN CENTER JAZZ ORCHESTRA...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/01/app_330689.shtml
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