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. It was his boss at the Produce Market, Tony A. Eartle Evans,  and two brothers. In both films he provided advice and crucial breaks for the protagonist. Checker's "Twist", however, was a nationwide smash, aided by his many appearances on Dick Clark's American Bandstand , the Top 10 American Bandstand ranking of the song, and the teenagers on the show who enjoyed dancing the Twist. Chubby Checker continued to be a superstar in Europe with television and records. Checker introduced his version of "The Twist" at the age of 18 in July in Wildwood, New Jersey at the Rainbow Club, "The Twist" went on to become the only single to top the Billboard Hot twice, in two separate chart runs.
Bing Crosby 's " White Christmas " had done so on Billboard's earlier chart. Eartle Evans,  and two brothers. For decades, almost all compilations of Checker's hits consisted of re-recordings. It was Checker's last chart appearance until when he hit No. The show's main character, Dr. It was his boss at the Produce Market, Tony A.
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For decades, almost all compilations of Checker's hits consisted of re-recordings. The single also made the top 30 on the Adult Contemporary chart. The song was so ubiquitous that Checker felt that his critics thought that he could only succeed with dance records typecasting him as a dance artist. He would entertain his classmates by performing vocal impressions of popular entertainers of the day, such as Jerry Lee Lewis , Elvis Presley and Fats Domino.
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Description: In , he appeared as himself performing alongside the Purple People Eater in the fantasy film of the same name. He spent much of the rest of the s touring and recording in Europe. 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. Checker was the host of the AMG Heritage Awards and was given the honor during the television broadcast.