Let’s Twist Again was released 50 years ago this month! It was written by Kal Mann and Dave Appell, and released as a single recorded by Chubby Checker, one of the biggest hit singles of 1961 reaching #2 in the UK charts and #8 in the U.S. charts. It refers to the Twist dance craze and his 1960 single “The Twist” a UK and US #1 single. The song received the 1961 Grammy Award for Best Rock ‘n Roll Recording.
Published by Shari Grenier
As the daughter of a Royal Canadian Air Force Corporal I travelled extensively as a young girl and lived in Canada’s most beautiful cities, including Halifax, Ottawa, Vancouver, Montreal, and Toronto. As a teenager, I discovered a love of the fine arts and went on to graduate from the New York School of Interior Design. I also hold a BA in Religious Studies from the University of Waterloo. My business interests include staging, wedding planning, and home organizing. I am a wife, mother and grandmother, and enjoy my hobbies of genealogy, writing, and history, especially French history. I am passionate about the city of Paris. View all posts by Shari Grenier