Land of 1000 Dances: All Twistin Edition / Various [Import]
(United Kingdom - Import)
2009 compilation dedicated to the Twist, the '60s dance craze that got the whole world out of their armchairs and gyrating across the floor. Ace has devoted a whole CD in it's Land of 1000 Dances series to the unique phenomenon that was and forever will be the Twist. Though Chubby Checker's hit song that started it all is NOT included, there are some delightful twistin' tracks here that are just as memorable, including Joey Dee & the Starlighters' classic 'Peppermint Twist'. 24 tracks including cuts from Hank Ballard, Linda Hopkins, Petula Clark, the Isley Brothers, the Marvelettes, Bill Haley and many others.