Chubby Checker hosts this collection of dance hits of the 1950s and '60s. Included: "Rock Around the Clock" (Bill Haley and His Comets); "Tutti Frutti" (Little Richard); "Great Balls of Fire" (Jerry Lee Lewis); "Blueberry Hill" (Fats Domino); "Splish Splash" (Bobby Darin); "Rockin' Robin" (Bobby Day); "At the Hop" (Danny and the Juniors); "The Twist" and "Let's Twist Again" (Checker); "Do You Love Me" (The Contours); "Land of 1000 Dances" (Wilson Pickett); and "Respect" (Aretha Franklin).
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