Jackson, Blair
March 2007
Mix;Mar2007, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p116
The article presents information about the song entitled "The Twist." The song was written by and originally recorded by Hank Ballard in 1959 as the B-side to a rather ballad called "Teardrops on Your Letter." Ballard started as a singer in his native Detroit, Michigan during the early 50's. His first exposure came as a member of a group called "The Royals."


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