Passaic Rocker Who Made "Twist" Famous To Be Honored

Sep 18, 2010 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: North Jersey Media Group

Nearly 50 years ago, Joey Dee leaned into a microphone in a cramped New York City nightclub and sang the words that have taken him "round and round and up and down" from the city of Passaic ever since: "Well, they've got a new dance and it goes like this...." Yeah, the name of the dance is the Peppermint Twist.

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Rush Limbaugh

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15 minutes of fame for over rated Frankie Valli clones.
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I agree
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I love that song
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Who's that?
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Chubby checker of coarse

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