Chubby Checker 'twists' away in the Bronx

Checker performed a special concert at Loreto Park to celebrate more than 50 years of 'The Twist.'

Checker performed a special concert at Loreto Park to celebrate more than 50 years of 'The Twist.' (8/27/15)

THE BRONX - Chubby Checker, the man made famous for 'The Twist,' performed a special concert at Loreto Park last night.

Those in attendance were more than excited to twist along with the man who invented the move more than 50 years ago.

Checker is celebrating the anniversary of 'The Twist' by touring the country.

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