Twist and Shout

Twist and Shout by Chaka Demus & Pliers was a UK number 1 hit on Saturday, January 8, 1994 spending 2 week(s) at the top of the UK charts. Jamaican reggae duo Chaka Demus & Pliers recorded "Twist and Shout" for their fourth album, Tease Me. It was released as a single in 1993 and topped the UK Singles Chart for two weeks. It was also a top-ten hit in Ireland (No. 9), Flanders (No. 7), the Netherlands (No. 6), Denmark (No. 4), and New Zealand (No. 2). In review for the Gavin Report, Dave Sholin commented, "Summertime—time to hit the beach and party! And what better for the occasion than this upbeat production that puts a new twist on the Isley Brothers' original and Beatles' cover?"

Twist and Shout FAQs

Who sang Twist and Shout?

Twist and Shout was performed by Chaka Demus & Pliers

What year did Twist and Shout get to the UK number 1 spot?

Twist and Shout first became a UK number 1 on Saturday, January 8, 1994

How long was Twist and Shout at number 1 in the UK?

Twist and Shout spent 2 week(s) at number 1 in the UK.