"Peppermint Twist" is a song written by Joey Dee and Henry Glover, recorded and released by Joey Dee and the Starliters in 1961. Capitalizing on the Twist dance craze and the nightclub in which Dee performed ("The Peppermint Lounge"), … see full wiki
#10 hit single by Chuck Berry in 1964
#1 (2 weeks) hit single by Ray Charles in 1961.
#1 (3 weeks) hit single by The Doors in 1967.
#4 hit single by Neil Diamond in 1969