"(Marie's the Name) His Latest Flame" is a song recorded in a hit version by Elvis Presley and published by Elvis Presley Music in 1961. It was written by Doc Pomus and Mort Shuman and originally recorded by Del Shannon on the album Runaway With Del Shannon, which was released in June 1961.
I like "The Twist" by Chubby, but I really love his big hit that he won the 1961 Grammy for (Best Rock & Roll Recording), "Let's Twist Again." Absolute fun! Hey, being a fan, I heard that a few years ago the Abkco Records Co. finally released hit compilations of the old Cameo/Parkway Records stars.
So its luck-bringing properties are a kind of play on words. The number 8, with its two graceful curves, is also a balanced number. Balance and harmony are vital ingredients for a lucky life. If the number 7 doesn't catch your fancy as a lucky charm, then perhaps the number 8 would fit your style better.
"Rock-A-Hula Baby ("Twist" Special)" is a song performed by Elvis Presley for the 1961 movie Blue Hawaii. Written by Ben Weisman, Fred Wise, and Dolores Fuller, it is a genre mix of Hawaiian folk and rock and roll. It was the first song published by Fuller, who would eventually co-write a dozen songs for Presley.