1. R&B Singer/Songwriter Hank Ballard Dies

    March 03, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Hank Ballard, the singer/songwriter whose hit "The Twist" ushered a nationwide dance craze in the 1960s, has died. Ballard, who was suffering from throat cancer, died yesterday (March 2) at his home, Hank Ballard, the singer/songwriter who ...