Place:Twist, Cross, Arkansas, United States


Coordinates35.367°N 90.5°W
Located inCross, Arkansas, United States
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Twist is an unincorporated community in Cross County, Arkansas, USA. Twist has been noted for its unusual place name.

Twist was mentioned in the B.B. King song "Lucille" as the location of a club where he once played. It was at this club in Twist where a woman named Lucille started a fight which set the place on fire. Because of this incident, King named his famous guitar Lucille.

Blues musician Little Mack Simmons (1933-2000) was born in Twist.

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