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"Black slacks, Black slacks, Black slacks

Black slacks, Black slacks

Take it cool, daddy-o

When I put 'em on, I'm a-rarin' to go"

/Simon and Garfunkel -old friends disk 3

I was wondering if there was a conection between this and two 50's songs:

Black Denim Tousers / The Cheers

Daddy-O / Bonnie Lou

Thank you!

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Black Slacks (1957)

made One Hit Wonders of rockabilly artists Joe Bennett and the Sparkletones.

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Black denim trousers or "black slacks" ('pegged fourteen' of course) were in fashion among rock 'n' rollers in the late 50s.

"Daddy-O" was a term of fellowship.

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