The other day the original Hairspray was on and some beatnik they encounter is mentioning how much she loves Odetta. I’ve never really watched Hairspray so it’s not very weird that I didn’t know that. But I love Odetta.
It was a little sign that it’s time to throw the Queen of American Folk onto my Friday Dance Party.
Oh. For curious readers, this song was used in the Southern Comfort commercial with the speedo man on the beach.