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There are multiple bands named The Silhouettes:

#1 - The Silhouettes were an American doo wop group whose single "Get A Job" was a number 1 hit on the Billboard R&B singles chart and pop singles chart in 1958.
The Silhouettes were formed in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1956, at first using the name The Thunderbirds. Their classic hit "Get A Job" - originally the B-side to "I Am Lonely" - was issued by their manager Kae…

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  • yip yip yip yip yip yip mum mum mum mum get a job [2] -- THE BEST PART OF THE SONG!
  • cool 50's tune
  • Talented group of guys, especially singing "Get A Job". Fond memories of the 'baby boomer' generation of the 50s & 60s. God bless~!
  • Well this is a fine pickle.
  • yip yip yip yip yip yip mum mum mum mum get a job
  • The Silhouettes were also a late 60s close harmony/ jazz/psychedelia tinged vocal combo vaguely reminiscent of the fith dimension or The Free Design (only vaguely mind), at least according to the album I'm looking at now Conversations With The Silhouettes (1969). I've nothing against doo-wop per se, but the other genre is more my thing man!
  • I said, This isn't Sha Na Na, come on Mom, I'm not Bowzer, Mom, please put back the bell-bottom Brady Bunch trousers...

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