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Lou Reed | ‘Walk on the Wild Side’ 

Produced by David Bowie, the lyrics, describing a series of individuals and their journeys to New York City, refer to several of the regular “superstars" at Andy Warhol’s New York studio, The Factory;  namely Holly WoodlawnCandy DarlingJoe DallesandroJackie Curtis and Joe Campbell (referred to in the song by his nickname Sugar Plum Fairy).