"Right Here, Right Now
" is a 1999 single by Fatboy Slim
. The song reached #2 in the United Kingdom
. It was released on the studio album You've Come a Long Way, Baby
and the compilation album The Greatest Hits - Why Try Harder
The basic string melody of the song was sampled from the James Gang
song, "Ashes, The Rain & I".The lyrics "right here, right now" are a sample of Angela Bassett
's voice from the film Strange Days
at the 1:39:08 mark.
<small>(SKINT 46)</small> and CD
- "Right Here, Right Now"
- "Don't Forget Your Teeth"
- "Praise You" (original version)
The music video
, created by Hammer & Tongs
, of the single shows a depiction of the process of evolution
condensed into three and a half minutes. The beginning of the music video is set "350 billion Years Ago", and starts with a single cell organism in the ocean evolving into a jellyfish
, a pufferfish
and then a predatory fish
. It manages to eat a smaller fish before leaping up onto dry land. With a dinosaur visible in the background and an insect in front, it stays still for a few seconds before setting off and eating the insect.
The land-fish evolves into a small alligator
as it enters a forest. It sees a tall tree, which it climbs up. Its hands are visibly evolving until it arrives at the top as a chimp
. It jumps from the tree into an icy... Read More