Crazy Town // Butterfly

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Postby JimJim » Sat Mar 26, 2016 1:14 am

15 years ago today the #1 in the USA was Crazy Town with 'Butterfly'.

The track was the third single from their debut album 'The Gift of the Game' and proved an international breakthrough hit. The track would reach the #1 spot in the USA, Austria, Germany, Norway & Switzerland, whilst reaching the top five in Australia, the UK, Finland and New Zealand.

The track sampled the 1989 Red Hot Chili Pepper's track 'Pretty Little Ditty' with that oh-so memorable guitar riff throughout. Whilst the music video featured the band in a forest, with a tattooed topless Epic Mazur at the forefront.

As 'Butterfly' became their only international hit, Crazy Town live on as one of the most popular one-hit wonders of the noughties.
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Postby GetBack » Sat Mar 26, 2016 1:31 am

I used to love this song, no matter how cheesy it sounded even at the time! :lol: :lol:

This was so huge in 2001!
Where there is a flame
Someone's bound to get burned
But just because it burns
Doesn't mean you're gonna die
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Postby heppolo » Wed Jul 20, 2016 9:36 am

Their other stuff is just poor-man's Limp Bizkit so
Waffles are checked cookies
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Postby ludichris » Wed Jul 20, 2016 3:05 pm

I heard this while out a few months ago and lost my mind in public wildly and animatedly singing the chorus. Maybe it's the guitar riff or the one listen chorus or the fact the rapped verses are actually so on point but this is a near perfect song. Hurt You So Bad was good too.
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Postby Goldmoney » Sat Nov 04, 2017 3:43 am

The only frat-influenced rap song I can tolerate.
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Postby Erotica » Sat Nov 04, 2017 8:56 am

Love the song 8-)
I am not trying to seduce you... Would you like me to seduce you? Is that what you're trying to tell me?
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