The single received a boost in popularity when The Chemical Brothers incorporated it into their live shows.Subsequently the British duo's song "Life Is Sweet" was remixed by Daft Punk for a single release in August 1995.
"Da Funk" was initially released as a 12 inch single in 1995 under the Soma Quality Recordings label, with the B-side "Rollin' & Scratchin'".
The pressing was limited to 2,000 copies and was "virtually ignored" according to a Muzik magazine feature at the time.
'We added our own love lock to your chain and superglued both key holes.
The Love Cross belongs to the street now, so thank you!
The group of more than ten made the occasion a joyous one, enjoying tipples of champagne as they took their paints to the wood, eventually renaming it 'The Love Cross.'They took turns painting bright shades of green, blue, red, orange and pink along the edges of the wood, even painting the word 'love' on the ends of the planks.
The painting took about two hours in total, but by the end, the structure had gone from ominous to pleasantly eye-catching.I wasn't anything that showed the world I was something special, but I had this tremendous hope all the time. I was a happy child, because I had this feeling that I was going to go beyond my body physical... I found Modigliani, I discovered Picasso's blue period, and I thought, 'Look at this, these are great masters, and the women are all built like I am.' I started ripping pictures out of the books and taking them home to pose in front of the mirror.”Born on December 30, 1946, in Chicago, Illinois, Patti Smith is a singer, writer and artist who became a highly influential figure in the New York City punk rock scene.After working on a factory assembly line, she began performing spoken word and later formed the Patti Smith Group (1974-79).In 2011, the song was featured in the video games Top Spin 4 and Ubisoft's Just Dance 3.In an interview with Fredrik Strage for Swedish magazine Pop #23, Bangalter revealed that "Da Funk" was made after listening to United States west coast G-funk for weeks: "It was around the time Warren G's "Regulate" was released and we wanted to make some sort of gangsta-rap and tried to murk our sounds as much as possible. We've heard that the drums sounds like Queen and The Clash, the melody is reminiscent of Giorgio Moroder, and the synthesizers sound like electro and thousand of other comparisons.The Fort Landscape’s high ground and expansive views made it an important strategic outlook while its rocky, swampy terrain made it difficult to infiltrate.