July 31, 1963 in Bromley
London, England, United Kingdom
Fatboy Slim (real name Norman Cook) is a DJ and musician born on July 31, 1963 in Kent, England. He gained fame in the 1980s indie rock scene as the bassist for The Housemartins. From there, Cook worked with various other acts before going solo as Fatboy Slim in the 1990s. His released the solo album, Better Living Through Chemistry, in 1996. His next album, You’ve Come a Long Way, Baby, included Cook’s first UK number one hit as a solo artist, “Praise You,” as well as the smash success “The Rockafeller Skank.” His innovative music videos have also won praise and awards.
Thoughts on Songs with Fatboy Slim
3 years ago
How much I dare myself to approach this with a basic stable mental state and get a meaning out of it.... Not happening. There are some songs, in specific genres, that need to lyrics with a deep meaning, they just need to be nihilistic cues that punches the crap out of every questionmark they may raise, in the same time.