KUNG FU FIGHTING
This page is for the BUS STOP cover of KUNG FU FIGHTING. For the original song by Carl Douglas, please see KUNG FU FIGHTING (Carl Douglas).
KUNG FU FIGHTING
Artist: BUS STOP ft CARL DOUGLAS
Composition: Carl Douglas, Biddu Appaiah
Lyrics: Carl Douglas, Biddu Appaiah, Bugatti, Frank Musker
Vocals: Carl Douglas, Sue Quin
Rap: Darren Sampson
Guitar: Karl Adie
Producer: Hall and Turner
Engineered by: Nobby
Album: BUS☆STOP featuring CARL DOUGLAS - KUNG FU FIGHTING (1998)
First Music Game Appearance: DanceDanceRevolution
Other Music Game Appearances: None.
Ya'll ready? Yeah Let's Go Now here it is One to make you move Something with a funky Kung Fu groove Something that'll make you shout Make you play to the crowd And make you wanna turn it out (yeah) So homey's gather round (right round) I'll pick you up and take you on Go pound for pound Coz I'm the only man'll please ya I gotta little something that'll tease ya So throw those hands up high (come on) Shake your body Move from side to side (that's right) Coz we've just begun Party people in the place Yeah we're having fun Oh yeah I'm gonna be a big star I'm gonna lay it on and go Woo-hah Coz when the mood gets excited (come on) When everybody's Kung Fu Fighting Everybody was Kung Fu Fighting Those kids were fast as lightning In fact it was a little bit frightening But they fought with expert timing (Sing it girl) Sexy Kung Fu fighter Let me take you higher Kung Fu fighters everywhere Throw those hands in the air The time has come to turn it out Everybody let me hear you shout One two, do the Kung Fu (One two, do the Kung Fu) Say three four, on the dancefloor (three four, on the dancefloor)
Song Connections / Remixes
- KUNG FU FIGHTING is a cover of the 1974 disco hit song by Carl Douglas of the same name.
- A short edit of the original version of KUNG FU FIGHTING appears in Dancing Stage Max.
- A remix of BUS STOP's cover of KUNG FU FIGHTING, titled KUNG FU FIGHTING (MIAMI BOOTY MIX), appears in DanceDanceRevolution Solo BASS MIX.
- This song has different backgrounds, banners, jackets, or other related images. For more information, please see this page.
- From DanceDanceRevolution through 4thMIX PLUS, KUNG FU FIGHTING was labeled under the 1998 Dancemania EXTRA album.
- It's also under that label on the 2ndMIX MODE side of DanceDanceRevolution X3 VS 2ndMIX.
- The original DanceDanceRevolution and its Internet Ranking Version incorrectly show Dancemania 11 as KUNG FU FIGHTING's Dancemania origin album. This was fixed in DanceDanceRevolution 2ndMIX.
- Carl Douglas, the original singer of KUNG FU FIGHTING, appears in BUS STOP's cover in the chorus.
- He also cameos in the song's official music video.
- KUNG FU FIGHTING has different Single BASIC charts between NORMAL and HARD modes in DanceDanceRevolution and DanceDanceRevolution CS.
- The HARD mode chart was retained in later releases.
- KUNG FU FIGHTING received brand-new Single MANIAC and Double ANOTHER charts in DanceDanceRevolution Internet Ranking Version.
- KUNG FU FIGHTING received BEGINNER and Double MANIAC charts in Dancing Stage EuroMIX.
- Graphical and chart data for KUNG FU FIGHTING can be found unused in DanceDanceRevolution USA.
- KUNG FU FIGHTING's 6-Panel charts are heavily based on KUNG FU FIGHTING (MIAMI BOOTY MIX)'s 6-Panel charts.
- KUNG FU FIGHTING received brand-new CHALLENGE charts in DanceDanceRevolution X3 VS 2ndMIX.
- Before DanceDanceRevolution X3 VS 2ndMIX, KUNG FU FIGHTING's artist was shown as BUS STOP featuring CARL DOUGLAS.
- In DanceDanceRevolution X3 VS 2ndMIX's 2ndMIX MODE, KUNG FU FIGHTING's banner misspelled the artist name as BUS STOP CARL DOLGLAS.
- In DanceDanceRevolution X3 VS 2ndMIX's PRO MODE, KUNG FU FIGHTING displays its 2ndMIX MODE animations in the background of the MOVIE stage's white variant instead of fullscreen.
- KUNG FU FIGHTING received a new jacket in DanceDanceRevolution (2013), based on its old background instead of its CD image.
- It received a slightly modified version of this jacket in DanceDanceRevolution A.
- Also, in DanceDanceRevolution (2013), it lost its 2ndMIX MODE animations, causing it to use the DANCING RAYS stage instead.
- KUNG FU FIGHTING was the only Dancemania license from the original 1998 DanceDanceRevolution game revived in DanceDanceRevolution X3 VS 2ndMIX that wasn't removed in DanceDanceRevolution (2013).
- KUNG FU FIGHTING has never been in a non-Japanese CS release of DanceDanceRevolution.
- KUNG FU FIGHTING was not included in the North American location test of DanceDanceRevolution (2014).
- KUNG FU FIGHTING was removed from DanceDanceRevolution A on May 30th, 2016.
Song Production Information
Difficulty & Notecounts
DanceDanceRevolution difficulty from the original game to 2ndMIX rated from 1 to 8, 2ndMIX CLUB through 5thMIX (and the Solo games) rated from 1 to 9, and 1 to 20 from DanceDanceRevolution X onwards. (Ratings and notecounts obtained from BEMANIWiki 2nd.)
|Notecounts / Freeze Arrows / Shock Arrows||77 / 0||96 / 0||118 / 0||150 / 0||249 / 12 / 0||113 / 0||136 / 0||161 / 0||211 / 19 / 0|
|DanceDanceRevolution Internet Ranking Ver.||-||3||3||5||-||4||5||-||-|
|DanceDanceRevolution 2ndMIX→3rdMIX PLUS||-||↓2||3||↓4||-||↓3||↓4||-||-|
|Dancing Stage EuroMIX||1||2||3||4||-||3||4||6||-|
|DanceDanceRevolution 4thMIX→4thMIX PLUS||-||2||3||4||-||3||4||6||-|
|DanceDanceRevolution USA (unused)||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||-||N/A||N/A||N/A||-|
|DanceDanceRevolution X3 VS 2ndMIX→A||2||4||5||6||10||5||6||7||10|
|DanceDanceRevolution CS JP||-||3||3||5||-||4||5||-||-|
|DanceDanceRevolution 2nd MIX Dreamcast Edition||-||2||3||5||-||4||5||-||-|
|DanceDanceRevolution BEST HITS||1||2||3||4||-||3||4||6||-|
Other charts not shown on the above table:
- Single NORMAL Basic chart: Level 2, total notes: 82 / 0.
|DanceDanceRevolution 4thMIX Solo→4thMIX PLUS Solo||3||5||7|