Good Life (Inner City song)
From The Art and Popular Culture Encyclopedia
"Good Life" is the title of a song by American house/techno group Inner City, featuring vocals by Paris Grey. The song was written and produced by Kevin Saunderson. It is often remembered for being played at dance clubs and on the radio.
In 1999, the song was rerecorded and remixed by producer Tommy Onyx and a Spanish language version was also released. The original single peaked at number 4 in the United Kingdom and the 1999 version hit number 10 in that country.
In popular culture
- In November 1996, the song was featured prominently in the opening scene of "Smack is Back", a third season episode of the FOX police drama television series New York Undercover.
- It was also featured in the films Slaves of New York (1989), Side Out (1990) and B*A*P*S (1997).
- It was programmed as a chiptune for the Game Boy Advance e-reader.
- Britney Spears sampled it on the song "Up 'n' Down", a bonus track on her 2011 album Femme Fatale.