Yet on the first episode of Top of the Pops in which it charted, the DJ Hype remix was played over the top 10 countdown, including the offending lyric of "Change my pitch up, smack my bitch up. ITV Chart Show refused to display the name of the song when the video was played during one of their episodes. Howlett chose the DJ Hype remix to be released on the single. The song was voted by Mixmag readers as the third greatest dance track of all time. Retrieved from " https: This page was last edited on 22 Octoberat The song reached the top 15 in several countries, for example CanadaNew ZealandNorway and Sweden.
The song caused considerable controversy because of its suggestive title and explicit music video, which depicted scenes of drunken and drug-fuelled sexual excess and violence.
Smack My Bitch Up
The Jonny L remix was released through a free CD that came along with the January issue of Muzik magazine inwhile the Slacker remix was never officially released, although it surfaced on a rare and limited set of white labels. Irish Recorded Music Association. Retrieved 26 August On the chart rundownother tracks from the single release were played, and the title "Smack My Bitch Up" was not mentioned. The Dirtchamber Sessions Volume One.