You're all the things I've got to remember You're shying away, I'll be coming for you anyway Take on me Take on me Take me on Take on me I'll be gone In a day Take on me, take on me Take me on, take on me I'll be gone Take on me In a day Take me on. Take on me Take on me Take me on Take on me I'll be gone In a day or two So needless to say, I'm odds and ends But I'll be stumbling away Slowly learning that life is okay Say after me, It's no better to be safe than sorry Take on me Take on me Take me on Take on me I'll be gone In a day or two Oh, things that you say Is it a life or just to play my worries away? After a few meetings, Slater signed them with. It moves at a very quick of 168. Take me down where I wanna be Turn around, this man who lives inside of me Take me down and love me all night long Hold me close and make me strong Take me down, take me down tonight. It then cuts to a scene in a cafe, in which a young woman, played by Harket's girlfriend at the time , is seen drinking coffee and reading the comic book in a coffee shop. Take me down where I wanna be Turn around, this man who lives inside of me Take me down and love me all night long Hold me close and make me strong Take me down, take me down tonight.
Subscribe to the Rhino Channel! This version of the song is a slower tempo and features a piano and a single acoustic guitar accompanying the voice, without the synths and drums of the original. The proof-of-concept software makes do with virtual versions of A-ha's Morten Harket and the pipe-wielding thugs, but its effect is more convincing than you might think. The cover was released as part of the album. For those who never saw it, the original well, the good original music video:. The single was largely successful elsewhere, reaching the top of the for nine weeks, topping the singles charts in 36 countries, including Austria, Belgium, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Sweden, and Switzerland, and reaching the top three in France and number two in Ireland.
The hero punches one of the thugs and retreats with the woman into a maze of paper. A-ha then returned to Norway to earn some money. Who writes from the perspective of a millennial learning to navigate breakups, loves of all shapes and sizes, and coming to terms with her own growing maturity. Archived from on 7 November 2006. In July of 2005, the band performed in Berlin as part of the massive worldwide event Live8, and in November they released the album Analogue. The crew of the video were director , producer Simon Fields, cinematographer , editor Richard Simpson from Rushes Film Editing, and animators and Candace Reckinger. The single was released in the United States a month after the music video, and immediately appeared in the Billboard Hot 100.
The group re-recorded the song with the help of producer Alan Tarney, releasing the new version in 1985. Archived from on 11 October 2013. Archived from on 8 November 2014. The self-composed original version was produced by , and remixed by John Ratcliff. We'll even migrate your site at no charge. Check Out Our Favorite Playlists: Rhino Favorite 100 80s Hits Classic Rock Time and Again: The Ultimate a-ha, including the biggest hits + rare and unreleased remixes, is out now! Coincidentally, these fleeting instances of perfection occur when she strips away all the trimmings of a pop princess.
In the United States, Warner Bros. Now, however, you only need an iPhone to recreate the look yourself. Archived from on 8 November 2014. Archived from on 8 April 2009. In 1985, though, they sped up the track and took a second run at the video, and minds… were… blown. Take a chance on me Oh, you can take your time baby, I'm in no hurry Know I'm gonna get you You don't wanna hurt meaby don't worry I ain't gonna let you Let me tell you now My love is strong enough To last when things are rough, it's magic You say that I waste my time But I can't get you off my mind No I can't let go, 'cos I love you so If you change your mind, I'm the first in line Honey I'm still free, take a chance on me If you need me, let me know, gonna be around If you've got no place to go, if you're feeling down If you're all alone when the pretty birds have flown Honey I'm still free, take a chance on me Gonna do my very best, baby can't you see Gotta put me to the test, take a chance on me Take a chance, take a chance, take a chance on me Ba ba ba ba baa, ba ba ba ba baa Honey I'm still free, take a chance on me Gonna do my very best, baby can't you see Gotta put me to the test, take a chance on me Take a chance, take a chance, take a chance on me Ba ba ba ba baa, ba ba ba ba baa ba-ba Honey I'm still free, take a chance on me. The video was inspired by the 1982 Disney live-action.
At the time, Harket was singing in a band called Souldier Blue, but he felt that his band was stagnating, and decided to join Waaktaar and Furuholmen. This scene is largely patterned after a climactic scene in the 1980 film. Select singles in the Format field. As of January 2019, the music video has over 820 million views on YouTube. Archived from on 17 February 2015. It begins with a montage of pencil drawings in a comic-book style representing motorcycle racing, in which the hero, played by Morten Harket, is pursued by two opponents, one of whom is played by English actor.
Terry Slater convinced Alan Tarney to produce the new version. The video features the band in a live-action pencil-sketch sequence. Sólo éxitos: año a año, 1959—2002 1st ed. After flying for a distance, they find the virus and destroy it, saving the world. As the chorus progresses, Harket's voice hits ever higher notes, reaching a and hitting the song's highest note E 5, the dominant note at the end. At the same time, his image appears in the woman's hallway, seemingly torn between real and comic form, hurling himself repeatedly left-and-right against the walls as he attempts to shatter his two-dimensional barrier.
An alternative video for the song's international release that contained only the stadium aisle footage was also released. Please note, some Laughing Squid posts may contain , which means we might receive a small share of the sales of some of the products or services that are linked from our posts. Following the unfortunate lack of success following Memorial Beach, Furuholmen retreated into the art world while Waaktaar released the album Mary Is Coming with his new band Savoy. He escapes from the comic book by becoming human and stands up. A mix of a drum machine, the , acoustic guitars and electronic instrumentation serves as the song's.