"Baby Did A Bad, Bad Thing
" is a song by American rock and roll artist Chris Isaak
. Released as the first track to the 1995 album Forever Blue
, the song borrows the riff from "Shake Your Hips
" by Slim Harpo
. The song was later featured in the 1999 Stanley Kubrick
film Eyes Wide Shut
, starring Tom Cruise
and Nicole Kidman
. The song was used in the beginning of the Cold Case
episode "Dog Day Afternoons".
The music video of the song is directed by Herb Ritts
. The video was shot in color. It features French model Laetitia Casta
videotaped in a motel room gyrating sexually being watched by Isaak. Casta was wearing a black wig and in sexy lingerie throughout the video. In July 1999, VH1
aired two versions of the music video, the censored version was played before 9 p.m. and the uncensored version was played after 9 p.m. The video was initially regarded as too steamy by the network.
The video was ranked #28 on VH1
's 50 Sexiest Video Moment.