Tinashe – All Hands On Deck REMIX on – 107pfm.net
Written by 107PowerFM.Net on November 12, 2016
“All Hands on Deck” is a song recorded by American singer Tinashe for her debut studio album, Aquarius (2014). It was written by Tinashe, Bebe Rexha, Stargate, and Cashmere Cat, and produced by the latter two. A crunk&B song, “All Hands on Deck” contains a prominent pan flute breakdown, a thick bassline and “club-friendly” beat, and has been described as the “sister song” to the album’s lead single “2 On” (2014).
The track’s lyrical content comprises a dance instructional and portrays a scenario of retaining confidence, and rebound dating after a break-up, and contain themes of girl power and self empowerment. On February 22, 2015, a remix version of the song premiered online featuring Australian rapper Iggy Azalea, and received a digital-only release on February 24. Serving as the third single from Aquarius, it impacted urban contemporary radio and was released as a digital download in the United States on February 24, 2015.
The song garnered positive reviews from music critics who commended its club appeal and Tinashe’s vocals, while also naming it as a highlight on the album. Azalea’s verse on the promotional remix version was also well-received, with critics opining that her addition was beneficial for the track’s airplay prospects. Tinashe has performed “All Hands on Deck” for radio stations KPWR and Nova 106.9, and as part of her set list for her Aquarius Tour (2014–15).
On March 11, 2015, an official lyric video for the remix version of the song premiered on Tinashe’s Vevo account. On the same day, Tinashe confirmed during an interview with FunX FM in Amsterdam that a music video for the song had just been shot and she was “really excited.” On March 24, 2015, she shared a sneak peek with Style.com/Arabia saying, “the music video is coming out very soon, so definitely be on the lookout for that. It’s my second single and I’m really excited to share a sneak peek with you.” On April 3, 2015, Tinashe announced through her Facebook account that the video would premiere on the following Monday, April 6, and shared a photo diary from the video shoot on the same day with Paper.The official music video for the song was filmed at a shipyard in Long Beach, California and premiered on April 6, 2015.
All Hands on Deck (Tinashe song)