Label: EVA - 468.2612599,EVA - 468 26 1259 9 • Series: Now Dance - 2 • Format: Cassette Compilation • Country: Netherlands • Genre: Electronic, Funk / Soul, Pop • Style: Synth-pop, Disco
Released as a single in December from their debut studio album of the same namethe record entered the Billboard chart on December 28 and reached the top ten in both the U. Despite receiving considerable commercial and critical success, the group failed to match expectations with their later singles, and are sometimes referred to as a one-hit wonder. The track begins with synthesizer -processed chanting, with the lines "Simonini" repeating over a recurrent buzzing until drums and a synth-led riff begin.
The duo of Gary "Mudbone" Cooper and Michael Camacho's harmonized vocals then come in, punctuated with deadpan "yeah, yeah, yeah"s. The title, repeated in the chorus, is often misconstrued as being about consummating a sexual relationship. According to Cooper, the titular line is in fact a message of encouragement: "Whatever your goal, dream or vision, you should go all the way to get it. A music video received heavy airplay on MTV and is credited with Roberto Ruiz - Carmen Rivero, Sonora Orizaba - Mano A Mano Tropical adding to the "infectious" song's success.
First straightforward and color negative studio performance of the duo dancing, emoting, and performing along with the song in a bright pop-art style. This is interspersed with shots of an interracial pair of young boys engaged in various activities, predominantly picking toy weapons of war out of a shopping cart and smashing them with hammers on an anvilas news footage is projected on a Lets Go All The Way (Multi-Mix) - Various - Now Dance 2 backdrop.
In other shots they march and stagger about dressed in combat fatigues and cavorting in sunglasses and surfer jams.
An atomic bomb blast is seen in reverse. The video ends with the two children in normal garb walking up to a large globe, picking the world up and carrying it. While the song isn't overtly anti-warrecurring themes from the video suggest it has such a theme. The destruction of weapons of war and the reverse-motion nuclear explosion et al. When released, the song was a top 10 hit Chelsea Bridge - Rick Simerly - Obscurity the USLets Go All The Way (Multi-Mix) - Various - Now Dance 2 at number seven, after reaching number three in the UK Singles Chart earlier in the year.
The song also hit number five in the Netherlandsas well as 14 in Belgium and 27 in New Zealand. The duo released two follow-up singles from the album, both of which charted. But "Let's Go All The Way" proved to be their only lasting international mainstream success, branding them as one-hit wonders. The song and its video retain their popularity in retro flashback programs Lets Go All The Way (Multi-Mix) - Various - Now Dance 2 s nights at dance clubs.
Insane Clown Posse member Joseph Bruce, who performs as ' Violent J ', was driving home to Detroit from Cleveland, Ohio in a car he'd just purchased that only had a cassette player. Bruce liked it and decided to reinterpret it. Allmusic described Insane Clown Posse's version as "their most blatant attempt at radio play". On that day, the band and assorted Psychopathic Records employees and friends drove down to New York City. They were met by nearly Insane Clown Posse fans standing outside in front of the TRL studios with signs supporting the duo.
The song was covered in by supergroup The Wondergirls in a more rock style and it was re-recorded in along with actor and singer-songerwriter Ashley Hamilton and British singer Robbie Williams for the soundtrack of Iron Man 3: Heroes Fall. Inthe English-Irish boy-band Phixx recorded a version of the song on their album Electrophonic Revolution.
The song is featured in the re-release of Grand Theft Auto V on the in-game Non-Stop-Pop radio station, as well as one of the game's trailers. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Retrieved November 20, Let's Go All The Way. YouTube: Capitol Records. Retrieved November 21, London: Guinness World Records Limited. Retrieved May 27, Australian Out Of My Head (Out Of My Head Mix) - Various - Magic Dance Vol.
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