Samsung Advert Music – The Dolphin Whisperer

Samsung Advert Music 2016 – Video, band and song details for ‘The Dolphin Whisperer’ TV and phone commercial.

Song Title: Tighten Up.

Artist/Band: The Black Keys.

Available To Download From: iTunes and Amazon.

The soundtrack to Samsung UK’s new TV ad is provided by American rock duo The Black Keys, with their 2010 song ‘Tighten Up’.

This catchy track comes from the Ohio-based bands sixth studio album ‘Brothers’, which also includes the singles ‘Howlin’ for You’, ‘Ohio’ and Rocksmith favourite ‘Next Girl’.

Is anyone here a marine biologist? In a seemingly modern day take on a classic Seinfeld storyline, this Samsung advert sees an unwitting bystander come to the rescue of a distressed marine mammal. While filming the event on her Galaxy S6 phone, the guys wife proclaims him ‘The Dolphin Whisperer’, and so it begins.

Demonstrating the power of social media when combined with Samsung’s connected devices, the video quickly goes viral and leads to multiple commercial spin-off’s. The couples worldwide fame soon spawns Dolphin Whisperer bumper stickers, a mobile game app, fancy dress costumes, sets of action figures and even a talking dolphin fluffy toy.

The ad was uploaded to the official Samsung UK YouTube channel on the 4th of January, 2016, promoting the Galaxy S6 edge+ phone and SUHD range of 4K TV’s.

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