The newest James Bond film, Spectre, is released in cinemas this Monday and its new theme song Writings On The Wall by Sam Smith has already been released to get audiences excited for the upcoming film.
Since Sean Connery made his debut as Bond in the first-ever 007 movie, Dr. No, in 1962, and as the franchise grew in popularity, so did the songs – popular recording artists like Tom Jones, Nancy Sinatra, Adele and Paul McCartney have all released James Bond theme songs through the years.
Today we’re looking back at some of the most iconic songs through the years that have helped give 007 its unmistakable attitude.
Sam Smith – The Writings On The Wall from Spectre (2015)
Paul McCartney and Wings – Live and Let Die from Live and Let Die (1973)
Adele – Skyfall from Skyfall (2012)
Shirley Bassey – Goldfinger from Goldfinger (1964)
Carly Simon – Nobody Does It Better from The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)
Shirley Bassey – Diamonds Are Forever from Diamonds Are Forever (1971)
Louis Armstrong – We Have All The Time in the World from On Her Majesty’s Secret Service (1969)
Sheryl Crow – Tomorrow Never Dies from Tomorrow Never Dies (1997)
Tom Jones – Thunderball from Thunderball (1965)
Nancy Sinatra – You Only Live Twice from You Only Live Twice (1967)
Duran Duran – A View To Kill from A View To Kill (1985)
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