The themes of James Bond have a special place in the legacy of film soundtracksand some of the greats of the modern, popular music, including Louis Armstrong, Tom Jones and Paul McCartney, have contributed to some of the best songs of Bond of all time.
During the last half century, 24 issues of the Bond have provided successes in the lists of successes for the artists involved, and the two songs most recent Bond: “Skyfall” from Adele and Sam Smith’S‘ Writing”s On The Wall ’, even both of them have won the Academy Award for Best Original Song.
Here is our selection of the top 15 songs of Bond of all time. Although some favorites are lost, as ‘The Man With The Golden Gun’ (Lulu), ‘All Time High’ by Rita Coolidge), ‘The Living Daylights’ (a-ha), ‘Another Way To Die’ (Alicia Keys and Jack White), ‘Die another day’ (Virgin), “The world is not enough” (Garbage) and “you Know my name” (Chris Cornell) – there are many successes to enjoy before the launch of the next 007 film in 2020.
The best songs of Bond: 15 themes from James Bond that will shake out fleas and stir
“From Russia with love” (Matt Monro, 1963)
Matt Monro was one of the biggest star singers of the 60s, with hits such as ‘My Kind Of Girl’, and her song Bond, written by Lionel Bart (of Oliver! Fame) and arranged and composed by the famous John Barry, spent 13 weeks in the Uk charts. The song of Monro is played during the film (as source music on a radio) and during the ending title of the second output of Sean Connery as 007.