10 September 2015
It’s official, Sam Smith will be the voice behind the new James Bond theme song.
Spectre, the new James Bond movie directed by Sam Mendes, starring Daniel Craig and Monica Bellucci will have Sam Smith’s vocals for the theme song.
The Grammy winning artist tweeted a photo of his finger wearing the Spectre signature ring.
— SAM SMITH (@samsmithworld) September 7, 2015
He later confirmed the news and called it “one of the highlights of [his] career.”
I am so excited to be a part of this iconic British legacy and join an incredible line up of some of my biggest musical inspirations.
— SAM SMITH (@samsmithworld) September 8, 2015
“Writing’s on the Wall” would be the theme song for the 24th official James Bond to ever be produced. The series started with Dr. No in 1962 where Sean Connery was the spy we all wanted to be.
Sam Smith would be the first Brit to sing a James Bond theme song since 1965.