For your eyes only: James Bond theme songs

POSTED: 11:01 AM PST Nov 07, 2012    UPDATED: 11:00 PM PST Nov 07, 2012 

With Adele's "Skyfall" joining the ranks of James Bond's most famous anthems, from "Goldfinger" to "Live and Let Die," check out which other stars have tackled Bond theme songs over the years.

Bond theme songs - Skyfall
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British singing sensation Adele provided the theme song to the newest James Bond film, "Skyfall." The song, written by Adele and producer Paul Epworth, was released on Oct. 5, 2012, at 0:07 British Summer Time as part of "Global James Bond Day," celebrating the 50th anniversary of the release of "Dr. No." The song entered the U.K. singles chart at No. 4 and rose to No. 2 in its second week, selling a total of 176,000 copies. It also entered the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart at No. 8, Adele's first song to debut in the Top 10, selling 261,000 copies in the United States in its first three days.


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