James Bond music

The Music of James Bond – The Complete List

Licence to Kill

Year 1989
Composed by: Narada Michael Walden, Jeffrey Cohen, Walter Afanasieff
Performed by: Gladys Knight
Movie: Licence to Kill
James Bond: Timothy Dalton
Gladys Knight

At first, they attempted to collaborate with Vic Flick (the guitarist who was first to perform the James Bond theme) and with the famous Eric Clapton, hoping that in this way they would create a memorable musical moment.

Things didn’t go well, and Gladys Knight was eventually chosen to perform for the title sequence. And it wasn’t a bad choice, the song moved up to the 6th place on the British chart.

The music video is made in the specific style of the James Bond title sequences.

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Article written exclusively for Miratico by Velea. Lucian Velea
Lucian Velea is the founder of the website Miratico and has been a fan of the James Bond movies ever since he saw "Octopussy".

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