James Bond music

The Music of James Bond – The Complete List

A View to a Kill

Year 1985
Composed by: John Barry, Duran Duran
Performed by: Duran Duran
Movie: A View to a Kill
James Bond: Roger Moore
Duran Duran

The interpretation of the ending song by Duran Duran was a fresh approach, which proved itself to be a very inspired one too.

The song “A View to a Kill” became number 1 on the American chart – the first time a James Bond theme song reached first place. It was a hair’s breadth away from achieving the same performance in Great Britain too, reaching no further than 2nd place.

Even the music video was a successful one. Here is the unabridged version, only rarely seen:

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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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