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View Poll Results: What is your favorite James Bond Theme Song?
Garbage: The World is not Enough 12 21.05%
Sheryl Crow: Tomorrow Never Dies 4 7.02%
Tina Turner: Goldeneye 5 8.77%
Gladys Knight: License to Kill 2 3.51%
A-Ha: The Living Daylights 1 1.75%
Duran Duran: A View to a Kill 2 3.51%
Rita Coolidge: All Time High (Octopussy) 1 1.75%
Sheena Easton: For your Eyes only 6 10.53%
Shirley Bassey: Moonracker 0 0%
Carly Simon: Nobody does it better (The spy who loved me) 6 10.53%
Lulu: The man with the golden gun 0 0%
Paul McCartney and Wings: Live and Let Die 7 12.28%
Shirley Bassey: Diamonds are Forever 0 0%
John Barry: On her Majesty's secret service 1 1.75%
Nancy Sinatra: You only live twice 1 1.75%
Tom Jones: Thunderball 1 1.75%
Shirley Bassey: Goldfinger 4 7.02%
John Barry: From Russia with Love 1 1.75%
Monty Norman: James Bond Theme (Dr. No) 2 3.51%
I don't like any of them! 1 1.75%
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post #1 of 45 (permalink) Old Mar 15th, 2002, 10:25 PM Thread Starter
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Favorite James Bond Theme Songs

(3/15/02, 4 p.m. ET) -- Madonna wanted to make a cameo in the newest Bond movie, Die Another Day. However, a scheduling conflict with the U.K. play Up For Grabs has kiboshed the star's chances to be a Bond girl, LAUNCH has learned from her camp. Although the "Material Mom" will sing the upcoming Bond flick's opening theme, her commitment to the stage play conflicts with the film's shooting schedule. Die Another Day will blast into theaters November 22.

In singing the opening number of Die Another Day--which in the Bond films traditionally follows a "teaser" action scene--Madonna will join the ranks of esteemed recording artists who have sung Bond themes, such as Sheryl Crow ("Tomorrow Never Dies"), Garbage ("The World Is Not Enough"), Tina Turner ("GoldenEye"), Paul McCartney ("Live And Let Die"), Duran Duran, ("A View To A Kill"), Shirley Bassey, ("Diamonds Are Forever"), Tom Jones ("Thunderball"), and Carly Simon ("Nobody Does It Better" From The Spy Who Loved Me), among others.
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All songs are really good!!!

But I specially like Goldfinger

and my favourite movie of 007 is Goldeneye and all perfomance by Sean Connery

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Sheryl Crow is my fave singer but "The World Is Not Enough" is my favorite of the songs.


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post #4 of 45 (permalink) Old Mar 16th, 2002, 02:04 AM
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Goldfinger and Diamonds are Forever.

Mind you Shirley Bassey could have done many of em...

A View to a Kiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiill!

The World is not Enouuuuuuuuugh!

Licence to Kiiiiiiiiiiiiiill!

The Living Dayliiiiiiiiiiights!

Tomorrow never dieeeeeeeeeees!

Nobody does it betteeeeeeeeeeeeeer!


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Carly Simon ROCKS !!!

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Diamonds are Forever!

...I think it's a bad idea for Madonna to sing the Bond theme (as it was for Shirley Manson0, as she doesn't have the vocal range to do it well enough.

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ROFL Joey!

LOL LOL LOL LOL....

I voted for Ms. Bassey's "GoooooooooldFINGAH!"

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#Die another dayyyyyyyyyy# (Shirley Bassey version)
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The Living Daylights!!
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my favourite is "from russia with love", wich was sung by matt monro. that voice... wow! and of course john barry was a genius!


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Goldfinger !!
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What is the only Bond theame not to feature the name of the film it is from in the lyrics?
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The World is not enough!!



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You Only Live twice...by a long long way. Famously sampled by Robbie Williams, it superb...

Its also the best bond film.

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