Billie Eilish to Perform Theme Song for Next James Bond Film
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It was announced today that Billie Eilish will perform the theme song for the upcoming James Bond film, No Time To Die.
The 18-year-old pop star will be the youngest artist ever to do so for the movie franchise. Eilish wrote the title track with older brother Finneas, who has had a hand in crafting the singles from her debut album, When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?
The #NoTimeToDie title song will be performed by @billieeilish. Billie has written the song with her brother @finneas and is the youngest artist in history to write and record a James Bond theme song. pic.twitter.com/Qd5cYIRlmg
— James Bond (@007) January 14, 2020
Eilish released a statement, saying it was a “huge honor” to be chosen to record for the Bond film. “James Bond is the coolest film franchise ever to exist. I’m still in shock.” Her brother also expressed that he and his sister had been “dreaming” about this opportunity for their entire lives.
Director Cary Joji Fukunaga gave Eilish and her brother his personal stamp of approval and revealed that he was a huge fan of the pair. “Their creative integrity and talent are second to none and I cannot wait for audiences to hear what they’ve brought – a fresh new perspective whose vocals will echo for generations to come.”
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Check out what is sure to be an epic track by Billie Eilish, when No Time To Die opens April 8, 2020.