Sam Smith denies James Bond theme involvement
3 July 2015
From the section Entertainment & Arts
Sam Smith has long been rumoured to be singing the theme tune to Spectre
Singer Sam Smith has denied rumours he is singing the theme tune to the new James Bond film Spectre.
The Brit and Grammy-award winning star has long been tipped to take on the task following Adele’s hit song for 2012 film Skyfall.
However he told Capital FM he was “definitely not” doing it.
“People seem to think I’m doing it but I have no idea what’s going on. I’m being deadly serious. I think I would know by now,” he said.
“I heard Ellie Goulding was going to do it,” he added.
But Gladys Knight – who sang the theme to 1989’s Licence to Kill – has thrown her support behind Smith, saying he would be her choice to record Spectre’s theme song.
“Sam has something in his voice – like it’s more than just a song,” she told the BBC at the Silver Clef awards in London.
Gladys Knight said Smith would produce ‘a good Bond theme’
“It’s a spirit that you have when you deliver your music. And to me, Sam Smith has that spirit.
“He’d be a good Bond theme [singer].”
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Source:: BBC Entertainment