Adele to Premiere ‘Skyfall’ Theme Song Friday, October 5th!

The launch of this official theme song will mark the 50th anniversary of ‘Dr. No’, celebrating Global James Bond Day.

Adele will premiere Skyfall, the official theme song to the upcoming 007 film of the same name, globally via her official site Click Here! on Friday October 5th at 0:07 BST/LONDON time (7:07pm EST on October 4th). The track is available for pre-order at iTunes starting today. October 5th marks the 50th anniversary of the release of Dr. No and is being celebrated as Global James Bond Day.

Adele Skyfall Theme Song Cover Art

After reading the script for the film, Adele enlisted Paul Epworth to co-write and produce the theme song to Skyfall. Adele admits,

"I was a little hesitant at first to be involved with the theme song for Skyfall. There's a lot of instant spotlight and pressure when it comes to a Bond song. But I fell in love with the script and Paul had some great ideas for the track and it ended up being a bit of a no-brainer to do it in the end. It was also a lot of fun writing to a brief, something I've never done which made it exciting. When we recorded the strings, it was one of the proudest moments of my life. I'll be back combing my hair when I'm 60 telling people I was a Bond girl back in the day, I'm sure!"

Recorded at Abbey Road Studios in London, Skyfall features the lush accompaniment of a 77-piece orchestra.

Skyfall was released November 9th, 2012 and stars Daniel Craig, Judi Dench, Javier Bardem, Ralph Fiennes, Naomie Harris, Bérénice Marlohe, Albert Finney, Ben Whishaw. The film is directed by Sam Mendes.

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  1. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    @crypt Only one, actually

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  2. The Cryptkeeper: Resurrected

    @bawnian-dexeus I dunno man, I think I had some people stumped.

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  3. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    @crypt Gee, we would have never thought it was a lie

    2 years agoby @bawnian-dexeusFlag

  4. The Cryptkeeper: Resurrected

    @themoviefanatic Ok, I can't take it any longer, I'm totally messing with you guys. Yeah, Rebecca Black's song is sh*t.

    It's easy to lie over comments on the internet :P

    2 years agoby @cryptFlag

  5. Sean

    @crypt Well I hate to break it to you, but no she is not a good singer.

    2 years agoby @themoviefanaticFlag

  6. Sean

    @crypt Because rebecca black is not a good singer.

    2 years agoby @themoviefanaticFlag

  7. Sean

    @crypt You do realize that they would of never used, any rebecca black song in any James Bond movie, right?

    2 years agoby @themoviefanaticFlag

  8. The Cryptkeeper: Resurrected

    @mcleve02@themoviefanatic I am dead serious guys. What is so funny? I love that song, and her.

    2 years agoby @cryptFlag

  9. Sean

    @crypt You must be joking.

    2 years agoby @themoviefanaticFlag


    @crypt Are you being serious man?

    2 years agoby @mcleve02Flag


    @Mauri-Diaz As much as I love Muse man, I just don't see their sound fitting a Bond movie... people have come to love that female lead...

    2 years agoby @mcleve02Flag

  12. The Cryptkeeper: Resurrected

    @mcleve02 Rebecca Black is an inspiration... More so than Adele will ever be.

    2 years agoby @cryptFlag

  13. Mauri Diaz

    i would of prefer if the use one of Muse new songs it was rumored they were planing on using it on the movie but i guess not one fan of both muse and james bond did a fan made trailer for skyfall using the song that was rumored to be the main theme song and gotta say i like it i think it would off been great but oh well we'll see

    2 years agoby @Mauri-DiazFlag

  14. CelluloidDreams

    EPIC!!!! I have heard a 90-second snippet ....Very beautiful...very Old school James Bond!! Love it!!

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    @crypt You deserve to get kicked in the nuts for that comment...

    2 years agoby @mcleve02Flag


    ONe hell of a voice!

    2 years agoby @mcleve02Flag

  17. jasdjqs

    can't wait to hear it

    2 years agoby @jasdjqsFlag

  18. Justin Meintjes

    I cannot wait for this friday. She is gonna bring it!

    2 years agoby @Justin-MeintjesFlag

  19. skywise

    She has a gret voice. Perfect for Bond film.

    2 years agoby @skywiseFlag

  20. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    Not a fan, but this is good news.

    2 years agoby @bawnian-dexeusFlag

  21. The Cryptkeeper: Resurrected

    Damn, they should used Rebecca Black's "Friday" instead...

    2 years agoby @cryptFlag

  22. The Cryptkeeper: Resurrected

    Hm, this is really good news. Adele has a great voice. Not sure any of her previous songs make her give me the feeling of BOND, but we'll see!

    2 years agoby @cryptFlag

  23. the MovieGhost

    I like it.

    2 years agoby @the-movieghostFlag

  24. Sean


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  25. artkid04

    this friday is going to be the best!!!YEAH!!!!!!

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  26. zeus

    if i had put money on this,l predicted this 1year ago, im so happy its Adele and i know she wont disappoint!!

    2 years agoby @zeusFlag

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