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Billie Eilish, 18, becomes youngest artist to record James Bond theme song for No Time To Die


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Billie Eilish to sing new James Bond theme! Singer, 18, becomes youngest artist to ever record 007 title track after writing No Time To Die song with her brother

  • The James Bond Twitter account announced the 18-year-old songstress will be performing the new track
  •  Her older brother Finneas O’Connell, 22, – AKA FINNEAS – collaborated on the project with her
  • They have worked together her entire career and he produced her critically acclaimed album When We Fall Asleep, Where do We Go? released last year 
  • The Bad Guy hitmaker teased she would be working on 007 as she posted photos of Bond Girls including Halle Berry on her Instagram Story hours earlier 
  • The James Bond film franchise has been around since 1962 
  • No Time To Die is set for theatrical release in the UK on 2 April with the US release following a week after on April 10 

James Bond films have been around since 1962.

And the fastest rising star in the music industry, Billie Eilish will be breathing fresh air into the 007 franchise.

The 18-year-old pop megastar has been confirmed to be performing the No Time To Die title track making her the youngest artist to write a song for the series.

Milestone: Billie Eilish has been confirmed to be performing the No Time To Die title track making her the youngest artist to write a song for the series it was announced on the James Bond Twitter account on Tuesday

The James Bond Twitter account made the announcement on Tuesday morning writing: ‘ 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.’

Her older brother Finneas  O’Connell – AKA FINNEAS – collaborated on the project with her as they have worked together her entire career and he produced her critically acclaimed album When We Fall Asleep, Where do We Go? released last year.

Dynamic duo: The 18-year-old pop megastar worked on the project with brother and collaborator FINNEAS as they are seen together last month

 Dynamic duo: The 18-year-old pop megastar worked on the project with brother and collaborator FINNEAS as they are seen together last month

Billie is excited about the project as she said in a press release: ‘It feels crazy to be a part of this in every way. To be able to score the theme song to a film that is part of such a legendary series is a huge honor. James Bond is the coolest film franchise ever to exist. I’m still in shock.’

Her 22-year-old brother added: ‘Writing the theme song for a Bond film is something we’ve been dreaming about doing our entire lives. 

‘There is no more iconic pairing of music and cinema than the likes of Goldfinger and Live And Let Die. We feel so so lucky to play a small role in such a legendary franchise, long live 007.’

'It feels crazy to be part of this is in every way': Billie is excited about the project as she commented in a press release quoted by the Twitter account

‘It feels crazy to be part of this is in every way’: Billie is excited about the project as she commented in a press release quoted by the Twitter account

 The Bad Guy hitmaker teased that she would be working on the new 007 song as she posted several photos of Bond Girls over the years including Halle Berry on her Instagram Story just hours earlier.

No Time To Die is set for theatrical release in the UK on 2 April with the US release following a week after on April 10.

Read more at DailyMail.co.uk


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