We now have confirmation that Adele will perform “Skyfall” at the Academy Awards (shortly before collecting her Oscar, we hope). The song will be a part of the tribute to James Bond and his 50 years on screen.
An enormous part of that tradition is undoubtedly the bombastic opening theme songs, so in anticipation for Adele’s big performance, we’ve rounded up a collection of other Bond themes sung live.
Check them out after the jump!
“Goldfinger” by Shirley Bassey
“Live and Let Die” by Paul McCartney and Wings
“Nobody Does It Better” by Carly Simon
“A View to a Kill” by Duran Duran
“Goldeneye” by Tina Turner
“Die Another Day” by Madonna
“You Know My Name” by Chris Cornell
Bonus Awesomeness: “Nobody Does It Better” by Radiohead