Sam Smith Releases Video For Bond Theme Song, “Writing’s On The Wall”

Happy James Bond Day.

Sam Smith has released the full video for “Writing’s on the Wall,” the theme song to the upcoming James Bond film, Spectre.

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The video was released last night, in advance of James Bond Day, October 5. Dr. No, the first Bond film, was released today in 1962.

In it, the out singer strolls through various gorgeous landscapes as scenes from Spectre are intercut.

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The track has already hit Number One in the UK, Smith’s fifth chart-topper there.

Watch the video for “Writing’s on the Wall” below.


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