Deadline is reporting that Billie Eilish will record the theme for next James Bond film No Time To Die.
Eilish teased it on her Instagram that she may be working on the movie, and the news has now been confirmed by the official James Bond twitter account.
The account also tweeted the following quote from Eilish:
“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 honour. James Bond is the coolest film franchise ever to exist. I’m still in shock.”
The news makes the 18-year-old singer officially the youngest person to record a Bond theme, co-writing the track with her brother Finneas O’Connell.
The James Bond twitter tweeted a message from director Cary Joji Fukunaga too.
“I’m beyond excited that Hans is scoring #NoTimeToDie. The music of Bond has always been iconic and I’ve already witnessed Hans adding his touch of genius to the Bond legacy.”
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. pic.twitter.com/Qd5cYIRlmg— James Bond (@007) January 14, 2020
CONFIRMED: @HansZimmer will compose the score for #NoTimeToDie. Director Cary Joji Fukunaga said: “I’m beyond excited that Hans is scoring #NoTimeToDie. The music of Bond has always been iconic and I’ve already witnessed Hans adding his touch of genius to the Bond legacy.” pic.twitter.com/L3q06ymLyH— James Bond (@007) January 13, 2020
(Photo, Avalon; via Deadline)