Adele favourite to record new Bond theme tune

Tuesday March 6, 2012

Adele has been named the fans' favourite choice to record the new James Bond theme tune.

The Rolling In The Deep songstress was voted the top pick to sing the song for Skyfall, the upcoming 23rd instalment of the spy series, by 5,000 readers for entertainment website IGN.com.

Chris Tilly, the website's entertainment editor, said: "If producers are still not sure about their choice to sing the next Bond theme, the fans are clearly backing Adele.

"She's a global superstar and clearly has the vocal talent to produce a big Bond song reminiscent of Shirley Bassey and Lulu, rather than the forgettable misfires recorded more recently by the likes of Garbage and Madonna."

In an interview with Jonathan Ross, Adele appeared to hint that she would be returning to the studio to record a song for a movie, but there has been no official confirmation what film that is for.

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