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Adele’s new 007 track “Skyfall”

Posted on October 5, 2012 by

Adele’s new track “Skyfall” for the latest 007 installment of the same name was supposed to be released at precisely 7:07 last night (Oct. 4) but apparently the Internet didn’t feel like being poetic and the song ended up leaking early, as anticipated songs are wont to do.

The track, co-written and produced by Adele’s frequent collaborator Paul Epworth, is powered by Adele’s beautiful voice and her incredible vocal range. Adele even overpowers the 77-piece orchestra, which was arranged by Epworth and Emmy-nominated film and TV composer J.A.C. Redford.

The new single is the first since her last album, 21, so we’re pretty stoked. I can confidently say I’m putting this in the 007 Soundtrack Hall of Fame. I think everyone else agrees — it’s already number one on iTunes.

Listen to it here:

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  • http://www.facebook.com/jennifer.roskam.3 Jennifer Roskam

    Holy Moly, it’s been a long time since I’ve felt impressed by a single song…..that was pretty awesome!

    • @britt_mahaney

      Not many people can overpower a 77 piece orchestra like Adele can!

  • http://www.facebook.com/neil.cole.3956 Neil Cole

    Great feeling of a typical Bond theme….Love it!