Spectre: Sam Smith to Perform Theme Song

Spectre with Daniel Craig as James Bond

Having been around for more than five decades, the James Bond film franchise has its fair share of classic staples for fans to look forward to each time 007 is on the big screen. Fancy tuxedos, dastardly villains, and beautiful women only scratch the surface of the many Bond trademarks, and one of the most well-known is the opening credits theme.

A majority of Bond films feature a unique song that plays during the elaborate opening credits sequence, and the last installment - Skyfall - featured arguably one of the series' best with Adele's Oscar-winning tune, "Skyfall". It'll be no easy task to follow her footsteps, and we now know who will be providing the title song for the upcoming Spectre.

English singer/songwriter Sam Smith announced that he'll be doing the track (as was previously rumored last year) on his Twitter page, by posting a picture of him wearing one of the SPECTRE rings that will be featured in the film:

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