Live and Let Die" is the main theme song of the 1973 James Bond film Live and Let Die, written by Paul and Linda McCartney and performed by Wings. It was the most successful Bond theme to that point, charting at No. 2 on the US Billboard Hot 100 and No. 9 on the UK Singles Chart. Commissioned specifically for the movie, it reunited the former Beatle with the band's producer, George Martin, who produced the song and arranged the orchestra.
Paul McCartney & Wings. Produced by George Martin. Album Wings Over America. Live and Let Die Lyrics. About Live and Let Die. The beloved theme of James Bond’s eighth movie, where Roger Moore made his debut as 007. The song was so popular that many fans don’t know Paul and Linda McCartney wrote it for a movie! Originally, producer Harry Saltzman wanted someone like Shirley Bassey or Thelma Houston to perform the track but Paul McCartney would only allow the track to feature in the film if Wings were the ones performing the song. Wings recorded the song during the Red Rose Speedway sessions in October, 1972. Live and Let Die" Track Info.
by Paul McCartney & Wings. Album: Wings Over America (1973). Charted: 9 2. Get the Sheet Music License This Song. Everytime I hear "Live and Let Die" it blows me away. I am a Classic Rock DJ, so we play both Paul's version as well as GnR's it pretty much ROCKS, especially when "the amp goes to 11. .but Paul McCartney, along with the Full Orchestra, and all of it's Magnitude makes me wish I was there in the making of the Piece for the Soundtrack
McCartney and Wings recorded ‘Live And Let Die’ during their autumn 1972 sessions for the Red Rose Speedway album, on which it didn’t appear. Live And Let Die’ is on the Archive Collection deluxe reissue of Red Rose Speedway, which can be bought here. Follow the official Paul McCartney and Wings Best Of playlist. Related Topics:Classic Pop George Martin Guns n Roses On This Day Paul McCartney Paul McCartney and Wings Rock Legends Rock Legends Featured The Beatles Wings.
Paul McCartney and Wings, also known simply as Wings, were a British-American rock band formed in 1971 by former Beatle Paul McCartney with his wife Linda on keyboards, session drummer Denny Seiwell, and former Moody Blues guitarist Denny Laine. Wings were noted for frequent personnel changes as well as commercial success, going through three lead guitarists and four drummers. However, the core trio of the McCartneys and Laine remained intact throughout the group's existence. Issued as a non-album single in mid-1973, "Live and Let Die" became a worldwide hit and has remained a highlight of McCartney's post-Wings concert performances (often accompanied by pyrotechnics)
Send "Paul McCartney & Wings" Ringtones to your Cell. Album: Live And Let Die (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack). 0. 1. Live and Let Die (Remastered). Live and Let Die (Remastered) Lyrics. Paul McCartney & Wings Lyrics provided by SongLyrics. Do you like this album?
Paul McCartney has announced the super deluxe reissues of the Paul McCartney and Wings albums 'Wild Life' and 'Red Rose Speedway. Live And Let Die – Group Only/Take 10, a song by Wings on this site. The news comes after the re-release of The Beatles‘ ‘The White Album’, which will celebrate the landmark record’s 50th anniversary. An acoustic demo recording of ‘While My Guitar Gently Weeps’ from July 1968 is one of three new versions of the song that have been officially released for the first time. Public Enemy’s Chuck D: When we first came to the UK, we wanted to spill blood on the stage.