Bond—James Bond—was introduced to movie fans with the release of the first 007 film, Dr. No, in 1962. The past five decades of James Bond films have included a gamut of soundtrack artists, including Paul McCartney & Wings, who performed the song "Live and Let Die" for the Bond film of the same name; Shirley Bassey, who sang tracks for the films Diamonds Are Forever and Goldfinger; Jack White and Alicia Keys, who performed "Another Way to Die" for Quantum of Solace; Gladys Knight, who sang the title track for License to Kill; Louis Armstrong, who performed "We Have All the Time in the World" (secondary theme) for On Her Majesty's Secret Service; and Adele, who sang the title track for the newest film of the Bond franchise, Skyfall.
Tina Turner told ‘The Times’ that she has forgiven ex-husband and bandmate Ike Turner, who died in 2007, for years of abuse. “As an old person, I have forgiven him, but it would not work with him...Ike wasn’t someone you could forgive and allow him back in,” she said.
Paul McCartney released two new songs and announced a new album, ‘Egypt Station,’ set for release on September 7. McCartney released his last album, ‘New,’ five years ago, although he teamed up with Kanye West and Rihanna on the 2015 single ‘FourFiveSeconds.’
Madonna lost a lawsuit to stop the auction of a breakup letter from the rapper Tupac, who the pop star secretly dated, set to be sold online by her former friend and assistant. A total of 22 items are up for sale, including a hairbrush containing strands of Madonna’s hair.