I am a huge fan of Billie and FINNEAS. More recent films have featured younger artists like Adele - who sang the smash hit "Skyfall" - and Sam Smith, both of whom, while contemporary artists in their 20s, are both British and create more adult-leaning music than Eilish: Her music is innovative and enormously popular, but her audience skews much younger than those artists'. She has co-written the track with her brother Finneas O'Connell. Now, the teenage singer can add another notch to her already marked-up belt: she's going to be the singer of the newest James Bond 007 theme song.
The account also tweeted the following quote from Ocean Eyes singer Eilish: "It feels insane to be a part of this in every way". According to Billie Eilish, James Bond is one of the most iconic film franchises.More news: Australian Open qualifying player collapses on court as bushfire smoke chokes Melbourne
Wilson and Broccoli said: "We are excited to announce that Billie and Finneas have written an incredibly powerful and moving song for No Time To Die, which has been impeccably crafted to work within the emotional story of the film". "Their creative integrity and talent are second to none and I can not wait for audiences to hear what they've brought - a fresh new perspective whose vocals will echo for generations to come", director Cary Joji Fukunaga says. The exciting announcement came after it was revealed that Hans Zimmer will be composing the score for the flick.
The singer teased her involvement with the earlier in the week, posting on her Instagram story a gallery of female Bond actresses, including Eva Green, Halle Berry, and Lea Seydoux - who will reprise her role in No Time To Die. She's competing for six Grammy Awards at this month's show, including the top four prizes: album, song and record of the year, and best new artist.More news: Zoe Kravitz Provides Update on Catwoman to Ellen
No Time To Die will be released in New Zealand on April 9.More news: Boris Johnson Rejects Sturgeon's Request for Scottish Independence Referendum Powers