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Sam Smith Makes James Bond Chart History With 'Writings on the Wall'

10/02/2015
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(Radio.com) Sam Smith has scored a number one hit in his native U.K. with his new track "Writings on the Wall." The theme for the upcoming film Spectre, marks the first James Bond theme song to top the U.K.'s Official Top 100 Singles Chart.

The 23-year-old British singer told the Official Charts, 'It was such an honor to be asked to write and record 'Writing's on the Wall,' and it's incredible that it's become the first Number one Bond theme song."

He added, 'It's been an unforgettable experience working with Barbara [Broccoli] and Sam [Mendes] to become part of this British legacy. I couldn't have done this without my fans… this is a special moment I'll never forget."

Smith took to Instagram to share the news with his fans. Check out his post and read more here.

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