Today marks the 50th anniversary of the first release of a James Bond film Dr. No. In celebration and anticipation, the folks behind the newest British action flick "Skyfall" have released the next cult Bond theme song by one of our favorite singers - Adele.

The theme songs of Bond films have a huge reputation to live up to. Like the film, fans crave that they are sexy, seductive, sophisticated, slightly mysterious, without regret and of course deadly beautiful.

"Skyfall" is the 23rd Bond movie with its title track written by Adele and her producer and Rolling in the Deep co-writer Paul Epworth. One early opinion by songwriter-producer Ryan Tedder, who collaborated with Adele on her multi-award winning album 21, described it as the

"Best bond song in my lifetime. Hands down. Hats off once again to Paul Epworth and Adele. hope they win Oscar (sic)."

What do you think - does Adele's Bond song live up to reputation?

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