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A View To A Kill
A View to a Kill (James Bond 007)
soundtrack album
Released 1985
Recorded 1985
Genre Pop
Length 15 tracks
Label Capitol Records
Producer John Barry
reverse cover
featuring Duran Duran

A View To A Kill is the soundtrack album for the 14th James Bond-movie A View To A Kill, released in 1985. The album features Duran Duran.

About the album[]

The album includes the song "A View To A Kill", which is the most successful Bond theme to date. In 1986, John Barry and Duran Duran were nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song.

"A View to a Kill (That Fatal Kiss" is also featured, an instrumental written by John Barry and Duran Duran. The track was recorded in London with a 60-piece orchestra.

During the opening teaser, the album includes a cover version of the 1965 Beach Boys song "California Girls". The track was performed by Gidea Park (a tribute band) and used during a chase in which Bond snowboards.

Track listing[]

  1. "A View To A Kill" (Main Title) - Duran Duran
  2. "Snow Job"
  3. "May Day Jumps"
  4. "Bond Meats Stacey (A View To A Kill)"
  5. "Pegasus' Stable"
  6. "Tibbett Gets Washed Out"
  7. "Airship to Silikon Valley"
  8. "He's Dangerous"
  9. "Bond Underwater"
  10. "Whine with Stacey (A View To A Kill)"
  11. "Bond Escapes Roller"
  12. "Destroy Silicon Valley"
  13. "May Day Bombs Out"
  14. "Golden Gate Fight"
  15. "A View To A Kill" (End Title) - Duran Duran



  • Recorded at CTS studios, March & April 1985, except tracks 1 & 5, recorded at Mason Rouge and CTS Studios, all in London.