Live and Let Die voted No 1 James Bond theme

Live And Let Die has been named the greatest James Bond theme.

Live And Let Die has been named the greatest James Bond theme.

Sir Paul McCartney’s track, recorded with his band Wings, topped a poll of BBC Radio 5 Live and Radio 2 listeners.

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The track, from the 1973 film of the same name, pulled in more than a quarter of the votes and provided the climax to the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee concert in June.

The winning track was unveiled by Mark Kermode and Simon Mayo during a Bond special on Radio 5 Live yesterday.

Carly Simon’s Nobody Does It Better from The Spy Who Loved Me was runner-up.