James Bond producer Barbara Broccoli has recalled her “disturbing” meeting with Amy Winehouse.
The couple met in 2008 to discuss the possibility of Winehouse writing a ballad for the 007 franchise.
Your song should be in it Quantum of consolationwith Daniel Craig.
Broccoli said the “Back to Black” singer was “very emotionally fragile” when they met.
“Well, that was a very, very stressful meeting. She wasn’t at her best and my heart really went out to her,” Broccoli said Weekly entertainment.
“She was emotionally very fragile and you know you understood how she could create such moving material because she has a great depth of feeling and it was very, very tragic.”
Broccoli added, “What an incredible talent, what an incredible voice, what an incredible person she was. And it was very, very sad.”
That Quantum of consolation The theme song, titled “Another Way to Die,” was recorded by Jack White and Alicia Keys instead.
Earlier this year, White said they were asked to step in because Winehouse “didn’t show up to sessions or didn’t deliver the song she was asked to do.”
Winehouse died on July 23, 2011 at the age of 27.
Billie Eilish was behind the latest Bond theme song. The singer and her brother Finneas became the first American songwriters to win Best Original Song for their song “No Time To Die,” which was featured in last year’s Daniel Craig film.
The previous two Bond films skyfall and spookalso won Best Original Song for their Sam Smith and Adele themes respectively.
James Bond alum Pierce Brosnan wasn’t convinced by Craig’s final performance as Bond.
Commenting on Craig’s 15-year tenure as Bond, Brosnan said: “I saw the last one and I saw it skyfall. I am in love skyfall. I’m not so sure about the last one.”
https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/films/news/james-bond-amy-winehouse-barbara-broccoli-b2188843.html James Bond producer Barbara Broccoli recalls ‘disturbing’ meeting with Amy Winehouse in 2008