Song of the Day: Anthony Newley, “Goldfinger”

Singer, songwriter and actor Anthony Newley was born on this day in 1931. With composer John Barry and his songwriting partner Leslie Bricusse, he wrote the lyrics for the theme for the 1964 James Bond film Goldfinger, which was a hit for Shirley Bassey that year. Here is his own rendition of the song.

5 thoughts on “Song of the Day: Anthony Newley, “Goldfinger”

  1. Thanks John – this was fun to listen to … I can see that Shirley Bassey took some thoughts from Newley’s rendition … thank you so much – cheers Hilary

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