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Adele's theme for the new Bond film "Skyfall" has shot to the top of the iTunes chart within hours of its release.
The track has displaced Rihanna's "Diamonds" from the top spot, after being released at 0:07 this morning.
The Tottenham-born singer is hotly tipped to become the first artist to get an official Number One with a bond film theme.
The new James Bond theme for the upcoming film "Skyfall" has been released in full.
The song, by Tottenham-born singer Adele, was launched at 0:07am this morning - on the 50th anniversary of the first screening of "Dr No".
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Bookies are predicting that Adele will become the first ever artist to take a Bond-film theme tune to number one.
The Tottenham-born singer has teamed up with Paul Epworth, who co-wrote and produced her massive hit "Rolling In The Deep", to write the theme to "Skyfall" the upcoming Bond film staring Daniel Craig.
Rupert Adams, from William Hill, said: "We believe Adele is odds-on to be the first ever artist to take a Bond theme to number one, which is remarkable if you look down the list of previous artists."
Stars who have missed out on the top spot with a Bond theme include Paul McCartney, Tom Jones and Madonna.
Grammy Award-winning singer Adele tonight revealed she is pregnant with her first child.
The 24-year-old star, who was born in Tottenham, announced on her official website that she and boyfriend Simon Konecki were "over the moon" at the news.
Singer Adele could add to her collection of Brits and Grammys with even more music industry awards later.
The North London singer has been nominated in three categories for the Ivor Novello Awards, which recognise excellence in song writing.
Her song 'Rolling in the Deep' is up for Best song, musically and lyrically.
Her album '21' is also in the running for an award.