Diamonds are Forever

Writer: 
Don Black/John Barry
Year: 
1971
Voices: 
Men's four part
Ranges: 

Tenor: C4 - B4
Lead: D3 - F#4
Bari: D3 - G4
Bass: F2 - C4

Shirley Bassey made the iconic recording of this song as the theme tune for the eponymous Bond movie. It charts a journey from mystery to strength, with the song's persona somehow managing to come over as simultaneously sympathetic and self-contained.