Today on the iHeartRadio Top 6 at 6, I'm couting down the Top 6 songs in Cleveland from this week in 1977.
"Nobody Does It Better" is a power ballad composed by Marvin Hamlisch with lyrics by Carole Bayer Sager. It was recorded by Carly Simon as the theme song for the 1977 James Bond film The Spy Who Loved Me.
Carly Simon and Marvin Hamlisch talk about and perform "Nobody Does It Better":
"Nobody Does It Better" was Carly Simon's longest-charting hit. Her earlier hit, "You're So Vain" spent three weeks at number one, however, its chart run was two months shorter than that of "Nobody Does It Better."
The theatrical trailer for The Spy Who Loved Me:
It is also one of the most commercially successful Bond themes of all time, behind Duran Duran's "A View to a Kill" (1985) and tying with Paul McCartney & Wings' "Live and Let Die" (1973).
Listen to Carly Simon on iHeartRadio.