Bond was formed following initial conversations between music producer Mike Batt and promoter Mel Bushafter Batt suggested to Bush that the two of them should put together a quartet consisting of "four beautiful, talented musicians". This resulted in Andre rieu and bond victory initial four recordings the band made, leading to Bond being signed by Decca.
Three of those original recordings, "Duel", " The " and "Dalalai", were the backbone of the first album, Bornwith producer Magnus providing additional tracks and Mike Batt adding a remix of " Victory ", which became the first single. Hanson replaced original band member Haylie Ecker formerly first violin and from PerthAustraliawho left in to have a child. Born later rose to the 1 position on 21 different charts around the world.
Shinetheir second album, went gold in six countries. Remixedtheir third release, featured remixes from their first two hit albums as well as three new unreleased pieces.
Their third studio album Classified was a popular and successful release: Classified went double platinum in Australia, reaching the number one spot on both the classical and pop charts. The Best of Bond is a "best of" collection that includes three previously unreleased pieces.
They also participated at the Miss World pageant in London. The quartet spent much of touring, particularly throughout Asia, and participating in the Miss Universe held in Panama CityPanama. They also fitted in performing and filming a TV commercial for American department store chain Marshall Field's and made a commercial in Los Angeles for the Japanese karaoke manufacturer Daiichi Kosho.
The group made their movie debut playing themselves in a scene in Rowan Atkinson 's James Bond spoof Johnny English for which they also contributed the track "Kismet" composed by Westerhoff and played on the Main Theme. They also appeared as themselves in the film XXX: State of the Unionperforming "Victory". The tracks were available for download from Peugeot's website free of charge,  with "Summer" and "Winter" also appearing on Bond's album Play.
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Andre rieu and bond victory the Birmingham MailDavis revealed that they were currently working on their next studio album.
She also noted that the next album would have Gypsy, Folk and Eastern European influences. Songs on the album include their first single, titled "Diablo". It is characterized by an up-tempo beat, and features Bond's own Eos Chater as vocalist in the song.
The string quartet also showcases Jai Hoa huge hit from the movie Slumdog Millionaire. The album also features a few more recognizable hits, such as the song "Pump It", a version of the Dick Dale and His Del Tones' hit song " Miserlou ", featured in the opening credits of Pulp Fiction.
Members of Bond have also written their own tracks on the album. Gay-Yee Westerhoff wrote the song "Beatroot", which is strongly Russian influenced noticeable by a clarinet improvising over the strings. According to the band's webpage, the group recorded a medley of Lady Gaga hits at the request of its Japanese label. The Lady Gaga medley was available initially by phone download Andre rieu and bond victory was released digitally, soon after, as part of a special Japanese album release.
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