David Arnold (b. January 23, 1962 Luton, England) is a Grammy Award-winning English film composer. He is best known for scoring five James Bond films, the blockbuster "Independence Day" and cult television show "Little Britain". David has also worked on various soundtrack projects including "The Young Americans", "Stargate", "Last Of The Dogmen", "Godzilla", "The Musketeer", "The Stepford Wives" and "Four Brothers" among others.
In addition to his work in film, David Arnold has had a successful career as a record producer and songwriter. He has collaborated with a wide range of contemporary artists including *kd lang*, Pulp, Chrissie Hynde, Iggy Pop, Garbage, Massive Attack, David McAlmont, Martina Topley-Bird, Natasha Bedingfield, Aimee Mann, George Michael and Damien Rice.
In 1997, Arnold produced the album titled "Shaken and Stirred: The David Arnold James Bond Project". This album featured new versions of themes from various James Bond films. Additionally, he composed the theme music for several British television series, including the 2000 remake of Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased) and Little Britain.