London 2012: BBC titles for the Los Angeles 1984 Games
24 November 2011 Last updated at 09:00 GMT
As it is announced that Elbow will record the BBC's soundtrack for the London 2012 Olympics, a look back at the opening titles from previous Games.
The 1984 Summer Olympic Games were held in the US city of Los Angeles.
This is the opening sequence from the BBC's coverage of the event, featuring the main theme from the film Chariots of Fire.