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David Bowie's Blackstar Art Released for Free to Fans

Jonathan Barnbrook is the graphic designer who designed several of David Bowie's album covers, including this year's <i>Blackstar</i>. Today, Barnbrook—the eponymous London design agency he founded—released the design elements for <i>Blackstar</i> under a Creative Commons NonCommercial-ShareAlike license, so that …

People think this rare white giraffe looks like David Bowie

Omo is a 15-month-old female giraffe who lives in Tarangire National Park in Tanzania. Some people think she looks an awful lot like Ziggy …

A Subtle David Bowie Tribute Pops Up Near His Apartment

David Bowie has been honored by New Yorkers with renamed street signs, free film screenings, public shrines, late night tributes, his own official …

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Tony Blair Was Such A David Bowie Fan That He Halted A Meeting With His Cabinet To Discuss His Latest Album

Tony Blair was so obsessed with David Bowie that he once delayed a meeting with his Cabinet to discuss the star’s latest album.<p>Blair, who paid …

A Graphic Designer Is Creating A Poster For All 350+ Songs David Bowie Released

As the world said goodbye to Bowie, Maia Valenzeula decided to get each of his songs stuck in her head.<p>David Bowie’s catalog spans 27 albums over six decades. Best guesses on how many total songs that discography encompasses comes in around 350–which is a heck of a legacy for anybody to leave …

‪The Beautiful Meaninglessness of David Bowie

David Bowie’s “Blackstar,” recently released, is his second album since he resurfaced from what seemed like semi-retirement. As it turned out, it was a period of rejuvenation. “The Next Day,” released at the beginning of 2013, was a muscular rock record filled with snarling anthems and reflective …

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Australia, bow down to message from David Bowie in the lightning

Lightning struck the focal point of Sydney, Australia during a wild storm on Friday afternoon — and it seems there was a starman waiting in the …

David Bowie Biography Coming in 2017, Written by Paul Morley

The legacy of David Bowie is still pending, with new personal stories coming daily from friends and colleagues of the legendary performer. But …

BBC Radio 4 - Seriously... - Seriously... - David Bowie in his own words

David Bowie in his own words<p>Producer Des Shaw interviewed David Bowie during his lifetime, but listening back to Bowie's words for Radio 4 documentary David Bowie: Verbatim he found he still had much to learn about the iconic star.<p>David Bowie at the Nationwide Rock and Pop awards in 1981<p>Early in …

David Bowie equals Elvis's chart record

<b>Three weeks after his death, David Bowie has lodged 12 albums in the UK top 40, equalling a record set by Elvis Presley in 1977.</b><p>The Starman's swansong, Blackstar, spent a third week at number one, with Best of Bowie, Hunky Dory and Ziggy Stardust all in the Top 10.<p>Adele remained at two, while …

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David Bowie leaves millions to his wife and children in his will

His wife, Iman, and his two children were left with an estate of around $100m, and his will stipulated that he be cremated and his ashes scattered in Bali<p>David Bowie left an estate of around $100m to his wife, Iman, and his two children, and stipulated that he be cremated and his ashes scattered in …

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