David Bowie a Music Legend passes away [ Current Affairs ]

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David Bowie a Music Legend passed away on 10 January 2015 in New York, United States following a battle with liver cancer at the age of 69 years. He was one of the most significant musicians of 1970s. He was well-known for his creative musicianship to break pop and rock boundaries.

About David Bowie

  • David Robert Jones on 8 January 1947 in London, England.
  • He if famously known as David Bowie.
  • His first album was released in 1967.
  • He has served for music Industry around 51 years.
  • 140 million albums are become well-known and sold more.
  • After the release of The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars in 1972 he become internationally famous.
  • He has 111 singles and 51 music videos to this credit in his 5 decades career.
  • On 8 January 2016 his latest album Blackstar released.
  • His last live music performance was in 2006 at a New York charity concert.

His famous albums are

  • Heroes, Let’s Dance, Space Oddity, Rebel, Rebel, Under Pressure, Life on Mars and Suffragette City.
  • He has won two Grammy Awards and three Brit Awards.

- Published on: January 13, 2016