David Bowie born David Robert Jones on 8 January , died 10 January at age 69 was an English Grammy Award -winning singer , songwriter , multi-instrumentalist , producer , arranger and audio engineer. Active in five decades of rock and roll , and frequently re-inventing his music and image, Bowie was widely regarded  as an influential innovator, particularly for his work through the s. Bowie took cues from a wide range of fine art , philosophy and literature. He was also a film and stage Actor, music video director and visual artist. Although he released an album and numerous singles earlier, David Bowie first caught the eye and ear of the public in the autumn of , when his space-age mini- melodrama " Space Oddity " reached the top five of the UK singles chart.
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David Bowie - Songs, Movies & Labyrinth - Biography
Two confessions , mine first, as the author of the interview that broke the news: the original article now reads horribly coy. I met Bowie in his publisher's office, high above Regent Street. He was dolled up as Ziggy, before the world knew of rock stars from outer space. Skintight pantsuit, big hair, huge, red plastic boots - dazzling.
David Bowie Fans- Do you think he was really a "closet heterosexual" the entire time?
His representative confirmed that Bowie had died "peacefully" and was "surrounded by his family". In recognition of the iconic singer, we look back at the different personas, which make Bowie the most enigmatic, unpredictable performer of his generation. The chameleon of pop changed his colours immeasurable times. In a perpetual state of reinvention, David Bowie never failed to keep his fans guessing. A sandy-haired, cherub-cheeked teenager, Davy Jones considered becoming a monk and spent an entire year studying under a Tibetan lama.
The episode first aired in the United States on Sunday, 22 July After a photo session, Bret develops body image issues and gets some dream advice from his idol, David Bowie. Jemaine plots to cheer him up and Murray tries to get one of the band's tunes used for a musical greeting card. Bret starts suffering body image issues after Murray accuses him of being small during a photo session. He then gets visited in a dream by a Ziggy Stardust-era David Bowie performed by Jemaine, whose resemblance is acknowledged by Bret telling him not to worry about his body image and advising him to get an eyepatch.