David Robert Jones (8 January 1947 – 10 January 2016), known professionally as David Bowie (), was an English singer, songwriter and actor. He was a figure in popular music for over five decades, becoming acclaimed by critics and other musicians for his innovative work. His career was marked by reinvention and visual presentation, his music and stagecraft significantly influencing popular music. During his lifetime, his record sales, estimated at 140 million albums worldwide, made him one of the world's best-selling music artists. In the UK, he was awarded nine platinum album certifications, eleven gold and eight silver, releasing eleven number-one albums. In the US, he received five platinum and seven gold certifications. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1996.
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Brian May admits Freddie Mercury and David Bowie did not get along during the recording of 1981 hit Under Pressure.
via Music-News at June 20, 2017
Bowie famously teamed up with Queen for 1981's 'Under Pressure'Brian May teases further collaborations between Queen and David Bowie Brian May has revealed that there are unheard recordings featuring David Bowie and Queen. Bowie famously teamed up…
via NME at June 19, 2017
Supermodel Iman has paid tribute to late husband David Bowie on what would have been their 25th wedding anniversary. Iman posted a photo of Bowie...
via Billboard at June 7, 2017
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