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David Bowie Death

David Bowie, the ‘Blackstar’ of Rock, Dies After 18-Month Cancer Battle

David Bowie, a British singer who charted his own course in music with an eccentric style that epitomized the glam rock movement of the 1970s, has died after a secret, 18-month battle with cancer, his family confirmed today. He was 69. His music evoked the alienation of his generation and the feeling of helplessness in the face of runaway technology, the space race and the Cold War, which threatened nuclear annihilation in an instant....