Ziggy Stardust

David Bowie Seemed Immortal in the Eyes of His Fans — An Appreciation

David Bowie passed two days ago and I am still quite shattered. Truth is, I never even considered a world without David Bowie. His music was timeless across the decades and his influence just as far reaching. His nanny even noticed something supernatural about him when he was born. That made his death, after an 18-month battle with cancer, so shocking and poignant. He told very few people about it and continued making art until the very end....

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....
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