Articles Tagged 'David Bowie'

TOPSHOT – Tributes are seen beneath a mural of British singer David Bowie, following the announcement of Bowie’s death, in Brixton, south London, on January 11, 2016.

David Bowie’s Final Album to Launch as an Instagram Miniseries

There have been a lot of tributes since David Bowie died on January 10 this year, including Lorde‘s beautiful rendition of “Life on Mars?” last night at the Brit Awards, not to mention Gaga‘s performance at the Grammys, but few of them can say they were sanctioned by the man himself. New project Unbound can claim just […]

Tears run down the face of British singer Adele as she reacts after receiving the Global Success award during the BRIT Awards 2016 in London on February 24, 2016.

Adele Crowned Queen of the BRITs, the World and Known Universe

Move over, Liz; keep trying, Kate; wipe that woad off, Boadicea. The BRITs have a new queen, and she’s got a potty mouth. Adele won four of the coveted trophies at the BRIT Awards last night, for Best Female, Best British Single, the Global Success Award, and the big one: Best Album. “Not bad for […]


WATCH: Ewan McGregor Performs David Bowie’s ‘Heroes’ at Roxy in L.A.

Ewan McGregor took time out of his moviemaking schedule to pay a heartfelt tribute to the late David Bowie. McGregor got up on stage at The Roxy in Los Angeles to perform Bowie’s 1977 hit song “Heroes” earlier this week (February 8): According to Vulture, McGregor sang lyrics from the Bowie song as part of the “Elephant Love Medley” in […]


Lady Gaga to Perform David Bowie Grammy Tribute

Lady Gaga will pay tribute to her idol David Bowie at the upcoming Grammys on February 15, the New York Times is reporting. The Grammys had been scrambling to find a way to pay their respects to the iconic Bowie, who passed away last month, and they found their solution in the chameleonic Gaga, who’d […]

Premiere Of “Moon” At The 2009 Tribeca Film Festival

David Bowie’s Son Gives Thanks to Fans

Director Duncan Jones, 44, the son of the late Davie Bowie, reached out to the famed musician’s fans using Twitter. Jones had previously announced that he’d be “offline for a while,” which is completely understandable. Jones recently took to Twitter to send a thank you note and brief update: Hi all. Just wanted to thank you […]


David Bowie’s LGBT Legacy

David Bowie came out as gay in 1972, then as bisexual in 1976, and, years later, walked it all back with a statement that he had been a “closet heterosexual.” Nonetheless, Bowie was an LGBT icon, and there was an outpouring of grief and reflection from the community after his passing this past Sunday (January […]

David Bowie in 2004 (Photo: Patrick Riviere/Getty Images)

RIP David Bowie: Where Are We Now?

The relationship between British rock stars and America falls broadly into two camps. There are those that seek to curate and maintain a tradition—blues, folk, soul—and those that are so excited about everything they just want to have a go at all of it. David Bowie, who died yesterday (January 10) after an 18-month battle with […]

David Bowie (Photo: Steve Wood / Stringer / Getty Images)

10 Things You Need to Know About David Bowie’s ‘Life On Mars?’

“Life on Mars?” is an enigmatic song with its origins in chanson—the lengthy, lyric-driven and often melancholy songs of France—and a definite eye on both middle-of-the-road balladry and the latest developments in music in the early 1970s. And for such an opaque fable with a bleak view of the modern world, it has become a […]

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10 Albums to Watch Out For in 2016

2015 is about to dispense the very last of its available thrills, the new year’s eve party, and when that’s done, we have to face the new year with nothing but a thirst for fresh excitement and a slightly throbbing head for company. What we need is fresh music, and we need it now. So, […]

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