David Bowie sadly passed away on January 10th aged 69. While it seems tragically young for such a huge talent, it should be worth noting that The Starman fitted more into his life than perhaps any other artists. Never happy to settle for long on one style, Bowie reinvented vigorously, right up to his jazz inspired final album Blackstar.
HTF takes a look at the various stages of the career of Pop's greatest chameleon!
After a period studying dance with Lindsay Kemp, including an appearance on BBC play The Pistol Shot, Bowie finally found his breakthrough with ‘Space Oddity’, released just five days before Apollo 11’s famous landing on the moon. Introducing us to his first real alter-ego, Major Tom, the single reached the top five in the UK.