David Robert Jones OAL (8 January 1947 – 10 January 2016), known professionally as David Bowie ( BOH-ee), was an English singer-songwriter and actor. A leading figure in the music industry, Bowie is regarded as one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century. He was acclaimed by critics and musicians, particularly for his innovative work during the 1970s. His career was marked by reinvention and visual presentation, and his music and stagecraft had a significant impact on popular music.
Bowie developed an interest in music as a child. He studied art, music and design before embarking on a professional career as a musician in 1963. "Space Oddity", released in 1969, was his first top-five entry on the UK Singles Chart. After a period of experimentation, he re-emerged in 1972 during the glam rock era with his flamboyant and androgynous a...
|Born||8/1/1947, in Brixton|
|Died||10/1/2016 (Aged: 69), in New York|
|Married to||Iman Mohamed Abdulmajid (1992-2016)Angela Bowie (1970-1980)|
|Involved with||Amanda LearSusan SarandonCyrinda Foxe|
|Role(s)||Graphic DesignProducerProducer (co)PerformerLiner NotesLead VocalsBackground VocalsVocalAcoustic Guitar|
|Label(s)||ParlophoneEMIRCAEMI AmericaRCA VictorColumbiaVirginRykodiscISO Records東芝EMI 株式会社|
|Label management||ISO Records (personal label)Jones Music America (personal publisher)ARZO Publishing (personal publisher)Black Barbarella Records (producer position)|