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Duncan Jones Gave Dad David Bowie Warcraft Preview

Duncan's movie adaptation of the hit video game franchise, World of Warcraft, was not quite complete when the rock icon's health took a serious turn for the worse at the end of last...

Tilda Swinton To Accept David Bowie's Cfda Honour

The Starman hitmaker, who passed away in January (16), was announced as the recipient of the CFDA's Board of Directors' Tribute Award in March (16), and now it has been revealed Oscar winner...

David Bowie Hits Ballet Set For Detroit

Officials at the Music Hall in Detroit, Michigan have commissioned Complexions Contemporary Ballet to stage a ballet as part of a tribute to the legendary musician, who lost his battle with cancer in...

Ozzy Osbourne Stares At Death Following Bowie, Prince & Lemmy Tragedies

Ozzy is haunted by the memory of touring South America with late Motorhead rocker Lemmy Kilmister last summer (15), when the fellow Brit told the Black Sabbath frontman they would both be dead...

David Bowie's Death Killed Twin Peaks Guest Return

The Fame icon made a guest appearance as FBI Agent Phillip Jeffries in the 1992 film spin-off of the supernatural series, Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me, and according to co-star Harry Goaz,...

Cillian Murphy 'Blown Away' By David Bowie's Peaky Blinders Request

The Fame legend's representatives contacted show creator Steven Knight last year (15) and offered up his new material from his final album, Black Star, to be considered for the period crime drama series....

Glastonbury Plans Prince And David Bowie Tributes

Glastonbury Festival is planning a tribute to Prince, in addition to its confirmed plans to commemorate the late David Bowie next month.The festival’s organiser Emily Eavis told the BBC on Wednesday (May 4th) that a...

Prince & David Bowie Tributes Set For Glastonbury

Bowie headlined the festival in 2000, but Prince never quite made it to the main stage, despite organisers' efforts to book him. Glastonbury boss Emily Eavis tells the BBC that Prince's appearance...

Fan Discovers Amazing Feature Of David Bowie's 'Blackstar' Artwork

Fans of the late David Bowie have discovered an extraordinary ‘secret message’ contained in the album artwork for his final record Blackstar, which happens when you leave it lying out in the sun…The album cover...

David Bowie's Son Praises 'Clever' Dad's Artwork Surprise

Film director Duncan Jones posted a link to a story on NME.com which revealed users of image-sharing website imgur had discovered a touching secret hidden in the artwork of the vinyl edition of album Blackstar.The...

David Bowie's Music Will Feature In New Series Of 'Peaky Blinders'

David Bowie’s music will feature on the third series of BBC crime drama ‘Peaky Blinders’, which is set to air next month. The late musician was a big fan of the show, which stars Cillian...

Charli Xcx: 'Female Success Is Always Questioned'

The 23-year-old singer is paving the way for fellow women in the music industry, and as well as churning out hit records, she also writes for other artists and has her own label, Vroom Vroom...

Ricky Gervais Had "No Idea" His Friend David Bowie Was Terminally Ill

David Bowie kept his illness a closely-guarded secret from the world, his friend Ricky Gervais has said, revealing that he was in contact with the late singer as little as two weeks before the end...

Amy Schumer: 'I Would Love To Do Nothing'

The Trainwreck star has a hectic schedule and is fully booked with obligations including her sketch show Inside Amy Schumer, stand-up appearances, film work, events, fundraisers and promotional duties. But while she loves to keep...

Ricky Gervais' Shock Over David Bowie's Death

The Space Oddity singer died on 10 January (16) aged 69 following a battle with liver cancer. His untimely passing came as a shock to many as Bowie made the decision to keep his illness...

Unreleased David Bowie Songs To Be Broadcast On U.k. Television

During his lifetime the rock legend attempted to keep unfinished or discarded songs secret so fans would only hear the final finished version of each track. However, following the Starman musician's death from...

Iman Reveals How Her Long-lasting Marriage To David Bowie Kept Strong

David Bowie’s widow Iman has revealed what held the key to her long-lasting marriage to the late rock star, in a previously unseen interview filmed before his death in January this year.The Somali-born supermodel, 60,...

James Franco Celebrates Birthday Dressed As Bowie

The 127 Hours star turned 38 on Tuesday (19Apr16), and he gathered his pals to mark the occasion at the Happiest Place on Earth. Franco decided to pay a little tribute to...

Iman Opens Up On Tv About Marriage To David Bowie

The veteran model and style queen sat down with America's Oprah: Where Are They Now? TV show before her husband's death in January (16), and candidly discussed her life with David. "We...

Lcd Soundsystem Pay Tribute To David Bowie At Coachella

During the first headline set of the weekend at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California, the rockers covered Bowie's Heroes during their set, as well as playing a snippet of November Rain...

David Bowie's Blackstar Is Britain's Top Selling Vinyl

Vinyl copies of Blackstar even outsold Adele's 25 from January to March this year (16), according to figures released by Britain's Official Chart Company. The record was released on 8 January (16),...

David Bowie's 'Blackstar' Revealed As Highest Selling Vinyl Lp On Eve Of Record Store Day 2016

The vinyl revival is continuing apace ahead of Record Store Day this weekend, with data from the British music industry suggesting that sales of the old-fashioned format are on course to top three million by...

Duran Duran Pay Tribute To David Bowie At New York Gig

The 80s pop supergroup performed a mash-up of their 1981 hit Planet Earth and Bowie's Space Oddity during the show at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Frontman Simon Le Bon has always...

Signed David Bowie Sheet Music To Be Sold Off For Charity

The lot will go on sale on auction website eSolidar in support of the Rumble in the Jumble sale on 14 May (16), a charity event held at the British capital's Oval Space...

David Bowie's Drummer Loses Cancer Battle

The percussionist, who had been struggling with stage four lung cancer, had reportedly been receiving hospice care in March (16) in the weeks leading up to his death. Bowie's producer pal Tony...

Glenn Hughes: 'David Bowie Kept Me In Deep Purple'

Bowie was the singer's roommate when Hughes was considering quitting the heavy metal supergroup and reforming his old band Trapeze - and urged him to think twice. "When Ritchie (Blackmore) left the...

David Bowie Dominates List Of Best Selling Albums So Far In 2016

David Bowie has dominated the list of the biggest selling albums of 2016 so far, with three of his records claiming places in the top 10. The list, compiled by OfficialCharts.com, also shows that 2015’s...

Lulu: 'Women In Music Are Used Like Pole Dancers'

The star, who became an overnight sensation following the release of her hit Shout in 1964 - when she was just 15, insists sexism in the industry is worse now than it was...

Mumford & Sons Join Bowie Tribute For Second Night Of Covers

The Brits were among the musicians who took the stage at Radio City Music Hall for the second night of two Bowie tribute concerts, which was live-streamed on the internet. Harry, former...

Stars Gather For Musical Tribute To David Bowie

The all-star gig, at which artists including the Flaming Lips, Pixies, Debbie Harry, Cyndi Lauper and REM singer Michael Stipe performed was held at the city's Carnegie Hall venue. The event...

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