Just three days after the release of his final album, Blackstar on his birthday, legendary singer-songwriter David Bowie died Sunday after a private battle with cancer. He was 69.
"David Bowie died peacefully today surrounded by his family after a courageous 18-month battle with cancer. While many of you will share in this loss, we ask that you respect the family's privacy during their time of grief," said a statement on Bowie's Facebook page.
During his 40-plus-year career, Bowie, who experimented with Christianity and appears to have held on to parts of the experience, excelled at glam rock, art rock, soul, hard rock, dance pop, punk and electronica.
Blackstar was Bowie's 25th album and his longtime producer Tony Visconti called it his "parting gift."...Read more at CHRISTIAN POST
Monday, January 11, 2016 11:12:00 AM