David Bowie

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Quotes (17)

  • David Bowie: I don't know where I'm going from here, but I promise it won't be boring.

  • David Bowie: I think Mick Jagger would be astounded and amazed if he realized to many people he is not a sex symbol, but a mother image.

  • David Bowie: Nothing can compare to EastEnders. It's some of the best literature being written in England at the moment.

  • David Bowie: All Englishmen like dresses. It's something in their genes. Everyone knows it. They just don't talk about it.

  • David Bowie: I've re-invented my image so many times that I'm in denial that I was originally an overweight Korean woman.

  • David Bowie: You would think a rock star being married to a super-model would be one of the greatest things in the world. It is.

  • David Bowie: I've always been a big fan of diversification, eh? At one period I had the whole lot going. I was a Buddhist mime songwriter and a part-time sax player.

  • David Bowie: I've found that every time I've made a radical change it's helped me feel buoyant as an artist.

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Trivia (23)

  • In 2003, David won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Special Class Special in his work on Hollywood Rocks the Movies: The 1970s. 

  • David provided backing vocals for Scarlett Johansson's first album, Anywhere I Lay My Head. The album consists of covers of Tom Waits songs.

  • David Bowie released his first single in June 1964, at the young age of 17.

  • During 2007, David will re-release 17 albums and perform on stage in May in New York. This will be his first major concert in three years.

  • David's song Space Oddity is ranked #60 on VH1's 100 Greatest Songs of Rock & Roll.

  • David produced and wrote a song for Mott the Hoople entitled All the Young Dudes.

  • David supposedly refused the honor of being designated C.B.E. (Commander of the Order of British Empire) in 2000.

  • David appeared in commercials for XM satellite radio in 2005 alongside Snoop Dogg.

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