On This Day In Music: David Bowie Releases Changes

On January 7, 1972 David Bowie released the single Changes. A track taken from his fourth studio album, ‘Hunky Dory’.

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On This Day In Music: David Bowie Scores Second #1 Album With ‘Pin-Ups’

On November 3, 1973 David Bowie scored his second UK #1 album when ‘Pin-Ups’ reached the top of the chart.

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On This Day In Music: David Bowie Releases ‘Heroes’

On October 14, 1977 David Bowie released his twelfth studio album, ‘Heroes’, which was recorded with Brian Eno and Tony Visconti and featured Robert Fripp.

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On This Day In Music: David Bowie Releases Space Oddity

On July 11, 1969, David Bowie released Space Oddity, a matter of days before Apollo 11 set off for the moon. With Rick Wakeman of Yes contributing Mellotron, the iconic song, which detailed the mission of Major Tom, was recorded at London’s Trident Studios and included on Bowie’s second album. The single reached #1 after being re-released in 1975, while astronaut Chris Hadfield paid tribute to Bowie with a rendition during his stay on the International Space Station in 2013.

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On This Day In Music: David Bowie Releases Life On Mars?

On June 22, 1973 David Bowie released one of his most famous singles, Life On Mars?. The track, which features Yes keyboardist Rick Wakeman, reached #3 on the UK singles chart.

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On This Day In Music: David Bowie Hits #1 With ‘Black Tie White Noise’

On April 17, 1993 David Bowie reached #1 on the UK album chart with his eighteenth studio album, ‘Black Tie White Noise’.

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On This Day In Music: David Bowie At #1 With Let’s Dance

On April 9, 1983 David Bowie reached #1 on the UK singles chart with Let’s Dance.

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