Rock Legend David Bowie Passes Away Aged 69
The star had been battling cancer for 18 months...
Singer David Bowie has died at the age of 69 after a long battle with cancer.
The news was announced via his official Facebook page earlier today, with a rep stating:
“David Bowie died peacefully today surrounded by his family after a courageous 18 month battle with cancer."
Adding: "While many of you will share in this loss, we ask that you respect the family’s privacy during their time of grief."
Bowie had recently released a new album, 'Blackstar', adding to his ever iconic collection of music which ultimately transformed the industry.
The news was also later confirmed by his son, director Duncan Jones.
Our thoughts are with his family at this difficult time.
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