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On January 10, 2016, the music world lost one of its most shining stars, David Bowie who died of liver cancer at the age of 69. David Bowie was one of those musicians who, through his music could deliver a good amount of sensitivity towards humanity. He was a complete package of talent as he played several roles in his life that included the role of a songwriter, singer, record producer, multi-instrumentalist, painter and an actor. Early life of Bowie Born as David Robert Jones on 8th January 1947 in South London, Bowie had tried a bit of art, music and designing before opting for a professional career in music. He began his career in 1962 when he formed a band at the age of 15 years only. Highly influenced by Elvis Presley and Little Richard, Bowie used to play guitar based music at weddings and gatherings. Professional career It was in 1967 when he released his first album titled “David Bowie”. However, Bowie’s name got famous with the release of his second studio album “Space Oddity” which earned him appreciations from the public as well as the critics. The rest of the 23 albums were popular amongst the crowd, thanks to the adapting skills of the musician that helped him produce music as per the latest fashion and trend. If you look at David Bowie posters you would not only find the talented individual only behind the microphones or holding the guitar. Bowie used in acting talents in play lead role for multiple feature films as well. His acting in 1976 feature film ‘The Man Who Fell to Earth’ won him the Best Actor in Saturn Awards. He also won the MTV Movie Award for ‘Zoolander’ in 2001. In his long music career of over 5 decades, Bowie has released 25 studio albums, 10 compilation albums, and 9 live albums. Some of the most popular and innovative songs of Bowie are “Station to “station”, “fashion”, “Modern love”, “John, I’m only dancing”, and “Width of a circle” just to name a few. His contribution to popular music was recognized widely and he was awarded the Grammy Awards twice and the Brit Awards thrice. His parting gift No matter how popular the David Bowie posters were, but Bowie’s albums could never top the charts. He managed to achieve that as well with “Blackstar”, his parting gift to the people as he was aware of being diagnosed with cancer when he was working on this album. This album topped the charts in many countries that included the US Billboard 200 as well. The album was released on the 69th birthday of the ‘chameleon musician’ who lived for just two days after the release of the album. If you are an admirer of this great and talented musician, you can easily order your own David Bowie posters at idposter.com. The David Bowie posters that are available here capture the style and charisma that the legendary musician carried all throughout his life.