Author Archives: David Bowie News by Bewlay Sister

About David Bowie News by Bewlay Sister

new articles on the history of David Bowie

David Bowie Bing Crosby

Strangest duet ever? Aladdin Sane and the Old Groaner perform the wonderful Christmas medley, ‘Peace On Earth/Little Drummer Boy’, on the 74 year old Bing Crosby’s ‘Merrie Olde Christmas’ TV special filmed on 11 September 1977. Who thought of this … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments

Marc Bolan

Bowie and Bolan. It was complicated. Bolan was complicated! A Rolls Royce owner who couldn’t drive. A dyslexic who never read the books which inspired his early hippie lyrics. (Instead, his wife read the books to him.) A man who … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 44 Comments

All The Young Dudes

David Bowie gave away one of his greatest songs to another band! The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame described ‘All The Young Dudes’ as one of the “500 Songs that Shaped Rock and Roll”. ‘All The Young Dudes’ became … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 13 Comments

Iman

Iman. Supermodel and role model. In addition to her global fame as gloriously beautiful and the first African woman to win the support of the Western fashion industry, Iman is an entrepreneur, activist and philanthropist. She has authored two books … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 8 Comments

David Bowie Mick Jagger Dancing In The Street

The campest video ever! In 1985, David Bowie and Mick Jagger dueted on a hastily recorded version of ‘Dancing In The Street’, the 1964 Motown classic co-written by Marvin Gaye. The Bowie/Jagger version was recorded to benefit the Live Aid … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments