David Bowie Dies At 69 From Cancer, Artists Pay Tribute

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World famous, legendary musician David Bowie passed away last night, January 10th, 2016, after an 18 month battle with cancer. He was 69 years old.

His son confirmed the news through social media:

January 10 2016 – David Bowie died peacefully today surrounded by his family after a courageous 18 month battle with…

Posted by David Bowie on Sunday, January 10, 2016

The world took to social media to pay tribute, including many artists like Kanye, Pharrell, Disclosure, Queens of the Stone Age, The Rolling Stones and more:

#RIP David Bowie #StardustHeaven

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See you in Valhalla Black Star

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The news comes just days after his last album, Blackstar was released. You can remenice with his full discography, streaming through Spotify:

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