All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘David Bowie’

Alexandria Zahra Jones, David Bowie’s Daughter, To Inherit A Fortune From The Late Rock Icon’s Estate

Alexandria Zahra Jones certainly is a lucky girl to have a legendary father who was loved by many and who loved her very much. Even in death, David Bowie showed great generosity to the people he loved and cared about. His will, which was signed in August of 2004, was finally filed on Friday afternoon in a courthouse in Manhattan. …

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David Bowie Left Instructions in Will to Have Ashes Strewn in Bali

David Bowie died on January 10 at the age of 69. The singer and actor–whose legal name was David Jones–suffered from cancer for about a year and a half before he died. In his will, David Bowie left explicit instructions about his estate. Nearly half will go to wife Iman. Half will be divided between his two children, Duncan Jones …

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Alexandria Zahra Jones, Daughter of David Bowie and Iman, Receives One-Quarter of Late Father’s Estate

Alexandria Zahra Jones is the daughter of the late David Bowie and model and designer Iman. Named recently in her late father’s will, Alexandria Zahra Jones will one day be a very wealthy woman. Bowie leaves $100m fortune in will https://t.co/pjTLbi3zKM — BBC News (World) (@BBCWorld) January 30, 2016 According to a report from the New York Times, Bowie–whose real …

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Lexi Bowie: David Bowie’s Daughter Was Able To Experience Him As David Jones, Father

Lexi Bowie knew our David Bowie as only a daughter can know her father. To Lexi Bowie the legendary musician was simply David Jones, her dad. It is only appropriate that David Bowie spent the last decade of his life in the prized domestic role. He was frequently spotted in New York with Lexi Bowie on school runs or out …

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Jennifer Connelly: Will She Star in “Labyrinth” Reboot?

Jennifer Connelly recently spoke out about her Labyrinth costar–David Bowie–upon the sad news that the singer and actor had passed away almost two weeks ago. Now word is circling about a reboot of the film–but no one seems to know a lot about it. ‘Labyrinth’ reboot (or something) in the works with ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ co-writer: https://t.co/AE4jKsyGBu pic.twitter.com/XXCulujbrl — …

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Glenn Frey, Eagles Singer and Guitarist, Dies at 67

Glenn Frey of The Eagles has died at the age of 67. The singer and guitarist passed away in New York City on Monday. Eagles founding member Glenn Frey dies in NYC, band announces https://t.co/rhg1sfNcpW pic.twitter.com/1TKAToSQ5U — ABC7 Eyewitness News (@ABC7) January 18, 2016 TMZ reports Glenn Frey died from “a combination of complications from rheumatoid arthritis, acute ulcerative colitis, …

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Jennifer Connelly Mourns Passing of “Labyrinth” Costar David Bowie

Jennifer Connelly was just a teenager when she appeared in Labyrinth alongside the late David Bowie. On Monday she–along with countless others–mourned the passing of the actor and musician. Jennifer Connelly remembers #Labyrinth costar David Bowie: https://t.co/qm16nY63B8 pic.twitter.com/8hbTXMKNLU — Entertainment Weekly (@EW) January 11, 2016 “I met David Bowie when I was 14 and he became a hero to me–because …

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Conan O’Brien Honors David Bowie With Montage Of His ‘Late Night’ Appearances

Following news of David Bowie’s death, late night talk show host Conan O’ Brien paid tribute to the musician on his TBS show Conan on Monday night. “Obviously this is a very sad day. Everyone found out that David Bowie passed away yesterday. Incredibly sad news,” O’Brien began his monologue. “He was on our show several times over the years …

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Mick Jagger: David Bowie Was “A True Original”

Mick Jagger has paid tribute to his friend and collaborator, David Bowie. Bowie passed away on January 10th after an 18-month fight with cancer. “January 10 2016 – David Bowie died peacefully today surrounded by his family after a courageous 18 month battle with cancer. While many of you will share in this loss, we ask that you respect the …

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Model Iman Pays Tribute To Husband David Bowie On Social Media

In the midst of all the shock and mourning that has taken place after the sudden death of rock icon David Bowie, his loyal wife, the Somali-American model Iman is now in the spotlight. Bowie – David Jones in real life – succumbed to liver cancer at the age of 69 on Sunday, after being diagnosed 18 months earlier. Just …

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Jennifer Connelly Recalls Working on “Labyrinth” With David Bowie

Jennifer Connelly starred in the film Labyrinth with David Bowie almost 30 years ago, and on Monday–just a day after Bowie died of cancer–she recalled the experience. Carnegie Hall will put on a David Bowie memorial concert in March: https://t.co/1uuYSXwca8 pic.twitter.com/fwtMmg4OXF — New York Magazine (@NYMag) January 12, 2016 Jennifer Connelly remembers #Labyrinth costar David Bowie: https://t.co/qm16nY63B8 pic.twitter.com/8hbTXMKNLU — Entertainment …

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Joe Manganiello Mourns Passing of David Bowie, Wanted to Work With “Man Who Fell to Earth” Actor

Joe Manganiello is mourning the passing of legendary musician and actor David Bowie, who died following an 18-month battle with cancer on Sunday. Bowie was 69. Taking to Twitter in the early hours of Monday morning to express his grief, Joe Manganiello said he always wanted to work with Bowie the actor. People always asked me what actor I wanted …

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David Zowie, David Bowie–Some Brits Confused Over Who Died

David Zowie is a British DJ, known for the radio show House Every Weekend. David Bowie was–well, that shouldn’t require any explanation. It seems it does in some British circles, however, as many confused the music icon–who died Sunday of cancer–with the 34-year-old DJ. Zowie fans, as with David Bowie fans, took to social media to mourn their confusion. gutted …

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Alexandria Jones, the Late David Bowie’s Daughter: Teen Lives Private, but Normal Life

Alexandria Jones is, by most accounts, a normal teenager. Living a fairly private life, the teen is now mourning the loss of her dad, David Bowie. Bowie died on Sunday, following an 18-month battle with cancer that most people had no idea he was fighting. The daughter of the late Bowie and his wife, model and fashion designer Iman, Alexandria …

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Angela Bowie to Remain on “Celebrity Big Brother” Despite David Bowie’s Death

Angela Bowie, the ex-wife of the late David Bowie, is a contestant on Celebrity Big Brother, leaving many wondering–in light of David Bowie’s passing from cancer on Sunday–if she would remain on the show. Producers for the show say Angela Bowie plans to stay put. Angie Bowie to STAY in Celebrity Big Brother house after David Bowie's death: https://t.co/gljyNpgwh4 pic.twitter.com/BG4ZhfFBFF …

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David Bowie Dies at 69 Following 18-Month Cancer Battle

David Bowie has died at the age of 69 after battling cancer for 18 months. The music legend’s rep confirmed his death to The Hollywood Reporter on Sunday. RIP David Bowie pic.twitter.com/o2OLdMm4fv — [adult swim] (@adultswim) January 11, 2016 “David Bowie died peacefully today surrounded by his family after a courageous 18-month battle with cancer. While many of you will …

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Julie Andrew’s Collaborator, Conductor and Friend, Ian Fraser, Dies at 81

Julie Andrews lost a good friend and musical collaborator over weekend. Emmy award-winning composer and longtime conductor Ian Frazer died “very peacefully” of cancer at his Los Angeles home Friday. He was 81. “Ian was my beloved friend, trusted conductor, arranger, pianist and all-around musical genius,” Andrews said in a statement Friday. “I will miss him very much, indeed. “As …

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Mick Jagger Futbol Jinx and the Mars Bar Legend

Now that the World Cup furor is all over but the hangovers, the story of how Mick Jagger ruined it for everybody is in the books until the next go-round. But just in case you have been under the proverbial rock … Mick Jagger has become a bit of a pariah for World Cup teams. It seems that whoever he …

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David Bowie Classics to be Covered at MCA

The Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago has been chosen as the U.S. venue for the David Bowie is… exhibit, which opened to great fanfare London’s Victoria and Albert Museum. The MCA exhibit is set to begin in September, and will run through January, 2015. David Bowie is… exhibits over 300 pieces, including costumes, handwritten lyrics, album artwork, set designs …

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Jay Z and Beyonce: Exploiting Justin Bieber?

Jay Z and Beyonce used a mugshot of Justin Bieber at the opening night of their ‘On the Run’ concert at Miami’s Sun Life Stadium on Wednesday night. They also used mugshots of other music artists including Jim Morrison, Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs, and David Bowie. Beyonce commented while the mugshots were shown in a montage, saying “even the greatest can …

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Axl Rose Not World’s Greatest Singer

A recent Concert Hotels infographic concerning the vocal ranges of popular singers confused some into reading that Guns N’ Roses frontman Axl Rose has been deemed the greatest vocalist of all time. What the chart, entitled “The Vocal Ranges of the World’s Greatest Singers,” conveyed was that Axl does indeed have a large vocal range, but does not declare him …

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Kurt Cobain’s Case Won’t Be Reopened by Seattle PD

Seattle police have stated that they won’t be reopening the case regarding the death of iconic Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, just days before the 20-year anniversary of his suicide in 1994. He was 27. Over the years there has been speculation and numerous conspiracy theories concerning some unknown cause of Cobain’s death, but police insist that it was a gunshot …

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David Bowie: Are the Rumors of A Tour True?

David Bowie has again reached a new generation, as his new album “The Next Day” , his first album in 1 years, reaching No. 1 across the world. British tabloid, The Mirror now reports that concert promoters are dying to get Bowie back on stage for the first time in eight years. Also, next year will mark the 50th anniversary …

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David Bowie Offered Hannibal Role

E! News has reported that rocker David Bowie is being courted for a role in season two of NBC’s Hannibal. Showrunner Bryan Fuller says, “We have reached out to David Bowie to see if he’s interested and available. We would love for him to play Hannibal’s uncle, who is a character from the literature and in the books.” Hannibal’s uncle …

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Trevor Bolder Dies: David Bowie and Uriah Heep Bassist Was 62

Trevor Bolder, English rock bassist and songwriter who is best known for his time with David Bowie’s The Spiders from Mars and progressive hard rock band Uriah Heep, has died of cancer. He was 62. Bolder played with Bowie’s The Spiders from Mars across four studio albums: Hunky Dory, Ziggy Stardust, Aladdin Sane and Pin Ups. He also played with …

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Trevor Bolder Dies At 62, Was Bassist For David Bowie

Trevor Bolder, a name famous among David Bowie fans the world over, died Tuesday at the age of 62 after a bout with pancreatic cancer. Bolder was one of the founding members of David Bowie’s band – The Spiders From Mars. He also joined with the band Uriah Heep in the 70s and played with them throughout the rest of …

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David Bowie: Controversy Over Religious Imagery in New Video

Using religious imagery is nothing new for music artists. Stars as different as Madonna and Kanye West have come under fire from religious Americans for the use of crosses and other religious symbols in music videos. Now, David Bowie has found a way to thrust his name back into pop music using the tried-and-true tactic of annoying Christians. The 66-year-old …

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Flight Of The Conchords Team Up With Kids For Song

Flight Of The Conchords, otherwise known as New Zealanders Bret McKenzie and Jemaine Clement, have teamed up with some real kids in their neck of the woods to write a song for charity, and–much like everything the duo does–it’s adorable. The songwriting team sit down with the kids to ask them where they think money comes from, what the worst …

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