Which is your all time favourite David Bowie Song?

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Singer, artist, fashion icon, rock star, actor, genius, game-changer – so many ways to describe the legend that was David Bowie. The world is in mourning after the loss of one of the most iconic musicians that was alive in our time.

Bowie’s career really began with “Space Oddity” in 1969. The celestial folk song about an astronaut lost in space became a smash hit, propelling his momentum. He followed with a long string of classic albums, restlessly veering from one style to the next, unable to stay in the same path for too long.

One of my favourite tributes from our community is from Dale Brain who said  ‘The world is poorer for his passing, but all the richer for his living’.

Listed below are our top 20 songs, and the question is:

Which is your favourite David Bowie Song?

Space Oddity David Bowie · 1969
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The Man Who Sold the World The Man Who Sold the World · 1970
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Life On Mars? Hunky Dory · 1971
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Changes Hunky Dory · 1971
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Moonage Daydream The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars · 1972
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Starman The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars · 1972
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Rebel Rebel Diamond Dogs · 1974
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China Girl Let's Dance · 1983
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Heroes
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Modern Love Let's Dance · 1983
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Ashes To Ashes Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps) · 1980
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Suffragette City The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars · 1972
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Queen Bitch Hunky Dory · 1971
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Oh! You Pretty Things Hunky Dory · 1971
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All the Young Dudes David Live · 1974
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Jean Genie Aladdin Sane · 1973
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Young Americans Young Americans · 1975
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Let's Dance Let's Dance · 1983
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Absolute Beginners Tonight · 1984
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Sound & Vision Low · 1977
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Based on 160 public votes.

 

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lizfid3
16th May 2016
0
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Sound & Vision and Heroes were my favourites, loved most of his music though and also loved him in Labyrinth.
LanceFogg
1st Feb 2016
0
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Jean Genie.
Have to admit to not being a great fan. He was a bit weird sometimes
Fruitcake13
15th Jan 2016
3
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I was a massive Bowie fan and still am. I picked 'Life On Mars' as my favourite, but to be honest it's one of many favourites, as it's impossible to choose just one! 'Rebel, Rebel' has a huge resonance for me as I was such a rebellious teen! I can't quite get used to the fact that he's gone, but I have all my Bowie albums, Bowie books and Bowie memorabilia. I also have a beautiful portrait painting of him which I only bought just over a year ago. Saw him live more than a few times, and he never failed to impress, such a talented, intelligent, ultra cool and thoroughly nice man.
wigsywoo62
14th Jan 2016
5
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You just couldn't pick a favourite !
fordfocus
21st Jan 2016
2
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I agree. So many great songs over the decades. Sadly missed
JohnHerb
13th Jan 2016
3
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Bowie was brilliant! Loved most of his songs especially China Girl and Lets Dance. A lot of the media have said this week he was a genius and he was. You would have to be living in a cave the past 40 years not to know who he was and to have seen all his amazing transformations and music. What a cool dude he was!
Munsterlander
13th Jan 2016
4
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More than brilliant he was a true genius!
Munsterlander
13th Jan 2016
3
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David Bowie was a total genius. I cannot believe the breadth and depth of his music looking at this list it takes me back to my youth. What an incredible guy and a true British legend. He changed culture globally and I there are only a few people in popular media and music who have ever risen to his fame-Elvis, The Beatles, Rolling Stones, Elton John....probably it!!

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