David Bowie Leaves Parting Gift for His Fans
British music legend David Bowie died of cancer on January 10 at the age of 69. Bowie, who had been suffering from cancer for 18 months, released his final album Backstar on his birthday, just two days before his death. His producer confirmed that the music icon intended his final album to be a parting gift for his fans. Bowie, who was famous for his rock music and many personas, sold approximately 140 million albums. Bowie is survived by his supermodel wife Iman and his two children.