Top 10 Reasons Why David Bowie Was GreatMartinglez David Bowie died aged 69 today because of cancer. Another legend has died, and here is why he was great. RIP David Bowie.
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He was great with many unique styles RIP! - htoutlaws2012
He...died? Another example of the good artists dying and the bad ones staying alive. - RiverClanRocks
RIP David Bowie. Your legacy shall never be forgotten - bobbythebrony
David's gone, but his music remains. I'm merely lucky to have had the privilege of experiencing them. - keycha1n
"Look up here, I'm in heaven." -Lazarus, David Bowie - keycha1n
Many people associate him with rock but he managed all types - including Jazz. - Britgirl
He had just released an album before death. - Martinglez
Granted, some albums were better than others, but he never sacrificed his artistic integrity. - PetSounds
Surprising, just after his birthday and album release, and not a lot of word that he was struggling. It's good that he and his family had privacy though.
My experience has been that people often hold on through important dates or goals; he may have fought for that and then decided it was time to let go.
He's free of pain. He's free - Billyv
The Man Who Fell To Earth was strangely good. - Britgirl
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2. His music had meaning
3. He inspired countless artists, and will inspire more