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David Bowie

 
Date Of Birth:
January 08, 1947 (75)
Bio:
Davie Bowie was a leading figure in the music industry and is regarded as one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century. He was acclaimed by critics and musicians, particularly for his innovative work during the 1970s. His career was marked by reinvention and visual presentation, with ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: January 08, 1947 (75)

Bio:
Davie Bowie was a leading figure in the music industry and is regarded as one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century. He was acclaimed by critics and musicians, particularly for his innovative work during the 1970s. His career was marked by reinvention and visual presentation, with ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
1979
John Merrick [Replacement]

Productions

 
[West End, 2016] [Replacement]
Writer[Replacement]

Writing

Book, Music, Lyrics
Original Music

David Bowie Biography

Davie Bowie was a leading figure in the music industry and is regarded as one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century. He was acclaimed by critics and musicians, particularly for his innovative work during the 1970s. His career was marked by reinvention and visual presentation, with his music and stagecraft having a significant impact on popular music. During his lifetime, his record sales, estimated at over 100 million records worldwide, made him one of the best-selling music artists of all time. In the UK, he was awarded ten platinum album certifications, eleven gold and eight silver, and released eleven number-one albums. In the US, he received five platinum and nine gold certifications. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1996. Rolling Stone placed him among its list of the 100 Greatest Artists of All Time and named him the "Greatest Rock Star Ever" following his death in 2016.

David Bowie Awards and Nominations

 
BroadwayWorld Awards - 2018 - Best Score Gold Star
David Bowie, SpongeBob SquarePants
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2018 - Outstanding New Score Gold Star
David BowieSpongeBob SquarePants
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2016 - Outstanding Book of a Musical (Broadway or off-Broadway)
David Bowie, Lazarus
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2016 - Outstanding Book of a Musical (Broadway or off-Broadway)
David Bowie, Lazarus
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2016 - Outstanding Book of a Musical (Broadway or off-Broadway)
David Bowie, Lazarus

David Bowie News

New Exhibit Opens at the Jackson Gallery Photo New Exhibit Opens at the Jackson Gallery
by Stephi Wild - Nov 30, 2022

The Jackson Gallery will be transformed into a carnival of color to warm the winter months. Artists Fran Bull and Robert Black collaborate under the name Frobertan. Fran, an artist and writer, and Robert, architect and artist, share a vision for expressing the message of peace, harmony and creativity.

Writer/Artist Peppur Chambers Appointed To Chandler Cultural Foundation Board Photo Writer/Artist Peppur Chambers Appointed To Chandler Cultural Foundation Board
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 29, 2022

Writer, film and theater producer and educator Peppur Chambers has been appointed to the Chandler Cultural Foundation's Managing Board,.

Duran Duran Announce Second Headline Show At London's The O2 Photo Duran Duran Announce Second Headline Show At London's The O2
by Michael Major - Nov 28, 2022

Duran Duran’s six headline FUTURE PAST arena shows will begin at Manchester’s AO Arena on April 29th, marking the band’s first-ever performance at the venue, followed by two dates at London’s The O2 Arena, Leeds’ First Direct Arena, Birmingham’s Utilita Arena, and the 3 Arena in Dublin. More activity is soon to be announced.

Straight No Chaser to Bring 25th Anniversary Tour to Overture Center in December Photo Straight No Chaser to Bring 25th Anniversary Tour to Overture Center in December
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 23, 2022

The a cappella group Straight No Chaser, from Indiana University in Bloomington, Ind., is touring in celebration of their 25th anniversary with a stop at Overture Center on Wednesday, Dec. 7 at 7:30 p.m. in Overture Hall.

Scott Bradlee's A VERY POSTMODERN CHRISTMAS Comes to The Ridgefield Playhouse On Dece Photo Scott Bradlee's A VERY POSTMODERN CHRISTMAS Comes to The Ridgefield Playhouse On December 14
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 22, 2022

Since its inception in 2011, Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox have been making pop hits of today sound like the songs of yesterday. Reworking hit modern songs in alternative styles such as swing, doo-wop, jazz, and ragtime, the group went viral after their cover of Miley Cyrus' “We Can't Stop.”

Band For Sale Release New Single 'Is There Anybody?' Photo Band For Sale Release New Single 'Is There Anybody?'
by Michael Major - Nov 22, 2022

Brandwein previously oversaw the growth of Turkuaz, the nine-piece funk band he’d fronted since college, into an internationally touring powerhouse sharing the stage and collaborating with legends like The Talking Heads’ Jerry Harrison and Adrian Belew (King Crimson, David Bowie, NIN).

Brandi Carlile Sets 'Mothership Weekend' Concert Festival Photo Brandi Carlile Sets 'Mothership Weekend' Concert Festival
by Michael Major - Nov 22, 2022

“Brandi Carlile’s Mothership Weekend” will take place in Miramar Beach, FL May 12-14. Created as an annual Mother’s Day celebration, the festival will feature performances from Carlile, Hozier, Bonnie Raitt, Mavis Staples, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, Danielle Ponder, The Milk Carton Kids, Katie Pruitt and Fancy Hagood.

Duran Duran Announce 2023 Headline UK & Ireland Arena Tour Photo Duran Duran Announce 2023 Headline UK & Ireland Arena Tour
by Michael Major - Nov 21, 2022

2022 has seen Duran Duran celebrate a landmark year. The band have just been inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame, a career peak that follows a summer live season of epic proportions - headlining London’s Hyde Park, performing at the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Concert at Buckingham Palace, and more.

Review: STARMANIA a LA SEINE MUSICALE - PARIGI Photo Review: STARMANIA a LA SEINE MUSICALE - PARIGI
by Ettore Farrattini - Nov 19, 2022

STARMANIA a LA SEINE MUSICALE - PARIGI TORNA UN NUOVO SPETTACOLARE ALLESTIMENTO DELLA PIU FAMOSA OPERA ROCK FRANCESE IN SCENA FINO AL 29 GENNAIO E POI IN TOUR IN TUTTA LA FRANCIA, BELGIO E SVIZZERA.

Brandi Carlile Nominated for Seven GRAMMY Awards Photo Brandi Carlile Nominated for Seven GRAMMY Awards
by Michael Major - Nov 15, 2022

Brandi Carlile is nominated for seven awards at the 65th GRAMMY Awards: Album of the Year (In These Silent Days), Record of the Year (“You And Me On The Rock” feat. Lucius), Best Americana Album (In These Silent Days), Best Americana Performance (“You And Me On The Rock” feat. Lucius), and more.

David Bowie Videos

VIDEO: Marc Maron Talks About His Bowie Memorabilia on THE LATE LATE SHOW Videoplay
VIDEO: Marc Maron Talks About His Bowie Memorabilia on THE LATE LATE SHOW

by Stage Tube - Nov 20, 2020

James Corden connects with Marc Maron who decided to forego a trip to Florida for Thanksgiving in the name of safety. And James Marc about sharpening his skills in the kitchen during quarantine. After, the star of the new David Bowie film 'Stardust' shares an incredible piece of Bowie memorabilia.

VIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for David Bowie Biopic STARDUST Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for David Bowie Biopic STARDUST

by Stage Tube - Oct 28, 2020

David Bowie is one of the most seminal legends in music history; but who was the man behind the many faces? In 1971, a 24-year-old fledgling David Bowie (Johnny Flynn) is sent to America to promote his newest record, The Man Who Sold the World.

BWW Interview: Ethan Slater & Tom Kenny Chat About THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL on DVD Videoplay
BWW Interview: Ethan Slater & Tom Kenny Chat About THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL on DVD

by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 21, 2020

'The SpongeBob Musical: Live on Stage!' is coming to DVD on November 3rd!

VIDEO: Watch the Music Video For Sophia Anne Caruso's Single 'Toys' Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Music Video For Sophia Anne Caruso's Single 'Toys'

by Stage Tube - Aug 4, 2020

Sophia Anne Caruso has released a music video for her single 'Toys'! The single was first released on May 22.

First Listen: Preview 'Dracula's Tango' from Kim David Smith's New Album! Videoplay
First Listen: Preview 'Dracula's Tango' from Kim David Smith's New Album!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 16, 2020

The new album Kim David Smith: Live at Joe's Pub will be released on digital and streaming platforms, in addition to a physical CD, on Friday, July 17. Pre-order the album or purchase the CD at KimDavidSmith.com

VIDEO: Clive Owen Talks About Idolizing David Bowie Videoplay
VIDEO: Clive Owen Talks About Idolizing David Bowie

by Stage Tube - Dec 12, 2019

Clive Owen stars in the new movie 'The Song of Names' and he credits his acting career to David Bowie, who sparked his imagination as a child.

VIDEO: Ethan Slater Performs 'Best Day Ever' In SPONGEBOB THE MUSICAL: LIVE ON STAGE! Videoplay
VIDEO: Ethan Slater Performs 'Best Day Ever' In SPONGEBOB THE MUSICAL: LIVE ON STAGE!

by Linnae Medeiros - Dec 4, 2019

It's far from a typical Bikini Bottom day because we're getting a sneak peek at Tony nominee Ethan Slater performing 'Best Day Ever' in the upcoming The Spongebob Musical: Live on Stage, which is set to come to the small screen on Nickelodeon on December 7th! Check out this video if nautical nonsense be something you wish!

Glitter Machine Covers Ariana Grande's 'God is a Woman' Videoplay
Glitter Machine Covers Ariana Grande's 'God is a Woman'

by Abigail Charpentier - Nov 22, 2019

GLITTER MACHINE will drop their third single God is a Woman, a cover of Ariana Grande's hit released in 2018.

VIDEO: Get a Peek Behind the Curtain With the Touring Cast of THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL Videoplay
VIDEO: Get a Peek Behind the Curtain With the Touring Cast of THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL

by Stage Tube - Nov 17, 2019

The cast of The Spongebob Musical is giving fans a peek behind the curtain in an all new video.

Vlossom Shares Video for Debut Single 'Catch Your Breath' Videoplay
Vlossom Shares Video for Debut Single 'Catch Your Breath'

by Abigail Charpentier - Nov 14, 2019

The music of Vlossom is an entry into another world, a wonderland both beautifully futuristic and profoundly elemental. Vlossom is a newly birthed collaboration between Australian musicians Nick Littlemore (of multi-platinum selling acts Empire of the Sun & PNAU) and Alister Wright (frontman of Australian indie rock band Cloud Control). 


David Bowie Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has David Bowie been in?
David Bowie has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has David Bowie been in?
David Bowie has not appeared in the West End

What awards has David Bowie been nominated for?
Best Score (BroadwayWorld Awards) for SpongeBob SquarePants , Outstanding New Score (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for SpongeBob SquarePants , Outstanding Book of a Musical (Broadway or off-Broadway) (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Lazarus Outstanding Book of a Musical (Broadway or off-Broadway) (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Lazarus and Outstanding Book of a Musical (Broadway or off-Broadway) (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Lazarus .

What awards has David Bowie won?
Best Score (BroadwayWorld Awards) for SpongeBob SquarePantsand Outstanding New Score (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for SpongeBob SquarePants.

How many shows has David Bowie written?
David Bowie has written 2 shows including Lazarus (Book, Music, Lyrics), The Spongebob Musical (Original Music).