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No Plan EP CD #1 On UK Chart

on March 03, 2017

 

“Here is my place without a plan”

 

In January, the No Plan digital EP reached #1 on the iTunes charts of 11 countries including the UK, Netherlands, Denmark, Ireland, Norway, Finland and Sweden, and broke the Top 20 in more than 30 territories.

 

Now the CD EP has gone straight in at #1 on the UK’s Official Physical Singles Chart Top 100.

 

Meanwhile the 40th anniversary Sound And Vision picture disc is enjoying its third week at #1 on the UK’s Official Vinyl Singles Chart Top 40.

 

Finally, there are still four Bowie albums on the Official Vinyl Albums Chart Top 40.

 

#10 Legacy

#12 ★

#25

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★ Achievements round-up

on March 02, 2017

 

“Something happened”

 

As the RIAA publishes its full list of Gold and Platinum awards for February in the U.S., we would like to take this opportunity to thank all of you that helped make ★ such an incredible worldwide success since its release on David Bowie’s 69th birthday on January 8th, 2016.

 

Here’s a round-up of some of the things you helped ★ achieve...

 

David Bowie's 28th and final album, ★ (ISO/Columbia), certified gold in the U.S. by the RIAA for sales in excess of 500,000 units.

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Mick Rock Tokyo exhibition and talks

on February 28, 2017

 

“We had a friend, a talking man”

 

As you may already know, Mick Rock’s photo exhibition - David Bowie by Mick Rock - is currently underway at VACANT in Harajuku, Tokyo, Japan, boasting approximately 50 iconic Bowie images shot by Mick Rock.

 

Here’s a bit from Mick...

 

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“I'm delighted to be returning to Tokyo for my first time in a decade. In 2007 I did a book and an exhibition (called Tamashii), with my friend Kanzaburo Nakamura, the great Kabuki Master.

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Two Bowie wins at the BRITs

on February 22, 2017

 

“’Cos we believe in you”

 

David Bowie has won both British Male Solo Artist and Mastercard British Album Of The Year for ★ at the @BRIT Awards 2017 ceremony at London’s O2 Arena this evening.

 

The British Male Solo Artist award was collected by Michael C. Hall after being presented by Zane Lowe. Here’s Michael’s acceptance speech:

 

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“If David Bowie could be here tonight, he probably wouldn't be here tonight.

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Brixton Bowie memorial crowdfunding now

on February 21, 2017

 

“Screaming along in South London”

 

Below is an edited excerpt from the press release for a truly impressive landmark of a memorial to David Bowie, which is crowdfunding for the next 28 days here.

 

#ZiggyZag  #BowieBrixton 

 

 

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In a fifty year career David Bowie blazed a trail that brought joy to millions, changing lives and opening minds. Many of us would not be the people we are, were it not for Bowie.

 

When David Bowie died, the world lost an irreplaceable talent. Brixton also lost a son. David Bowie, our Brixton boy.

 

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