David Bowie will always be remembered as more than a singer. The larger-than-life artist was also an artist, an actor, and even founded his own short-lived Internet service provider in the late 1990s. But his most memorable time was probably in the early 1970s when he came on stage as a brightly dressed Ziggy Stardust and consolidated his place in history as a performer who defied almost every conceivable norm. Now you can experience that crucial moment in his career with the new book by TASCHEN, The Rise of David Bowie ($ 40).
The images found on this 300-page page can give an intimate look at this crucial moment in his career. The book is by Mick Rock, a photographer known as "the man who shot the 1
Did you know that Bowie is an avid reader who often completes a book every day? While waiting for your copy to arrive, read the artist's 100 favorite books, including titles such as Gustave Flaubert's Madame Bovary and The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald.
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