Sound And Vision: The 40 Definitive David Bowie Songs From The 1970s

By Sarah Norman | May 24, 2024

Wham Bam Thank You Ma'am

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The music of David Bowie is some of the most ecstatic and nuanced pop music of the 20th and 21st century, but in the 1970s he was on an artistic roll that cemented him as more than a rock star - he became a god. Bowie's entire career is filled with amazing songs, but we're just focusing on his work from the '70s here with a dip into the '60s and a couple of stops into 1980. This definitive rundown of Bowie in the 1970s is full of hits, pop provocations, and star men. 

Space Oddity

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With Space Oddity, Bowie introduced himself to the world as an artistic force to be reckoned with. It would take a few albums for Bowie to fulfill the promise of his mind blowing first single, but this glorious track tells you everything you need to know about this brilliant musician.

Listen: Space Oddity