A Great Record (and sentimentality) Adds Up To 5 Grammys For BOWIE

Singer's Final Album, "Black Star," Nabs ALL the Major Rock Awards!

February 13, 2017

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In what many feel is fitting and well-deserved, DAVID BOWIE's final album 'Black Star' took home 5 Grammy Awards, including 'Best Rock Song,' & 'Best Rock Performance.' Over his 50-year career, BOWIE had been nominated a total of 12 times, and he picked up the Grammy for 'Best Short Form Video' in 1985. No doubt, 'The Thin White Duke' would've been very pleased, but as his main 'Black Star' collaborator, DONNIE McCASLIN told Forbes Magazine: “I remember as the press was hearing Blackstar right before it came out, I know that it meant a lot to him to see the acclaim it was getting,”

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