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Grammys 2017 Winners: Adele Beats Beyoncé for Record, Album of the Year

The 2017 Grammy Awards took place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles tonight. Adele was this year's big winner, taking home Album of the Year and Best…
Anna Gaca / February 12, 2017

New David Bowie Documentary Reveals He Didn’t Intend Blackstar to Be His Final Project

Much of the awe and mystery surrounding David Bowie's final album Blackstar was inspired by the incredible timing of its release, just two days before Bowie's death on January 10, 2016. But…
Anna Gaca / January 6, 2017

David Bowie Fans Are Still Sending Us Incredibly Elaborate Blackstar Easter Eggs

This Sunday marks the one-year anniversary of the release of David Bowie's Blackstar, and Bowie fans are still searching for secret glyphs and hidden messages in its…
Andy Cush / January 4, 2017

These Are All of the Secrets David Bowie Fans Have Found in the Blackstar Artwork

Over the weekend, the graphic designer behind David Bowie's Blackstar album cover revealed that there are easter eggs embedded in the art that most fans haven't found…
Andy Cush / November 15, 2016

David Bowie’s Graphic Designer Says Blackstar Records Hold More Secrets

In May, months after David Bowie released his final album ? (Blackstar) and died unexpectedly, fans discovered a charming surprise: If you expose the record's gatefold sleeve to…
Anna Gaca / November 13, 2016

Car Seat Headrest Covered David Bowie’s ‘Blackstar’

Will Toledo, a.k.a. Car Seat Headrest, is a bit of a cover-song fanatic. Though that doesn't always end up working in his favor (the Cars' Ric…
Rachel Brodsky / July 19, 2016

David Bowie’s ‘Blackstar’ is His First No. 1 Album

David Bowie's final album, Blackstar, has officially debuted atop the Billboard 200 chart, making it the late music icon's first No. 1 album.
Colin Stutz / January 17, 2016

Review: David Bowie Remains the Original Starman on ‘★’

Finally, David Bowie’s recorded an album that comports with my idea of a David Bowie album in 2016: art-damaged ballads on which several excellent musicians…
Alfred Soto / January 6, 2016