NEWS OF CREATIVE GENIUS DAVID BOWIE'S PASSING SPREAD RAPIDLY LIKE WILDFIRE, AS ADMIRERS IMMEDIATELY TOOK TO SOCIAL MEDIA TO PAY TRIBUTE TO SUCH AN IRREPLACEABLE, NONCONFORMING TALENT
In fact, it was vividly evident today just how many lives Bowie touched internationally, and further universally.
Bowie’s fearlessly eccentric style, and unconventional views made him not only a man of his time but a man with an unwavering relevance that resonates with society today. He not only spoke to humanity musically, but culturally as well.
It was Bowie who first practiced the nods of gender neutrality in a world without such attention typically received today.
Bowie’s passing came just short after the release of his newest album, Blackstar, proving his endurance, persistence and perseverance, non succumbing to illness but rather surrendering to the beautiful star he has shone to be.
David Bowie’s persona, influences and creative & cultural effectiveness live on in immortality, as a man, a genius, a legend who will be missed but definitively never forgotten.
Text by Jennifer Paccione