Iggy Pop has shared a playlist of songs from his musical partner and best friend, the late David Bowie for his Iggy Confidential radio show. Iggy didn’t choose songs based on chart position but rather by the memories that each song brought him.
Some of Iggy’s favorite Bowie tunes include “Scary Monsters”, “Under Pressure” and “Wild Is The Wind.” He said “Wild is The Wind” was a top choice for him because it brought back memories of “mountains of drugs, people with hair too long for their bodies and strange girlfriends.”
So that had me thinking about the legend that is David Bowie and the amazing catalogue he left behind. Of course this week Mattel released a Ziggy Stardust Bowie doll in honor of the 50th anniversary of Space Oddity (so much happened in 1969!) But I have to say my favorite Bowie track is not that one but it’s still a little spacey! (and check out this amazing video of a legendary performer.)
So I know it’s hard to pick just one but have a go …