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Starman shot to 'Fame'

This was David Bowie's first hit in the US

Published at 6:01am 20th September 2018. 1-minute read.

Starman shot to 'Fame'

How the Starman shot to 'Fame'.

It was on this day (20th Sept) in 1975 that David Bowie went to Number One in the US.

'Fame' was co-written with John Lennon and you can hear The Beatle's voice just towards the end of the track.

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