- Category: Entertainment
- Published Monday, January 11, 2016
- CTV News
British musician David Bowie has died at the age of 69 after a private battle with cancer.
A statement posted to his website and social media channels said the singer had died after an 18-month battle with cancer.
His son, director Duncan Jones, posted a short message to Twitter confirming the news.
Very sorry and sad to say it's true. I'll be offline for a while. Love to all. pic.twitter.com/Kh2fq3tf9m— Duncan Jones (@ManMadeMoon) January 11, 2016
Bowie had just released his 25th album "Blackstar" on Jan. 8.