Rock Legend Davie Bowie Passes Away At 69 And Country Stars Mourn

Rock Legend Davie Bowie Passes Away At 69 And Country Stars Mourn | Country Music Videos



David Bowie may have been a Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, but his music and legacy inspired artists in multiple genres, and country is no exception. 

Bowie passed away on Sunday (Jan. 10) after a private 18-month battle with cancer. The news was first announced on Bowie’s Facebook page on Sunday night.


January 10 2016 – David Bowie died peacefully today surrounded by his family after a courageous 18 month battle with…

Posted by David Bowie on Sunday, January 10, 2016


When the country music community learned the news, everyone was understandably devastated. Many artists took to social media to express their sadness over Bowie’s death.

So sad to hear about the loss of #DavidBowie,” wrote Billy Ray Cyrus. “He was a legend and a major influence on me.”


Many country artists expressed their feelings by quoting the lyrics to some of Bowie’s greatest songs or sharing pictures of him in tribute.





With great sadness I arose today to learn of the passing of David Bowie. RIP #DavidBowie

Posted by Steve Wariner on Monday, January 11, 2016



Wow. RIP David Bowie

Posted by Parmalee on Monday, January 11, 2016



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He was literally my favorite. Couldn’t write last night because I was too upset but this mans music is why I started making music of my own. 2016 belongs to Bowie.

Posted by Shooter Jennings Official on Monday, January 11, 2016




Posted by The Band Perry on Monday, January 11, 2016


There’s no doubting the impact Bowie made on the music industry as a whole. He will be dearly missed.

Our thoughts and prayers go out to Bowie’s family and loved ones during this sad time.

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