Featuring the albums Hunky Dory, Aladdin Sane and Blackstar
If we gave a Brit award to every great artist who died that year then new, promising artists would never get a look-in
Designer Jonathan Barnbrook said he inserted several surprises for the record
If Bowie and Cohen win posthumously, it at least shows that the Brit Awards are honouring rock music heritage, at an evening in which lifetime achievement awards don't include dead people
A year ago today, David Bowie died. One week later, David Barnett started writing ‘Calling Major Tom’. Like many people, Barnett could not escape the influence had on his life
A three-hour set hosted by his friend and collaborator Gary Oldman delivers on the hits
The release also coincides with a new video for 'No Plan', directed by Tom Hingston
BBC 2 premiered a new documentary, 'David Bowie: The Last Five Years', ahead of the anniversary of his death
Ed Sheeran, Katy Perry, Stormzy, Drake, Fleetwood Mac, Lorde, Gorillaz, The Jesus and Mary Chain, Depeche Mode and Taylor Swift are all expected to release new material
The year has been characterised by a long list of high-profile celebrity deaths
A variety of factors means the past 12 months could well be considered the new norm
The list includes David Bowie, George Michael, Leonard Cohen and more
'Bowie was far too busy'
2016 was a whirlwind year in music, punctuated by blockbuster releases, a handful of masterful albums, and the loss of some iconic artists.
The announcement follows Bowie's omission from the BBC Music Album of the Year shortlist
London's 'Celebrating David Bowie' show will take place at 02 Academy Brixton