Bowie Gets In One Last Concept Album

David Bowie, being ever the showman, went out with a concept album of sorts…Though he never officially announced he had cancer, he certainly provided enough clues.

Blackstar, the title of his new album, is a medical term for a type of cancer lesion.

In his new song “Lazarus,” he sings: “Look up here, I’m in heaven/ I’ve got scars that can’t be seen… Look up here, man, I’m in danger/ I’ve got nothing left to lose.”

And in the video for the song, a frail Bowie is in a hospital bed with an ace bandage around his head and buttons for eyes. Check it out below:

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