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★ (Blackstar) (album) by David Bowie 

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★ (Blackstar)
★ (Blackstar) by David Bowie (2016)
Release date: 2016-01-08
Overall rank: 235th   Overall chart history
Average Rating: 
86/100 (from 1,179 votes)
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Accolades: Top 5 albums of 2016 (2nd)
Top 20 albums of the 2010s (15th)
Top 500 albums of all time (235th)

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David Bowie bestography

★ (Blackstar) is ranked 5th best out of 64 albums by David Bowie on BestEverAlbums.com.

The best album by David Bowie is The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars which is ranked number 16 in the list of all-time albums with a total rank score of 94,611.

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Average Rating: 
86/100 (from 1,179 votes)
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95/100
From VictorVale 12/24/2018 19:44
O canto do cisne do grande rockstar! Mergulho em conclusões, incertezas e levadas improvisadas de jazz! Genial!
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From antaiospiano 09/04/2018 09:45
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From Luigii 08/13/2018 20:07
Over two years old and ends up being one of the most vibrant and heart breaking albums ever conceived. What every artist should try to achieve when they get to there twilight years. And probably the best album of 2016. And there were three other albums I thought were masterful. While this is just god like. This makes me worried for his other 24 albums since this was my beginning to Bowie. As well as having Space Oddity from 69 to cover soon.
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85/100
From Luciano1962 07/13/2018 09:52
ciao david...
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80/100
From emptysquares 07/04/2018 19:26
Bowie faked his own death for this one and is right now working on the follow up called "Tin Machine III".
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From michaeloliveira 05/19/2018 20:49
Genius.
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From michaeloliveira 05/18/2018 20:06
So good!
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70/100
From planetneutral 04/17/2018 02:59
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From Azbest2000 03/20/2018 22:53
Frightening jazzrock record about a man facing an end. Clear standouts are Blackstar and Lazarus, the rest could be better, because it had potential to be one of the best albums of this century.
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From YoungPunk 03/09/2018 00:11
Further note: He has a great voice, but that's not what Rock is all about for me...
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