Johannesburg - It's headline news around the world. David Bowie, the artist who entertained the world with his music for 50 years, died peacefully on Sunday, after battling cancer. He was 69.
This morning, his representative Steve Martin took to Facebook to share the news. Mr. Martin said the star was surrounded by family and that Mr. Bowie had fought against the cancer for 18 months.
"While many of you will share in this loss, we ask that you respect the family's privacy during their time of grief," the post read.