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David Bowie’s ‘Blackstar’ leaves a surprise for fans.

A recent discovery by some of the artists fans revealed a ‘parting gift’ by David Bowie, his producer Tony Visconti has said.

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After his death on January 10th of this year, the music industry expected the world renowned artist to leave behind a priceless legacy, David Bowie didn’t disappoint. Fans from the site ‘imgur’ made the discovery upon the release of the vinyl edition of the album titled ‘Blackstar’. Evidently, if you hold the album sleeve up to a source of light it makes a spectacle array of the galaxy, as pictured below, instead of the honorary plain black star.



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David Bowie’s son , Duncan Jones, made an emotional tweet about the revelation in which he said: “Leaving us surprises even now. So clever. So missed.”

David’s 25th studio album, which came out on 8 January – on his 69th birthday, and just two days before his death – was the first one that did not feature his photo on the cover. It has been the best-selling vinyl album of the past year, even beating Adele’s latest, ’25’.

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