David Bowie has died after an 18 month battle with cancer.
The 69-year-old’s rep confirmed the news to The Hollywood Reporter on Monday afternoon, along with statements being released on the singer’s website and social media pages.
“David Bowie died peacefully today surrounded by his family after a courageous 18 month battle with cancer,” read the statement. “While many of you will share in this loss, we ask that you respect the family’s privacy during their time of grief.”
David leaves behind his wife Iman and two children.