Jump to Main ContentJump to Primary Navigation

Can you complete the lyrics to Bowie's most famous songs?


After the initial sadness of losing a musical icon who was still at the top of his game, we can start to feel happier when we remember the huge legacy left for us to enjoy in the coming years. David Bowie's music will live on forever, so take the quiz below and see how well you know the lyrics to some of his most famous songs.

And if you get any wrong? Well, that's the perfect excuse to get that song out and give it a listen again to find out what you should have answered. Rock on guys...




Music legend David Bowie dies at the age of 69


How Bowie predicted the future of music in 2002


25 Bowie looks that proved he was the ultimate style icon


The ShortListen: David Bowie (no. 231)


The 20 albums you need to hear in 2016


The 20 Coolest Rock Frontmen



The first Glastonbury headliner has been announced

And it's an old favourite

by Dave Fawbert
20 Oct 2016

A conversation with Slaves about anger

Ahead of our first gig in association with Lynx, we sat down with Laurie & Isaac

19 Oct 2016

Phil Collins is coming back & this is why you should be very excited

Ignore the naysayers: Collins is a genius

by Dave Fawbert
17 Oct 2016

Here's how to get tickets to watch Slaves this Thursday

ShortList 48HoursTo music series with Lynx returns

14 Oct 2016

50 Pieces of wisdom from Bob Dylan lyrics

13 Oct 2016

Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature

Something is happening here

13 Oct 2016

The ShortList 48 Hours Live Music Series Returns

Our series of free gigs in association with Lynx are back. And you won’t want to miss out on a single one

12 Oct 2016

Check out this exclusive new Courteeners video

Manchester indie heroes unveil new promo

by Dave Fawbert
07 Oct 2016

We've lost the most important man in music you've never heard of

How an unassuming man from Cleethorpes rewrote pop history

by Dave Fawbert
05 Oct 2016

Why British men never got over Oasis

Supersonic reminds us of a bygone era of masculinity

by Tom Fordy
05 Oct 2016