The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars is a 1972 concept album by English musician David Bowie, which is loosely based on a story of a fictional rock star named Ziggy Stardust. It peaked at number five in the United Kingdom and number 75 in the United States on the Billboard Music Charts. A concert film of the same name directed by D.A. Pennebaker was released in 1973. The album presents, albeit vaguely, the story of a rock and roll character called "Ziggy Stardust". Ziggy is the human manifestation of an alien being who is attempting to present humanity with a message...
|Released:||June 6, 1972|
|Label:||Parlophone, Virgin Records, Columbia, RCA Records, Rykodisc, Bertelsmann Music Group, PRT Records, Deram Records, EMI America Records, EMI Records, Iso, Hansa Records, Mercury, Vocalion Records|