David Bowie's 'Life On Mars?' [1971]

Created by Alma Barroca on 15 Dec 2019
David Bowie's 'Life On Mars?' [1971]

'Life On Mars? is a song written and performed by the late British singer David Bowie, released in 1971 as part of his fourth studio album, 'Hunky Dory'. It was named by Pitchfork as best song of the 1970s in 2016 and is considered to be Bowie's signature song.

In this collection you'll find official covers (released in albums or as a single) and foreign language versions of the song.

Original 1971 song.

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2005 cover.

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1975 Swedish cover, with lyrics by Owe Junsjö.

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2005 Portuguese cover, with lyrics by Seu Jorge. Also played in the movie 'The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou', which has several Bowie songs in its soundtrack.

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First Finnish cover, released in 1974.

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1973 French cover.

2016 cover.