Immediately marks the 50th anniversary of David Bowie’s first smash hit, “House Oddity”. Followers can have fun the event by investing in a collection of field units, or by watching Johnny Depp cowl the enduring glam rocker. For one thing somewhat out of the strange, nonetheless, — or dare I say, odd — they will buy a Bowie Barbie.
Mattel has launched a particular version Barbie doll made within the likeness of Bowie’s famed Ziggy Stardust character. Priced at $50, the collector’s merchandise is wearing somewhat detailed trend, full with sparkly bodysuit, platform boots, and painted nails. Bowie Barbie, in fact, additionally sports activities the signature face make-up of the musician’s alter ego.
(Rating: Each David Bowie Album from Worst to Finest)
Right here’s how the longtime toy firm describes the doll:
Introducing Barbie® as David Bowie. In a definitive celebration of two popular culture icons, Barbie® honors the final word pop chameleon, English singer, songwriter and actor, David Bowie, whose dramatic musical transformations proceed to affect and encourage. With a profession spanning over 5 a long time, David Bowie was on the vanguard of up to date tradition as a musician, artist, and icon. He was, and stays to be, a novel presence in modern tradition. Dressed as Bowie’s unbelievable sci-fi alter ego, Ziggy Stardust, within the iconic metallic ‘house swimsuit,’ this collectible Barbie® doll honors the cultural legacy of the musical genius who redefined rock and roll. Topic to availability. Colours and decorations could fluctuate.
Rock and roll and Barbie, collectively finally, simply because the world meant.
To buy the Bowie Barbie (for your self or your youngsters, we’re not judging), head to Mattel’s official web site. Take a look at extra images of the toy under.