logo

Video encyclopedia

11/07/1969 David Bowie's major hit Space Oddity is released

"Space Oddity" is a song written and recorded by David Bowie. It was first released as a 7-inch single. It was also the opening track of his second studio album, David Bowie. It became one of Bowie's signature songs and one of four of his songs to be included in The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 500 Songs that Shaped Rock and Roll.

Relations

  • Essentials 

  • Song facts 

  • Recording and release 

  • Live versions 

  • Music videos 

  • Track listing 

  • Personnel 

  • Cover versions and samples 

  • Popular culture