David Bowie’s 25th album, ★ (Blackstar), is set to release this Friday (January 8th) on RCA. Today, Bowie released a teaser video for “Lazarus”, his second single, which features Bowie wrapped up in a hospital bed wearing a white blindfold with eyeholes cut out. The music video premieres this Thursday, January 7th. Watch the teaser here:
The release of ★ this Friday will mark Bowie’s 69th birthday. The album, produced by Tony Visconti, is said to be influenced by Kendrick Lamar and features LCD Soundsystem’s James Murphy. Visconti says that the main goal of ★ was to avoid rock & roll. We’re ready for you, Bowie.
Listen to “Lazarus” in it’s entirety in the player above.