Solid Gold's Alex Jay pays tribute to David Bowie

Today the world woke up to the saddest news of the passing of a talented musician and actor and a legend David Bowie.

Bowie died yesterday after a secret battle against cancer, his publicist confirmed early this morning.

CapeTalk’s Alex Jay, Solid Gold host (Saturday and Sunday afternoons) gave his thoughts on Bowie’s passing.

Listen to the full conversation on The Pippa Hudson Show:

Jay described Bowie as the original chameleon, a man not having a defined persona. He says that Bowie was unique and these characteristics made him stands out from the rest.

There was not a move that he made that I did not enjoy

Alex Jay, SolidGold host

All of his music is a vast body of work

Alex Jay, SolidGold host

Pippa Hudson also spoke to Beezy Bailey, a South African artist and long-time friend of David Bowie.

He was a fantastic company and he had a unique English humour

Beezy Bailey, South African artist and long-time friend of David Bowie

I had a privilege to working close to this incredible person who was incredibly close to me without blowing my own trumpet

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