Ziggy Stardust plaque unveiled

Gary Kemp
Gary Kemp speaks ahead of the unveiling. Credit: London Tonight.

Singer Gary Kemp has unveiled a plaque in central London, dedicated to David Bowie's famous alter-ego Ziggy Stardust.

The former Spandau Ballet guitarist was only 13 when the albumn, The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars, was released but he said that it changed his life.

He described the character as a 'mesaianic rock star'.

Plaque on a wall
The plaque commemorates the 40th anniversary of the Ziggy Stardust albumn. Credit: London Tonight.
Two of the original band members - the 'spiders from mars' - at today's event. Credit: London Tonight.

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Plaque for Ziggy Stardust

Gary Kemp has unveiled a plaque dedicated to Ziggy Stardust to celebrate the 40th anniversary of David Bowie's album.