The world woke up to sad news this morning upon hearing of David Bowie’s death.  Born David Jones, the rock music legend was married to supermodel Iman Abdulmajid for 23 years.  According to Metro. UK, David Bowie’s wife Iman posted a series of heartfelt tweets in the days leading up to the singer’s death.  Iman Abdulmajid, who married David Bowie in 1992, tweeted two powerful messages in the days leading up to the death of David Bowie.  Bowie passed away on Sunday after an 18 month battle with cancer, his publicist confirmed.

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News of the Ashes To Ashes singer’s passing came via a statement on the artist’s Facebook and Twitter page early Monday morning.  It read: ‘David Bowie died peacefully today surrounded by his family after a courageous 18 month battle with cancer. While many of you will share in this loss, we ask that you respect the family’s privacy during their time of grief.’  Continue reading

NEW YORK - JUNE 05: Musician David Bowie speaks onstage while accepting the Webby Lifetime Achievement award at the 11th Annual Webby Awards at Chipriani Wall Street on June 5, 2007 in New York City. (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)

NEW YORK – JUNE 05: Musician David Bowie speaks onstage while accepting the Webby Lifetime Achievement award at the 11th Annual Webby Awards at Chipriani Wall Street on June 5, 2007 in New York City. (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)

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Iman and David Bowie (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)

Iman and David Bowie (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)

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