At the end of every year it’s traditional for websites to count down a list of all the celebrities who have left us during the course of the past 12 months. Somehow this year feels worse than the others: the world has said goodbye to some true, beloved greats – it feels like many more than normal. We pause for a moment to reflect upon their loss…
8 January 1947 – 10 January 2016 (Aged 69)
The albums that soundtrack your life; playing The Goblin King in Labyrinth; making us love the alien in The Man Who Fell To Earth; inspiring everything from TV show Life On Mars to Jared Leto’s performance as The Joker in Suicide Squad. Oh, and “The Laughing Gnome”.