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Watch Audi’s Super Bowl Ad Featuring David Bowie’s ‘Starman’

By Erin Duvall 

David Bowie continues to live on. His “Starman” can be heard in the Audi Super Bowl ad. The tune plays as a retired astronaut connects to the world through powerful machines. His life of discontent is changed by his son handing him the keys to an 2017 Audi R8 V10 Plus.

Related: Bernie Sanders Campaign Uses Bowie’s ‘Starman’ for Iowa Closing Speech

“Starman,” originally released on David Bowie’s classic 1972 album The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars, has been making a revival as of late. Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has reportedly used the song as part of his campaign, including during his closing speech in Iowa. The song was also included in Ridley Scott’s The Martian, starring Matt Damon.


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