“My whole relationship with Bowie started when I was 13, and I bought a copy of Aladdin Sane when I didn’t have a record player,” Swinton said of the kindred spirits. “I had this record for a year before I could play it, and it was the image—not the sound—that I was attracted to. I just saw this image and thought he was my cousin. He just looked like me, and looked like someone from the same planet as I did, and that was a great comfort to me at the time when I was 13 and 14 looking like…

“My whole relationship with Bowie started when I was 13, and I bought a copy of Aladdin Sane when I didn’t have a record player,” Swinton said of the kindred spirits. “I had this record for a year before I could play it, and it was the image—not the sound—that I was attracted to. I just saw this image and thought he was my cousin. He just looked like me, and looked like someone from the same planet as I did, and that was a great comfort to me at the time when I was 13 and 14 looking like…

David Bowie's marriage to Iman.

David Bowie’s Marriage to Iman Both Compounded His Glamour and Made Him (a Tiny Bit) More Relatable

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