Watch David Bowie Perform “Life on Mars” and “Ashes to Ashes” on The Tonight Show in 1980

David Bowie’s live performance on The Tonight Show on September 5, 1980 stands as a significant moment in music history, showcasing the iconic artist’s enduring charisma and talent. Bowie graced the stage of The Tonight Show, captivating audiences with his magnetic presence and innovative musical style. Performing tracks from his album “Scary Monsters (And Super Creeps),” including the hit single “Ashes to Ashes,” Bowie mesmerized viewers with his eclectic blend of rock, pop, and avant-garde influences