David Bowie dismissed by the BBC
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In 1965 David Bowie and his band were …………………………………… for success.
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Their songs were………………………… 'not outstanding enough' by the BBC talent selection committee.
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One commentator pointed out that the lead singer was ………………………… of personality.
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Another commentator remarked that he was also singing wrong notes and ………………………………
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All along David Bowie’s career he sold a(n) ………………………………………… 140 million albums.
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Other groups such as The Who were also ………………………… as ‘below standard’ by the same talent selection group.
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