David Bowie sees the Jackson Five live

David Bowie saw the Jackson Five perform at New York’s Madison Square Garden on 27 July 1974.

He saw the support band, the Ohio Players, from the wings of the stage. Bowie had recently become a fan, and had performed their song ‘Here Today, Gone Tomorrow’ during some of the Diamond Dogs Tour shows.

Last updated: 26 May 2023
Live: Madison Square Garden, New York
Recording: Young Americans
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