Space Oddity, International Space Station Edition
Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield performs David Bowie's classic "Space Oddity" from outer space.
Commander Chris Hadfield is no David Bowie. But the Canadian astronaut who got aboard the International Space Station via a Russian rocket re-recorded Bowie’s classic “Space Oddity” from outer space. Thus far, over a million people have viewed the video since its posting yesterday:
Several other of Hadfield’s videos are also available on his YouTube channel. Oddly, this one where he demonstrates that you can’t cry in space, is not among them:
Here’s what purports to be the original 1969 video of Bowie singing “Space Oddity.”