David Bowie Offers To Write New Songs With Oscar Winner

Claudia Lennear, back up singer to David Bowie, says that the star has promised to write original songs for her. Lennear is one of the vocalists featured in the Oscar winning documentary 20 Feet from Stardom.

"I got a call from David Bowie out of the blue two days ago," Lennear told the New York Post earlier this week.

"I couldn't believe it when I first heard his voice. We haven't seen each other in 20 years . . . He told me he wanted to write my next project."

"This is bringing so many gifts back from my past," she added, before saying that she "will definitely hold David [Bowie] to his promise.

20 Feet from Stardom takes a look at the lives of back up singers; it won the Oscar for Best Documentary at the 2014 event.

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