David Bowie readies 1st album in 10 years

** ARCHIV ** David Bowie posiert am 25. Okt. 2008 auf dem 4. Annual Black Ball Konzert fuer "Keep the child alive" in New York. David Bowie bringt eine Compilation mit zwoelf seiner Lieblingssongs auf den Markt. Die Tracks hatte der Brite in diesem Jahr eigens zusammengestellt, jedes der Lieder stuende fuer einen Abschnitt seiner Karriere. (AP Photo/Stephen Chernin, Archiv) --- ** FILE ** In a Oct. 25, 2008 file photo, David Bowie arrives at the Fourth Annual Black Ball Concert for "Keep A Child Alive" in New York. (AP Photo/Stephen Chernin, File)

January 8, 2013 6:44:26 AM PST
David Bowie is celebrating his birthday by releasing new music.

The English singer announced Tuesday, his 66th birthday, that he has released his first song in 10 years titled "Where Are We Now?"

A new album, "The Next Day," will be out March 11 and 12 in the United Kingdom and the United States, respectively.

The slow groove was released on iTunes and in 119 countries. It was produced by longtime collaborator Tony Visconti.

Bowie's last album was 2003's "Reality." The fashion forward singer debuted in the 1960s, releasing multiple successful albums with sounds that range from rock to pop to glam rock to soul and funk.

The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer's hits include "Let's Dance," ''China Girl," ''Fame" and "Dancing In the Street."