Mattel unveils Ziggy Stardust Barbie for 'Space Oddity' 50th anniversary

News 12/07/2019

For $50, you can now buy a Ziggy Stardust-era Bowie Barbie. Whether it's for your personal collection, a gift to your children... or grandchildren... It's a kick ass Barbie since the Tomb Raider Barbie.

Mattel introduces the new Barbie® as David Bowie saying, "In a definitive celebration of two pop culture icons, Barbie® honours the ultimate pop chameleon, English singer, songwriter and actor, David Bowie, whose dramatic musical transformations continue to influence and inspire."

They go on to praise Bowie of being at the "vanguard of contemporary culture as a musician, artist, and icon. He was, and remains to be, a unique presence in contemporary culture." 

You can see the Bowie Barbie below, dressed in the iconic metallic 'space suit' with red platform boots.