With close to 50 years of music recording under his belt, David Bowie is set to release his 25th album on Jan. 8.

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Ever since his debut album in 1967, Bowie has been known for his innovative style on and off stage. From flare legged pants in the 1960s to his provocative look as "Ziggy Stardust" in the 1970s, the English musician and entertainer has always pushed the envelope when it comes to personal style.

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Metro takes a look back at some of Bowie's iconic looks.