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An artist’s tribute to celebrity deaths in 2016 goes viral

An artist’s tribute to celebrity deaths in 2016 goes viral

Celebrities, Royality
2016 has been a year where the world has lost countless iconic famous face, with David Bowie, Muhammed Ali and Alan Rickman just some of the stars who have tragically passed away. Artist Chris Barker began to pay tribute to the unusually high amount of notable deaths by creating a collage of them all together in November in a St Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band album cover-inspired montage, and updated it in December following the sad passing of stars including George Michael, Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds. The montage has gone viral online, and the artist spoke about deciding to create it. In a blog post, he wrote: "What a year, I was thinking, David Bowie, Brexit and now this. A lot of people speculate that Bowie was actually the glue that was holding the universe together. It's c...