The newest Barbie doll that was released was made in honor of the legendary song Ziggy Stardust by David Bowie, and it features the astral sphere smack in the middle of the doll’s forehead. In addition, her hair is a fiery red.
Barbie dolls have seen thousands of different models over the decades. The newest one is dressed as Bowie’s character Ziggy Stardust.
In an effort to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the iconic song called Space Oddity, Barbie officials over at Mattel have issued a special collectible version of their iconic doll, who is dressed as Ziggy Stardust, one of the singer’s most beloved and recognizable alter egos.
The Barbie is dressed in the metallic Ziggy space suit that has red and blue stripes and flared shoulders. On her feet, there is a pair of cherry red platform boots. What is more, Mattel did no spare anything with this limited edition model, and they fitted the doll with the famous astral sphere on the forehead.
The price of the newest Barbie doll is $50, and this limited edition collectible was made in a partnership with The David Bowie Archive.
The iconic and widely famous rock musician passed away in 2016, after losing the battle with cancer. He was 69 years old at the time. This special Barbie is one of the most unique tributes to his life’s work, and fans and collectors of both him and Barbie in general are already planning to buy one.