Aladdin Sane by David Bowie, released by RCA Records on April 13th 1973.

Artwork by Owen Dippie

Artwork by Owen Dippie

Aladdin Sane is the sixth album by David Bowie, released by RCA Records on April 13th 1973. The follow-up to his breakthrough The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars, it was the first album he wrote and released as a bona fide rock star.

It was one of six Bowie entries in Rolling Stones list of the 500 greatest albums of all time (at #277) and ranked No. 77 on Pitchfork Media's list of the top 100 albums of the 1970s.