images of sade | The Fed's Files: Sade Tour 2011 with John Legend in Cleveland

images of sade | The Fed's Files: Sade Tour 2011 with John Legend in Cleveland

While Bowie never actually lived in Japan, it's not hard to see how much of an influence Japanese culture has bore on him and his work. For instance, Bowie's kabuki-inspired costumes for his 1973 Aladdin Sade tour, designed by Japanese contemporary avant garde designer Kansai Yamamoto, borrowed extensively from the hikinuki concept of rapid costume changes on stage.

While Bowie never actually lived in Japan, it's not hard to see how much of an influence Japanese culture has bore on him and his work. For instance, Bowie's kabuki-inspired costumes for his 1973 Aladdin Sade tour, designed by Japanese contemporary avant garde designer Kansai Yamamoto, borrowed extensively from the hikinuki concept of rapid costume changes on stage.

Traces still remain in the City of Love of the famed author and sex icon

Traces still remain in the City of Love of the famed author and sex icon

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