David Bowie: 25 of Artist's Most Unforgettable Onscreen Moments

Five decades of star turns and innovative clips from rock's ultimate video artist

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"Footstompin'" on 'The Dick Cavett Show' (1974)

An absurdly wasted-looking Bowie visits the talk show to introduce his new soul band. He also sits down for a chat, sniffling, twirling his cane and mumbling incoherent coke babble at his terrified host. He revs up the R&B oldie "Footstompin'" with a fierce dance cameo from girlfriend Ava Cherry – though she seems like a bit of a workout for a man in Bowie's condition.

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