Watch Glen Hansard's Acoustic Cover of 'Ashes to Ashes' Outside David Bowie's Apartment

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Glen Hansard performs as fans and well-wishers gather to pay tribute to David Bowie at his New York City home on Jan. 12, 2016 in New York City.

It makes sense for Once music mastermind Glen Hansard to mourn through song, so the Academy Award winner brought his guitar to David Bowie’s Los Angeles apartment on Tuesday night to pay an emotional tribute to Ziggy Stardust.

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Among the candles, flowers, teddy bears, notes and fans was Hansard strumming and singing an acoustic rendition of Bowie’s “Ashes to Ashes.” Take a peek at the scene below:


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