Blackstar is David Bowie's 28th studio album and his first since stunning the world in 2013 with the critically acclaimed The Next Day. The release date for Blackstar coincides with David's 69th birthday. The album's title track is the first single, and is accompanied by a short film visual by the acclaimed director Johan Renck. The album features musical assistance from Tim Lefebvre, Mark Guiliana, Donny McCaslin, Ben Monder, Jason Lindner, James Murphy and longtime producer Tony Visconti. Blackstar features seven tracks including "'Tis A Pity She Was A Whore", "Lazarus", "Sue (Or In A Season Of Crime" and the title track.