“Life on Mars?” is a song by English singer David Bowie, released on his album “Hunky Dory” in 1971. The song was written by Bowie and was produced by Ken Scott. “Life on Mars?” is a ballad with elements of art rock and cabaret. The song’s lyrics are cryptic and surreal, and they have been interpreted in various ways.
The accompanying music video for “Life on Mars?” was directed by Mick Rock and released in 1973. The video features Bowie performing the song in a studio and includes close-up shots of his face and eyes. It has been widely praised for its visual style and has been referenced and parodied numerous times in popular culture.