GIBRALTAR is preparing to hold a special commemoration of musical legend David Bowie.

The Rock on the Rock venue will host the Tribute to David Bowie on February 12, using local talent.

LET'S DANCE: Rock ready for Bowie night
LET’S DANCE: Rock ready for Bowie night

Melissa Hales, the Tears of Joy Choir and Kirsty Vincent will pay homage to the British icon, who died on January 11 after an 18-month battle with cancer.

Singers will perform over 20 of his greatest hits with Bowie-style face painting for fans on the night.

All proceeds raised on the night, organised by chairman Allan Alman, will go towards cancer research.