Motörhead’s cover of the song will be featured on a cover album titles ‘Under Cover’.
The track was recorded during the bands ‘Bad Magic’ sessions. The same album was released four months before Motörhead front-man, Lemmy Kilmister, passed away in 2015.
‘Under Cover’, the new album Heroes will feature on, is a compilation album featuring 11 tracks of covers by Motörhead. They have taken on songs by Sex Pistols, The Ramones and Metallica.
In previous press coverage the remaining members of the band have spoken about the song, Heroes; “It’s such a great Bowie song, one of his best, and I could only see great things coming out of it from us” said guitarist Phil Campbell.
The bands drummer, Mikkey Dee added “[Lemmy] was very, very proud of it, not only because it turned out so well, but because it was fun! Which is what projects like this should be – fun!”.
Listen to the bands cover of the song below: