Gail Ann Dorsey

Gail Ann Dorsey

Bass of Bowie Band

Gail Ann Dorsey is an American musician. With a long career as a session musician, she is perhaps best known for her lengthy residency in David Bowie's band from 1995 to 2016. Aside from playing bass, she occasionally sung lead vocals with Bowie on "Under Pressure" and duetted with him on others including "The London Boys", "Aladdin Sane (1913-1938-197?)", "I Dig Everything", accompanying Bowie on clarinet, and a cover of Laurie Anderson's "O Superman".
From 1993 to 1996, Dorsey recorded and toured with Tears for Fears and collaborated on songwriting with the band. She appeared in several of the band's promo videos throughout this period. Her diverse range of work includes performances and/or recordings with, among others including Lenny Kravitz, Bryan Ferry, Boy George, the Indigo Girls, Khaled, Jane Siberry, The The, Skin, Gwen Stefani, Charlie Watts, Seal, Gang of Four, Susan Werner, ani difranco and Dar Williams.