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Brian May Predicts Freddie Mercury Would Suffer From Cancel Culture If He's Alive: 'We're Both Outspoken'

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Brian May predicted that Freddie Mercury would have been a victim of cancel culture if he was still alive.READ MORE

Brian May of 'Queen'

Brian May Called Out By Twitter Users After Airing His Thoughts On Brit Awards' Big Change: 'You're Not That Cool'

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Brian May is making rounds of Twitter after sharing his thoughts about Brit Award's big change when it comes to giving out gender-neutral prizes to singers.READ MORE

Queen Live

Hear Freddie Mercury sing with other artists in these 3 hits

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Aside from their band's anthems, Freddie Mercury has had a brief solo career. He has also appeared in songs by other artists. Hear Freddie Mercury sing with other big stars in these three hit songs:READ MORE

Brian May Extends Gratitude For "Overwhelming Love and Support" After Heart Attack Episode

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Brian May has extended gratitude for the "overwhelming love and support" fans have given him after he suffered from a heart attack earlier this week.READ MORE

Queen (Album)

Vinyl Collection: Queen Album Every Fan Must Have

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The London quartet of Freddie Mercury, Brian May, John Deacon, and Roger Taylor have created timeless hits such as "Bohemian Rhapsody" and "We Are The Champions." For fans of these rock legends, here are some pieces of vinyl you must have in your collection.READ MORE

We Are the Champions

Queen and Adam Lambert Sing We Are The Champions While on Quarantine

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Like other celebrities, legendary rock band Queen and American Idol finalist Adam Lambert were in quarantine due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. But the quarantine did not stop them from rendering one of the band’s most famous single, “We Are the Champions.”READ MORE

Rami Malek performs as Freddie Mercury for Live Aid set

Rami Malek Faithfully Mimics Freddie Mercury’s Performance For Queen Biopic

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"Mr. Robot" actor Rami Malek brings Queen frontman Freddie Mercury to life in the biopic "Bohemian Rhapsody." Focusing on the band's glory days, this shows the formation of Queen up until their performance at the 1985 Live Aid.READ MORE

Slash

Legendary Lead Guitarists In Rock Bands: Jimi Hendrix, Slash and More

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The lead singers of the band who often claim all the fame, however, lead guitarists are musicians who are masters of their craft. These legendary lead guitarists in rock bands that include Jimi Hendrix and Slash are famous in their own right.READ MORE

Sacha Baron Cohen

Freddie Mercury Biopic: Sacha Baron Cohen Will Write, Direct and Star in Film About Queen Singer

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Queen's manager, Jim Beach, recently confirmed that comedian Sacha Baron Cohen will not only portray deceased frontman Freddie Mercury in a biopic, but he will also write and direct the film. Cohen and the surviving members -- guitarist Brian May and drummer Roger Taylor -- have sorted out their differences and will move forward with the movie. Beach made the announcement during a speech at the Artist and Manager Awards earlier this week.READ MORE

Brian May

Queen's Brian May Protests UK Government: 'We Will All Slit Our Wrists'

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The British government is taking more heat from famous U.K.-born musicians, with Queen's Brian May piling on in a recent interview with The Guardian.READ MORE

Brian May and Adam Lambert

Queen + Adam Lambert to Stream New Year's Eve Show from London via BBC Music

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Queen + Adam Lambert ringing in the New Year in London with a small show that you are now invited to watch. The group will stream its Westminister Central Hall gig via BBC Music so fans with an Internet connection can join in on the festivities. The band dropped a trailer for the show Wednesday, Dec. 24, featuring Lambert leading the group on Freddie Mercury's solo tune "I Was Born to Love You," Ultimate Classic Rock notes. "I never imagined we would be around to usher in the year of 2015," drummer Roger Taylor said previously. "What a thrill! We promise you a great night." The stream will go live at 6:15 p.m. Dec. 31 as England prepares to ring in the New Year. Watch the show here. The concert will be followed by a fireworks display.READ MORE

Adam Lambert

Adam Lambert or Freddie Mercury? Queen's Brian May Says 'American Idol' Alum Has Better Range

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You know those people who say they were "born in the wrong era" and wish they could have been a teenager in the 1960s or '70s? That is basically Adam Lambert, who rose to pop fame with "American Idol" at the turn of the decade. He was as close to late Queen singer Freddie Mercury as a new star could get, but he could not nail down a perfect fit in the music world. Until Queen came calling in 2011, that is. Then the pieces fell into place immediately. One of the world's most storied rock bands got a third wind — after a forgettable era with Paul Rodgers — and Lambert got his chance to eschew pop for the coolest cover gig ever. Now — get this — Brian May is throwing out some serious compliments. "They're difficult songs to sing, Queen songs," he told Japan's Universal Music, via "Billboard." "There's too much range. So many people can't sing them in the original key — even if they are good singers, Adam comes along, [and] he can do it easy. He can do it in his sleep! He can sing higher than even Freddie could in a live situation. So I think Freddie would look at this guy and think, 'Hmm ... Yeah. OK.' There would be a kind of, 'Hmm ... You bastard. You can do this.'"READ MORE

Adam Lambert & Brian May

Brian May Says Foo Fighters Are 'Very Close, Spiritually' To Queen [WATCH]

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May is a big Foo Fighters fan. So much so that he put them in a similar class with Queen during a recent interview.READ MORE

Lady Gaga

WATCH: Lady Gaga Makes Surprise Appearance At Queen Concert In Australia

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During their Aug. 27 show in Australia, fans of the Adam Lambert-led Queen were delighted (and surprised) when Lady Gaga made a surprise appearance to performance alongside the band, according to Rolling Stone.READ MORE

Freddie Mercury

Queen: Producer Confirms New Freddie Mercury Material

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Last July, producer William Orbit (Madonna, Britney Spears) announced that he was working on a Mercury/Michael Jackson single that could now be part of the new album. Then last week, Orbit took to Twitter to put classic rock fans on the edges of their seats.READ MORE

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