Freddie Mercury

That time Freddie Mercury got Gary Numan a limo delivery of McDonald's in Japan

Currently promoting his new autobiography, (R)evolution: The Autobiography, early electronic rock pioneer Gary Numan has been sharing stories from his life while giving fans a look into his storied career.
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CDJ Today: July 2 in Classic Rock

July 2, 2005 – Live 8 is a string of concerts in 10 cities taking place in the G8 states and in South Africa. The concerts also coincide with the 20th anniversary of Live Aid. A TV audience of several hundred million watches the shows which include Pink Floyd, The Who, Deep Purple, Mötley Crüe, U2...
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Queen’s 1992 Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert Will Stream Online to Raise Money for COVID-19 Relief

Queen’s 1992 Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert for AIDS Awareness will stream on the band’s YouTube page Friday, May 15th to raise money for the World Health Organization and its COVID-10 relief efforts. The concert, which took place at London’s Wembley Stadium on April 20, 1992 featured surviving...
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Watch the New Animated Video for Freddie Mercury’s ‘Love Me Like There’s No Tomorrow’

In celebration of what would have been Freddie Mercury’s 73rd birthday, Universal Music Group has released a new animated music video for Mercury’s “Love Me Like There’s No Tomorrow”. The video, which supports the work of The Mercury Phoenix Trust, depicts a short story about the power of love...
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6 Artists Influenced by Queen Frontman Freddie Mercury

You really can be everything you want to be. For some of music's biggest stars, that's Freddie Mercury. The mark that the flamboyant Queen frontman left on the world is unmistakable, even nearly three decades after his death in 1991. While the myth surrounding the legendary singer is still...
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Unheard song from Freddie Mercury released

NEW YORK (AP) — Universal Music unveiled a previously unheard and unreleased song by the late Queen frontman Freddie Mercury. The record label announced the track, "Time Waits for No One," on Thursday. It was originally recorded in 1986 for the concept album of the musical "Time" with musician Dave...
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Brian May Praises Adam Lambert for Being Able to Do ‘More’ Than Freddie Mercury

An upcoming documentary will lay out his rise to fame, from American Idol to performing with Queen. Apparently, his talents and hard work are so impressive that guitarist Brian May is suggesting he’s even more apt than Mercury was.
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Queen Guitarist Brian May Goes on 'Pilgrimage' to Freddie Mercury's Birthplace

There are rock and roll landmarks all over the world that die hard fans are known to seek out. Jim Morrison’s grave in Paris, the Whisky a Go Go on the Sunset Strip and the Rolling Stones’ “Memory Motel” on Long Island are just a few. Queen guitarist Brian May went on his own pilgrimage as he...
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Brian May on Bohemian Rhapsody: "...we still haven't earned a penny from it"

During a recent interview with BBC Radio, Queen guitarist Brian May revealed he hasn't seen much of the more than $900 million made from the band's biopic movie, Bohemien Rhapsody. "We had an accountant in the other day, and we still haven’t earned a penny from it. How successful does a movie have...
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British rock group Queen in concert with singer Freddie Mercury (Frederick Bulsara, 1946 - 1991) and guitarist Brian May

Queen's Brian May Calls for Live Aid Concert to Tackle Climate Change

With decades of new problems to tackle, Queen’s own Brian May is revisiting the idea of hosting a second Live Aid concert- this time contributing to efforts to stop climate change.
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