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Posted: 05 Apr 05, 13:03 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

I've just read an interview with Brian (Mojo special), where he states clearly that DTSH was Freddie's. I don't know why but you can often read that it was John's (in fact you can find such an information in the Mojo special as well:)). Personally, I always thought it was Freddie's - the music, the lyrics, the falsetto...

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Posted: 05 Apr 05, 14:51 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

<b><font color = "crimson">ThomasQuinn wrote:

No person in his right mind ever said it WASN'T a Freddie song.

>check the Mojo special

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Posted: 05 Apr 05, 16:06 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

This is old news.
I knew when I first heard the song that it was Freddie's.




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Posted: 05 Apr 05, 17:21 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

Uhm... duh! Obvious to a fan.

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Posted: 06 Apr 05, 01:02 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

Might be obvious to some, but for years the Alt.music.queen FAQ listed it as a John song.





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Posted: 06 Apr 05, 07:48 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

To my ears, Don't Try So Hard could have been John's. The rather awkward lyrics always made me assume it was him.

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Posted: 06 Apr 05, 08:57 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

and innuendo (title track) was also freddie's, not roger,smeaning the old info is wrong.

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Posted: 06 Apr 05, 18:16 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

it shoulda been on the miracle its so gooey and sickly. yak


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