Queen News Archive

 

Sacha Baron Cohen returns to Freddie Mercury biopic to star and direct
28-Mar-2015
Sacha Baron Cohen has rejoined the upcoming Freddie Mercury biopic. The comedian, who previously exited the project after reportedly falling out with the remaining members of Queen, will now help t... [Read more]

Queen’s Christmas message: “We need a change of government”
27-Dec-2014
Back with new singer Adam Lambert, the rejuvenated band talk about life without Freddie Mercury, gravity tractors and getting ready to play New Year’s Eve on the BBC. Freddie Mercury once said he b... [Read more]

Queen’s Brian May comes to Adam Lambert’s defense: ‘He’s not an imitator’
15-Nov-2014
As Queen prepares to perform 25 shows in 10 countries across the UK and Europe in early 2015, Brian May continues to frame Adam Lambert’s contributions as a stand in for the late Freddie Mercury. “... [Read more]

Queen's Bohemian Rhapsody 'good song if unwell or down'
27-Oct-2014
Queen's Bohemian Rhapsody is a good song for people to listen to if they feel unwell or down, a poll suggests. A ComRes survey for BBC local radio for Faith in the World Week, which is exploring th... [Read more]

Brian May’s adventures in 3D photography
20-Oct-2014
Brian May, the Queen guitarist, is a devoted collector of Victorian stereo photo cards. He tells Lucy Davies about his new book, and show at the Tate. Throughout Queen’s glory years, while Freddie ... [Read more]

Brian May finds magic inside lost ‘Queen Forever’ track: ‘I feel quite proud of us’
14-Oct-2014
Much has been made of the inclusion of the late Freddie Mercury’s long-lost Michael Jackson collaboration on the forthcoming Queen Forever. Fans will recognize the band’s new arrangement of “Love Kill... [Read more]

Whatever happened to Queen’s John Deacon?: ‘He doesn’t feel able to cope’
04-Oct-2014
A forthcoming second album of completed leftover Queen tracks will give fans the rare chance to hear retired bassist John Deacon performing with the band again. He hasn’t worked with Queen since 1997,... [Read more]

'FREDDIE MERCURY' Meets 'LUCIANO PAVAROTTI' In 'The Mercurotti'
26-Sep-2014
One week after the unearthing of a long-lost collaboration between Freddie Mercury and Michael Jackson comes "The Mercurotti", singer-songwriter Marc Martel's tribute to two of his favorite singers, L... [Read more]

Never-seen Queen photos published by old school pal of Freddie Mercury 6904
26-Sep-2014
Unseen photos of rock group Queen are being published in a new book - with a foreward from Freddie Mercury’s Bedford-based school friend. Bruce Murray, who runs The Music Centre, in Tavistock Stree... [Read more]

Never-seen Queen photos published by old school pal of Freddie Mercury
26-Sep-2014
Unseen photos of rock group Queen are being published in a new book - with a foreward from Freddie Mercury’s Bedford-based school friend. Bruce Murray, who runs The Music Centre, in Tavistock Stree... [Read more]

Queen to release 'Freddie Mercury celebratory vodka' Killer Queen 6901
15-Sep-2014
Officially branded spirit will be available from September 17 An official Queen-branded vodka is set to be released in the UK. The premium Freddie Mercury celebratory vodka is named 'Killer Que... [Read more]

Queen to release 'Freddie Mercury celebratory vodka' Killer Queen
15-Sep-2014
Officially branded spirit will be available from September 17. An official Queen-branded vodka is set to be released in the UK. The premium Freddie Mercury celebratory vodka is named 'Killer Qu... [Read more]

Bohemian Rhapsody cover featured on "Sons of Anarchy"
12-Sep-2014
Link to story with soundcloud here: http://www.billboard.com/articles/news/6243999/sons-of-anarchy-final-season-new-songs-exclusive... [Read more]

Queen Waiting For Clearance From Michael Jackson’s Estate On Unreleased Freddie Mercury Duets
01-Sep-2014
Arguably the most eagerly awaited tracks to be found on Queen‘s next album, ‘Queen Forever,’ are the official release of some duets Freddie Mercury made with Michael Jackson. However, drummer Roger Ta... [Read more]

Freddie Mercury movie delayed yet again
13-Aug-2014
It seems Brian refuses to green light the project - http://www.newnownext.com/rupaul-on-the-cover-of-adweek-freddie-mercury-movie-on-hold-today-in-gay/08/2014/... [Read more]

Adam Lambert on performing with Queen and what he loves from other performers!
04-Aug-2014
Adam Lambert and Queen are embarking on their tour across the world and fans are eagerly awaiting the news of a visit to Europe, which has been hinted at previously. While the North American leg ha... [Read more]

Producer of new Queen album featuring Freddie Mercury and Michael Jackson vocals is revealed
03-Aug-2014
William Orbit is overseeing songs for probable pre-Christmas release William Orbit has confirmed he is producing Queen’s new album based on unreleased vocals by late singer Freddie Mercury. Orbi... [Read more]

Freddie Mercury statue finds new home in drummer’s garden
21-Jul-2014
THE mystery of what happened to the huge statue of FREDDIE MERCURY when We Will Rock You closed has been solved. The golden likeness of the QUEEN frontman towered over Tottenham Court Road in central ... [Read more]

FROM TRURO TO WEMBLEY: THE 6 MOST IMPORTANT GIGS OF QUEEN'S CAREER
28-Jun-2014
44 years ago today (27 June) a little known band, Smile, performed their first ever gig with their new frontman Freddie Bulsara. Soon after, they went from Smile to Queen, Bulsara became Mercury, and ... [Read more]

Queen Performs Freddie Mercury Solo Song 'Love Kills' for First Time Ever
18-Jun-2014
Queen + Adam Lambert embark on their first U.S. arena tour this Thursday, June 19, but on Monday night at their iHeartRadio Live show streamed on Yahoo Screen, 400 lucky fans got a preview of the tour... [Read more]