News > Queen become Iran's first official rock release

Added on 24-Aug-2004

A compilation of Queen's greatest hits has become the first full rock album to be officially released in Iran, according to a report on BBC News Online.Iran, noted for its socially conservative culture, has strict controls over what music is released in the country, but Queen are already a popular band there due to various unofficial and bootleg released.



The full report can be read on the BBC News site at:



http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/music/3593532.stm

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