Queen are one of the planet's biggest rock bands with a massive 15 studio
albums under their belts. They have sold more than 300 million of albums
worldwide since they formed in the early 1970s. Their front man, the late
Freddie Mercury, was arguably the greatest showman on earth, with 'Bohemian
Rhapsody,' among their greatest hits. At the end of the 1960s, ... read more

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In 1971, four college students got together to form a rock band.Since then, a certain band called Queen released 26 albums and sold over 300 million records worldwide. The popularity of Freddie, Brian, Roger and John soared in the 80s. But for Queen the journey was no bed of roses. No pleasure...

Will The Freddie Mercury Biopic Ever Make It To The Big Screen?

Will the Freddie Mercury biopic ever sail into smooth waters and make it onto the big screen? At the moment, it just seems to be one obstacle after...
Posted 18 March 10.08pm — Comment on this

Director Dexter Fletcher quits Freddie Mercury biopic

Filmmaker leaves project due to creative differences, say reports
Posted 14 March 9.58am — Comment on this

Director Dexter Fletcher leaves Freddie Mercury biopic due to creative differences

His vision for the film reportedly clashed with producer Graham King
Posted 14 March 9.58am — Comment on this

Dexter Fletcher abandons Freddie Mercury biopic

Dexter Fletcher has withdrawn from the Freddie Mercury biopic.The 48-year-old actor and director has decided to abandon his role as director after a...
Posted 14 March 9.36am — Comment on this

Director Dexter Fletcher Quits Freddie Mercury Biopic

A long-awaited Freddie Mercury biopic has stalled again after actor-turned-director Dexter Fletcher walked away from the project, citing creative...
Posted 13 March 9.59pm — Comment on this

Guitar Heroes Snapped For Charity Exhibition

Guitar greats including Slash, Brian May, Peter Green, and Jeff Beck have been photographed with their most beloved instrument for a new charity...
Posted 4 March 4.05pm — Comment on this

Brian May Argues With Vet Over Badger Cull Ruling On U.k. Tv

Brian May became embroiled in a heated debate with a veterinary surgeon on a U.K. morning show after an independent panel ruled last year's (13)...
Posted 28 February 12.08pm — Comment on this

Brian May Reveals That John Deacon Has Nothing To Do With Freddie Mercury Biopic

He's not interested...
Posted 18 December 2013 6.03pm — Comment on this

Freddie Mercury biopic finds its new Freddie Mercury

Ben Whishaw to star in Dexter Fletcher-directed film.
Posted 10 December 2013 2.47pm — Comment on this

Brian May Says Sacha Baron Cohen Would Have Been Distracting in Freddie Mercury Biopic

He's sad that the Borat star didn't work out...
Posted 21 October 2013 3.02am — Comment on this

Whishaw Frontrunner For Freddie Mercury Role

After Borat star Sacha Baron Cohen bites the dust, Bafta-winning actor Ben Whishaw is the favourite to play the frontman.
Posted 18 October 2013 11.26pm — Comment on this

On the Road Again: Paramore

Hayley Williams finds inspiration in Freddie Mercury and South American fans.
Posted 18 October 2013 2.08am — Comment on this

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The 5 most played Queen songs in the past year.

  • Somebody to love  511 plays
  • One vision  491 plays
  • Bohemian Rhapsody  465 plays
  • I want to break free  455 plays
  • Don't stop me now  432 plays

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  2. Absolute Radio 70s 2185 plays
  3. Absolute 80s 1537 plays
  4. Absolute Radio 1373 plays
  5. Absolute Radio 90s 302 plays
  6. Absolute Radio 00s 99 plays
  7. Absolute Radio 60s 99 plays

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