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Queen

Queen formed in 1971 and in 1973 signed their first recording contract for EMI. That year they released their first album, QUEEN. The same year saw their first major UK tour, and in 1974 they released QUEEN II as well as making their first UK headlining tour. They made their first US tour, and in November released SHEER HEART ATTACK which was a hit on both sides of the Atlantic.

1975 saw their new release, A NIGHT AT THE OPERA, and - significantly - the single Bohemian Rhapsody. At 5' 55" it should have been too long for successful radio play but it became one of the greatest singles of all time, staying at No. 1 in the UK chart for nine weeks. The video, directed by Bruce Gowers,...

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LISTEN: Queen's 'Live At The Rainbow' album!

05 September 2014 0 comments

Be taken back to 1974 with Queen's brand new album! The album features recordings straight to the...

Review: Queen and Adam Lambert, Melbourne, 29th August

31 August 2014 0 comments

How do you know when you’ve just witnessed an epic (yes, EPIC) gig? You sit up for hours afterwards ...

WATCH: Lady Gaga jumps on stage with Queen & Adam Lambert to perform 'Another One Bites The Dust'!

28 August 2014 0 comments

Okay... we can't even describe how epic this is! Lady Gaga has surprised fans at Queen & Adam...

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