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Rock band

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London, England, UK

Claim to fame :

Single "Bohemian Rhapsody" (1975)

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Adam Lambert Slams Kanye West's Cover of Queen's 'Bohemian Rhapsody'

June 30, 2015 09:41:15 GMT

gave 's cover of 's "Bohemian Rhapsody" a negative review. The "" alum, who's frequently hired to front the legendary band, took to Twitter on Monday, June 29 to let the world know that he didn't like the rapper's performance of the classic during his headlining set at Glastonbury last weekend.

Queen Shares Unreleased Track Featuring Freddie Mercury's Vocals for Charity

November 05, 2014 09:06:37 GMT

uses one of their songs to help fight AIDS. The legendary rock band has made a previously-unreleased song called "Let Me in Your Heart Again" available on iTunes for Coca-Cola's RED campaign to benefit the Global Fund, which fights AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria.

Video: Lady GaGa Joins Queen Onstage During Australian Gig

August 28, 2014 03:17:10 GMT

brought out a special guest when they made a tour stop in Sydney, Australia, on Wednesday, August 27. The iconic group, which had fill in for the late frontman Freddie Mercury, played the first of their two-night show at the Allphones Arena when joined them for a surprise performance.

New Queen Album With Freddie Mercury's Vocals to Be Released

May 27, 2014 02:54:39 GMT

There will be a new album with some previously unheard songs featuring Freddie Mercury's vocals. Guitarist Brian May revealed in a new interview that "" will be out next year.

Adam Lambert to Reunite With Queen for Summer Tour

March 07, 2014 03:35:42 GMT

is set to reunite with for a North American tour this summer. Along with the British band's Brian May and Roger Taylor, the "" alum made the announcement during a press conference at New York's Madison Square Garden on Thursday, March 6.

Queen May Release New Track With Freddie Mercury's Vocals

January 16, 2014 08:26:29 GMT

has teased a new track with the late frontman Freddie Mercury's vocals featured in it. Brian May, the band's legendary guitarist who has recovered from prostate cancer, talked about his health and the Queen record on his official website

Fun. Set to Perform With Queen at iHeart Radio Festival

September 20, 2013 05:03:54 GMT

has been confirmed to appear together with at iHeartRadio Festival on Friday, September 20. However, Ruess will not be the only member to take the stage with the legendary British band, which has hired "" alum again to serve as its guest-frontman.

Queen Plans Another Adam Lambert Collaboration

June 18, 2013 03:40:03 GMT

One year after successfully fronted in several shows, guitarist Brian May revealed that the collaboration might happen again. In an interview with MTV UK, May said that he and bandmate Roger Taylor were interested in working together with Lambert again in the future.

Veteran Bands Honored at 2013 Kerrang! Awards

June 15, 2013 05:57:01 GMT

Veteran rock and heavy metal bands , , , and Venom were honored at the 2013 Kerrang! Awards held at London's Troxy Club on Thursday night. The British magazine, through its annual music awards, gave each of them a special award, along with recognizing this year's top current acts.

Beyonce Knowles Looks Carefree in Intimate Family Pictures

August 13, 2012 02:17:53 GMT

posts a bunch of pictures capturing intimate moments with her family on Tumblr. Showing off her carefree and playful side, she rides a bike, plays a hula hoop, and enjoys relaxing times with her sister , husband and daughter Blue Ivy.

Video: Spice Girls' Reunion and Queen's Duet With Jessie J at Olympic Closing Ceremony

August 13, 2012 02:07:48 GMT

Some of the most famous British musicians gathered for the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympics on Sunday, August 12. As it had been expected, the reunited took the stage to cater the crowd with their hit singles "Wannabe" and "Spice Up Your Life". , , , and were singing atop cabs toward the end of their set.

Pictures: Adam Lambert Joins Queen in London Show

July 12, 2012 09:28:47 GMT

joined legendary rock band in a show held at the Hammersmith Apollo in London on Wednesday, July 11. The "" alum stood in for the late Freddie Mercury, the band's original frontman.

Freddie Mercury to Be Brought to Life at Queen's Anniversary Show

May 12, 2012 01:38:03 GMT

have a special treat prepared for their fans at their upcoming 10th anniversary show. In an interview with BBC, guitarist Brian May confirms that he and fellow bandmate Roger Tyler plan to resurrect Freddie Mercury for the upcoming gig.

First 'Skyfall' Teaser Trailer Screened at CinemaCon

April 26, 2012 03:26:16 GMT

A very first teaser trailer for highly anticipated James Bond film "" has been screened at the 2012 CinemaCon in Las Vegas. During a Sony Pictures panel on Wednesday, April 25, Sony's President of Worldwide Distribution Rory Bruer presented the exclusive sneak peek which sees agent 007 in an interrogation session.

'American Idol' Recap: Top 6 Take on Queen, Joshua Gets Standing Ovation Twice

April 26, 2012 02:45:22 GMT

"" was back on Wednesday, April 25 with the Top 6 singing two songs, one from 's catalog and another which is their personal choice. Roger Taylor and Brian May of the legendary rock band stopped by to give some advice to the contestants. The veteran musicians and the young singers then collaborated on stage to perform a medley of "Another One Bites the Dust", "We Will Rock You" and "We Are the Champions".

Adam Lambert to Join Queen in Four Concerts to Make Up for Sonisphere Cancellation

April 10, 2012 03:15:53 GMT

Though Sonisphere Festival where was supposed to share stage with on July 7 was canceled, fans have no need to worry because alternatives are already set up by the two music acts. Four concerts which will reunite them after their gig at the 2011 MTV EMAs have just been confirmed.

Queen's Concert at Sonisphere With Adam Lambert Gets Canceled

March 29, 2012 03:19:59 GMT

The highly anticipated duet between and at the upcoming Sonisphere Festival might not come to fruition. On March 28, the rock band announced on their official website that the Knebworth Park music festival was canceled.

Adam Lambert Recalls the Time He Got Call to Perform With Queen

February 28, 2012 03:57:59 GMT

is excited about his upcoming gig with his idol, . At the 20th Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party, the singer remembered how he reacted when he got a call from his manager about the offer.

Adam Lambert Confirms He Will Perform With Queen at Sonisphere

February 21, 2012 06:09:22 GMT

It's official, will sing with next summer. The former contestant of "" season 8 is set to share the stage with the British rock band at upcoming Sonisphere festival at Knebworth.

'Amazing Spider-Man' Viral Video Gives Clue to Global Event

February 04, 2012 03:55:27 GMT

"" will not open in the U.S. theaters until summer, but already its campaign footage became viral. The video gives a look at Spidey's symbol being projected on various famous landmarks around the world, including the Arc de Triomphe, the Sydney Opera House, the Kremlin and the Colesseum.

Adam Lambert Denies Queen Rumor, but Flattered by the Suggestion

February 04, 2012 03:32:50 GMT

has responded to rumor suggesting that he would join when they're headlining Sonisphere festival this summer. The "Better Than I Know Myself" singer set the record straight by posting clarifications on Twitter.

MTV EMAs 2011: Queen Close the Night by Rocking Out With Adam Lambert

November 07, 2011 02:57:13 GMT

Before the lights were dimmed and the audience were sent home, took the stage at 2011 MTV Europe Music Awards along with , who has repeatedly cited the band as one of his inspirations in music. Their performance on the November 6 celebration was introduced by host .

Charles Napier Dies a Day After Being Found Collapsed at Home

October 07, 2011 05:05:34 GMT

Character actor Charles Napier has passed away. The 75-year-old, who was known for his tough-guy roles in such movies as "The Blues Brothers" and "Rambo: First Blood Part II", died on Wednesday, October 5 afternoon at Bakersfield Memorial Hospital, just a day after he was found collapsed at his home.

Brian May Wants Lady GaGa to Be Queen's Frontwoman

October 07, 2011 05:03:12 GMT

Brian May is working to solve 's "singer problem" so that they can go on a tour again. In a recent interview with The Daily Express, the guitarist revealed as "someone they've talked about singing, fronting the band with."

Video: Beyonce Knowles Messes Up Queen's 'Bohemian Rhapsody'

June 22, 2011 06:25:21 GMT

has stumbled over one classic song when performing at a recent concert in Nice, France. Taking the stage at Palais Nikala on Monday night, June 20, the "Run the World (Girls)" singer flubbed the lyrics of 's "Bohemian Rhapsody" as she presented her fans with an interesting medley.

Queen Musical 'We Will Rock You' to Be Brought to Big Screen

January 13, 2011 03:27:37 GMT

Brian May has confirmed he's planning to bring successful musical "We Will Rock You" to the big screen in a new movie. The stage show, based around the rock group's music and named after their hit single of the same name, was written by British comic/author Ben Elton in conjunction with Queen stars May and Roger Taylor.

Queen Confirm EMI Departure and New Contract With UMG

November 09, 2010 03:55:47 GMT

Rockers have confirmed they are abandoning their longtime record label EMI to sign a lucrative new contract with the Universal Music Group. It was rumored in May that the "Bohemian Rhapsody" legends would follow in the footsteps of Sir and quit the faltering company after almost 40 years.

Brian May Is Special Honoree of International Fund for Animal Welfare

October 18, 2010 08:48:41 GMT

legend Brian May has been selected to receive a special award in recognition of his animal rights campaigning. The guitarist will be honored by the International Fund for Animal Welfare at London's House of Lords on Tuesday, October 19.

Queen Plan to Leave EMI, Considering to Join Universal

May 11, 2010 09:47:42 GMT

Rockers are planning to follow in Sir 's footsteps by quitting their longtime label EMI, according to a U.K. report. legend parted ways with the faltering record giant in 2008, transferring all distribution rights of his post-Fab Four material to the Concord Music Group last month.

Brian May Upset After Learning Queen's Song Is Used in Hunting Video

April 08, 2010 10:10:44 GMT

star Brian May is fuming over the use of his band's hit "Don't Stop Me Now" in a pro-hunting campaign in Britain. The 1978 track can be heard over the video promoting hare coursing, allegedly compiled by a member of the Countryside Alliance (CA), a group pushing for a ban against blood sports to be lifted in the U.K.

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