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Ian 'H' Watkins Is Moved To 'Tears' After Manchester Terror Attack

Ian 'H' Watkins has been reading his Twitter feed ''through tears'' following the explosion and death of 22 victims at Ariana Grande's concert in Manchester on Monday (22.05.17). The Steps band member has taken to...

Brian May Claims Aids Cost Freddie Mercury Most Of His Foot

Brian May claims Freddie Mercury lost most of his foot during his battle with AIDS.The Queen frontman died in 1991 from AIDS-related pneumonia and guitarist Brian, 69, revealed that Freddie - who was 45 when...

Brian May In 'A Much Better Place'

Brian May is in ''a much better place'' after going through a ''bad period'' last year.The Queen guitarist announced in October 2016 that he had to pull out of his remaining commitments for the year...

Brian May Feels Freddie Mercury's Presence When Working On New Music

Brian May feels Freddie Mercury's presence when he's working on new music.The Queen star tragically lost his bandmate and good friend in November 1991 and even now when he works on new songs with...

Rami Malek: Playing Freddie Mercury Could Be My 'Beyoncé Moment'

Rami Malek thinks playing Freddie Mercury in Queen biopic 'Bohemian Rhapsody' could be his ''Beyoncé moment''.The 35-year-old actor is set to take on the role of the iconic musician in the movie about the 'We...

Queen + Adam Lambert Announce UK Shows

Queen + Adam Lambert have added UK and Ireland dates to their 2017 European tour.The shows, which kick off on November 1st at O2 Arena, Prague in Czech Republic and wrap up at London's The...

Brian May Says Queen Biopic Is Set For 2018 Release

Brian May has revealed the Queen biopic 'Bohemian Rhapsody' will be released in 2018.The band's 69-year-old guitarist has teased that the biopic - which tell the story of the legendary band and their late great...

Queen To Release Monopoly Board Game Based On Band's History

Bandmember Brian May revealed the new music-themed board game, which will take fans through iconic moments in the band's history, will be released in May (17). According to editors at Rolling Stone magazine, the British...

Queen Get Monopoly Game

Queen have made their own edition of Monopoly. The 'We Will Rock You' group's guitarist Brian May was forced to officially announce their version of the world famous board game after details were leaked on...

Brian May And Kerry Ellis Join Forces Once Again For 'Golden Days'

Queen guitarist Brian May and Broadway legend Kerry Ellis are finally re-teaming for their second album release 'Golden Days', six years on from their first full-length output. It's a compilation of original and re-arranged tracks,...

Brian May Announces New Album With Theatre Star After Cancelling Christmas Tour

The guitarist first worked with Ellis on 2010's Anthems, and the odd couple has teamed up for joint tours every winter, while May is taking a break from Queen. The duo was...

Brian May To Release New Album With Kerry Ellis

Brian May has teamed up with his collaborator of 13 years Kerry Ellis for their second studio LP 'Golden Days'.The record features five original compositions, two by May, including the title track, and three by...

Brian May To Release New Album With Kerry Ellis

Brian May has teamed up with his collaborator of 13 years Kelly Ellis for their second studio LP 'Golden Days'.The record features five original compositions, two by May, including the title track, and three by...

Adam Lambert Was 'Intimidated' By Queen Shows At First

Adam Lambert felt ''intimidated'' when he was first asked to join Queen on tour.The 34-year-old singer started touring with the rock legends - Brian May and Roger Taylor - in 2012 after the Queen +...

Queen + Adam Lambert Announce North American Tour

Queen + Adam Lambert have announced a North American tour.The 'We Will Rock You' hitmakers' guitarist Brian May was forced to axe shows at the end of 2016 after battling with a ''persistent illness'', but...

Queen Set 2017 North American Summer Tour After Brian May Illness

Brian May and Roger Taylor have announced a 25-city arena tour, which is scheduled to begin in Phoenix, Arizona on 23 June (17) and feature a "special" show at the Hollywood Bowl in...

Boy George Longed For George Michael To Return To Music

The former Wham! frontman passed away peacefully from heart failure aged 53 on Christmas Day (25Dec16) and countless stars have been paying tribute.Culture Club singer George, who rose to fame in the '80s like Michael,...

Sam Smith Pays Homage To George Michael

Sam Smith has credited George Michael for helping to shape him as an artist. The 'Stay With Me' singer broke his social media silence on Monday (26.12.16) - his first post since June -...

Francis Rossi 'Wasn't Ready' For Bandmate Rick Parfitt's Death

The guitarist lost his battle with a severe infection last week (22Dec16) at the age of 68. Brian May and The Who stars Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend were among the first stars...

United Nations Recognises Brian May's Asteroid Day

The Queen icon helped to establish Asteroid Day in 2014 in a bid to spread awareness about the potential dangers of an outer-space rock crashing to earth, and how to prepare to protect...

Adam Lambert: Brian May Is In 'Good Spirits'

Adam Lambert says Brian May is in ''great spirits''The Queen guitarist was forced to cancel his 2016 tour dates after battling with a ''persistent illness'' but the 'For Your Entertainment' hitmaker says the musician is...

Adam Lambert Wants Collaboration With X Factor's Saara Aalto

Adam Lambert wants to collaborate with 'X Factor' runner up Saara Aalto.The 'For Your Entertainment' hitmaker - who duetted with the singer on the ITV talent show on Saturday (11.12.16) - is keen to work...

Brian May 'Getting Stronger' As He Recovers From Mystery Illness

The 69-year-old Queen rocker made the decision to axe his Christmas Candlelight Tour with West End theatre star Kerry Ellis, which had been due to take place in December (16), announcing the news on his...

Freddie Mercury Didn't Tell Best Friend He Had Aids

Freddie Mercury cut his best friend out of his life because he didn't want to tell him he had AIDS. The Queen frontman - who died in 1991 aged 45 due to complications caused by...

Brian May Compiles Air Guitar Greatest Hits

The We Will Rock You star's latest project features hits by Metallica, Thin Lizzy, Motorhead, Rainbow, and Rush. "It's an interesting discussion between a simple riff and a complex riff," May says,...

Brian May Pays Tribute To Freddie Mercury's Mother, Who Has Died Aged 94

Queen guitarist Brian May has paid tribute to Jer Bulsara, the mother of the late Freddie Mercury, who has died aged 94.May announced on Facebook that Bulsara had passed away last Sunday, quietly and peacefully...

Brian May Pays Tribute To Freddie Mercury's Mother

May announced on Saturday (19Nov16) that Jer Bulsara had passed away peacefully in her sleep at the age of 94 on 13 November (16), and wrote an emotional and heartfelt tribute to her...

Ailing Brian May Recovering In A 'Safe Place'

The Queen star, 69, took to his official website on Friday (21Oct16) to announce he was cancelling his Christmas Candlelight Tour with West End theatre star Kerry Ellis, which had been due to...

Brian May Cancels Tour Dates Over 'Persistent Illness'

Brian May has been forced to cancel his 2016 tour dates after battling with a ''persistent illness''.The Queen guitarist was due to perform a series of concerts across the UK in December with singer Kerry...

Brian May Cancels December Concerts Due To 'Persistent Illness'

Brian May has cancelled his Christmas Candlelight Tour dates with West End star Kerry Ellis.The Queen guitarist was scheduled to perform 11 dates across the UK, but has been forced to pull out due to...

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