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Brian May Slams Idea Of Touring With Freddie Mercury Impersonator

Brian May has hailed Adam Lambert as a ''true phenomenon'' and slammed anyone who has suggested Queen should tour with a Freddie Mercury impersonator.The former 'American Idol' star, Brian and drummer Roger Taylor are currently...

Westlife To Collaborate With Queen?

Westlife are reportedly in talks with Queen to collaborate on a ''special project''.The Irish boyband - comprised of Mark Feehily, Shane Filan, Nicky Byrne and Kian Egan - have wowed their fans with a medley...

Brian May: Adam Lambert Can Do All The Stuff That Freddie Did And More

Brian May has heaped praise on Adam Lambert for doing ''all the stuff'' Queen frontman Freddie Mercury did ''and more''.The 'We Will Rock You' hitmaker has paid the former 'American Idol' contestant the biggest compliment...

Brian May Makes 'Pilgrimage' To Freddie Mercury's Childhood Home

Brian May has been on a ''pilgrimage'' to Freddie Mercury's childhood home.The 71-year-old musician has fulfilled a long-held dream by travelling with his wife Anita Dobson to the African island of Zanzibar, where he's taken...

Adam Lambert Inspired By Work As Queen Frontman

Adam Lambert has ''learned a lot'' from fronting Queen.The 37-year-old star has spent eight years leading the legendary rock band - in place of legendary late singer Freddie Mercury - and he revealed his time...

Brian May Defends Artistic Licence In Bohemian Rhapsody

Brian May has defended the artistic licence used in 'Bohemian Rhapsody'. The Queen guitarist insisted that the Freddie Mercury biopic was not a documentary but an attempt to tell the story of the...

Brian May Is Mentoring New Girl Band King's Daughters

Brian May has turned his hand to mentoring the next generation of artists starting with new girl band King's Daughters.The Queen guitar legend has had the four-piece, comprised of former 'X Factor' hopeful Talia Dean...

Brian May Wants To See Another Concert Put On To Tackle Climate Change

Brian May wants to see another Live Aid-type concert put on to raise awareness for climate change.The Queen guitar legend, astrophysicist and noted environmentalist has called on musicians to come together again and repeat 2007's...

Roger Taylor: Adam Lambert Joining Queen Was Like Fate Unfolding

Queen's Roger Taylor says Adam Lambert joining the group was like ''fate unfolding''.The iconic rock band's 69-year-old drummer has admitted they thought the 'We Are The Champions' group would never perform again after the death...

Bohemian Rhapsody Released In China With Homosexuality References Removed

'Bohemian Rhapsody' was released in China with all references to Queen singer Freddie Mercury's sexuality removed. The Oscar-winning rock band biopic starring Rami Malek as the late frontman was released in China on Friday (22.03.19)...

Plans For Bohemian Rhapsody Sequel Underway

A 'Bohemian Rhapsody' sequel could be in the works. Rudi Dolezal - who worked with Queen on their music videos for 'These Are the Days of Our Lives', 'The Show Must Go On' and 'The...

Queen + Adam Lambert To Feature In New Documentary

Queen + Adam Lambert are set to star in a new documentary.The 'Bohemian Rhapsody' hitmakers and the 'American Idol' star - who joined forces with Queen back in 2011, filling in for late vocalist Freddie...

Adam Lambert Wasn't Confident Of Playing Freddie Mercury In Bohemian Rhapsody

Adam Lambert didn't play Freddie Mercury in 'Bohemian Rhapsody' because he doesn't feel he could accurately recreate the late singer on screen.The 37-year-old singer has been touring with the active members of Queen, guitarist Brian...

Queen And Adam Lambert To Perform At Oscars

Queen with Adam Lambert are set to perform at this year's Oscars ceremony. To acknowledge the five nominations for biopic 'Bohemian Rhapsody', which focuses on the British band's huge success and the life of late...

Tom Chaplin To Cover Queen Songs On UK Tour

Tom Chaplin is set to tour the UK covering Queen's songs.The Keane frontman - who performed 'It's a Hard Life' with the surviving members of the band, Brian May and Roger Taylor, at The Prince's...

Brian May 'Disappointed' By Bohemian Rhapsody Special Effects Snub

Brian May thinks the critics got it wrong after 'Bohemian Rhapsody' was omitted from the BAFTAs' Special Visual Effects category.The Queen guitarist is thrilled that the blockbuster musical about the iconic band and their late...

Brian May Wants To Go To The International Space Station

Brian May's dream is to go to the International Space Station. The Queen guitarist has always been obsessed with space and although he has little interest in taking a commercial flight which takes you into...

Rami Malek Found It 'Daunting' Meeting Queen Members

Rami Malek found it ''so daunting'' meeting Queen legends Brian May and Roger Taylor for the first time.The 37-year-old actor picked up the gong for Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama at the...

Bohemian Rhapsody Dvd Release Will Include Full Live Aid Set

The 'Bohemian Rhapsody' DVD release will contain the full recreation of Queen's entire 'Live Aid' set which wasn't shown in the cinematic release.The acclaimed biopic will be arriving on Digital and Movies Anywhere on January...

Brian May To Release First Solo Single For 20 Years

Brian May is to release his first solo single in 20 years - from NASA's Control Centre. The Queen guitarist is to drop track 'New Horizons', which will feature words spoken by the late physicist...

Lewis Hamilton Receives Peta Honour

Lewis Hamilton has been honoured as Person of the Year by PETA.The Formula 1 champion was bestowed with the annual accolade by the animal rights organisation for his vegan diet and encouraging others to follow...

Brian May's Rocking Manicure

Brian May gets a powder gel manicure at his local nail salon to strengthen his fingernails so he can play guitar on stage with Queen.The 71-year-old guitarist relies on acrylic nails to protect his hard-worn...

Adam Lambert: Queen Works So Well For Me

Adam Lambert thinks his work with Queen compliments his solo career.The 36-year-old singer has been providing vocals for the 'Bohemian Rhapsody' group on tour since 2012 - in place of the late Freddie Mercury -...

Rami Malek Is Unfazed By The Oscar Buzz Around Bohemian Rhapsody

Rami Malek is unfazed by Oscar buzz around 'Bohemian Rhapsody' because playing Freddie Mercury has been enough of a privilege.The 37-year-old actor has been highly praised for his portrayal of the legendary Queen frontman in...

Brian May Lifted Bohemian Rhapsody Set

Brian May's support ''lifted'' the cast of 'Bohemian Rhapsody' up.Rami Malek - who plays the late Freddie Mercury in the movie - was grateful to have the Queen guitarist on set and they ''wouldn't have...

Rami Malek Celebrated With Tequila Shot After Landing Role

Rami Malek had a ''shot of tequila'' after landing the iconic role of Freddie Mercury in 'Bohemian Rhapsody'.The 37-year-old actor - who plays the late singer in the Bryan Singer-directed drama - has revealed he...

Lucy Boynton Opens Up On Rami Malek's Bohemian Rhapsody Transormation

Lucy Boynton says Rami Malek was ''a stranger'' on the set of 'Bohemian Rhapsody'.The 24-year-old actress plays Freddie Mercury's longtime friend and former fiancee Mary Austin in the biopic, and she admitted her co-star's transformation...

Brian May Says Freddie Mercury 'Would Have Loved' Bohemian Rhapsody

Brian May thinks Freddie Mercury ''would have loved'' 'Bohemian Rhapsody'.The Queen guitarist - who starred alongside the iconic musician in the band - has hailed the long-awaited biopic, but insisted it is ''not a Queen...

Queen's Roger Taylor Joins Instagram

Queen's Roger Taylor has joined Instagram.The 69-year-old stickman's bandmate Brian May announced his pal had setup his own profile on the social media app on Wednesday afternoon (19.09.18) by welcoming him to the ''insanity of...

Rami Malek Blown Away By Queen Stars' Support

Rami Malek says getting the seal of approval of Brian May and Roger Taylor to play Freddie Mercury was ''the greatest honour''.The 37-year-old actor stars as Queen's late enigmatic frontman - who died from an...

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