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Fascinating Fact 5734

4th August 2008

Legendary QUEEN guitarist BRIAN MAY has published his thesis on astrophysics. The work, titled A Survey of Radial Velocities in the Zodiacal Dust Cloud, won him a doctorate from Imperial College London earlier this year...

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Bohemian Rhapsody Is Best Pop Song Ever

15th July 2008

QUEEN anthem BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY has been voted the best pop song of all time. The 1975 hit came top in a poll of more than 10,000 music fans in the U.K. The Village People's YMCA...

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May Angered By Queen Tv Snub

2nd July 2008

QUEEN guitarist BRIAN MAY has hit out a British TV network for not broadcasting the group's performance at NELSON MANDELA's recent 90th birthday concert in London. The band, along with vocalist Paul Rodgers, were the...

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The Things They Say 8733

28th June 2008

"DAKOTA (FANNING) and QUEEN (LATIFAH) had to go the bee school and learn how to deal with bees and ALICIA (KEYS) had to learn to play the cello. I had to touch a bug. I...

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Queen Plan South American Return

28th May 2008

QUEEN are heading back to South America for the first time in 27 years after reportedly scheduling two dates in Argentina. Brian May and Roger Taylor will return to Buenos Aires in November (08) for...

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Queen Stars Join Hawkins On Wilson Track

27th May 2008

QUEEN stars BRIAN MAY and ROGER TAYLOR joined the FOO FIGHTERS' TAYLOR HAWKINS on a tribute to late THE BEACH BOYS drummer DENNIS WILSON. Drummer Hawkins was drafted in to provide vocals on Holy Man,...

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Roger Slams Reality Shows

14th May 2008

QUEEN drummer ROGER TAYLOR has condemned TV talent shows like AMERICAN IDOL and THE X FACTOR - because they fail to find any gifted stars. The musician, 58, has even penned a song about his...

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May To Buy Beleaguered Radio Station

8th May 2008

QUEEN star BRIAN MAY is in talks to buy a British radio station to save it from closure. Digital station Planet Rock is facing being shut down unless its parent company GCap Media finds a...

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Queen + Lennox Will Perform For Mandela

6th May 2008

QUEEN, LEONA LEWIS and ANNIE LENNOX will headline former South African President NELSON MANDELA's 90th birthday concert this summer. Dame Shirley Bassey, Simple Minds and Razorlight will also perform at the event in London on...

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Fascinating Fact 5214

21st April 2008

Rock supergroup QUEEN's first album of new material in 13 years will reportedly be titled THE COSMOS ROCKS. Guitarist BRIAN MAY recently completed a doctorate in astrophysics....

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May Becomes University Chancellor

14th April 2008

QUEEN rocker BRIAN MAY has officially begun his tenure as the chancellor of Liverpool John Moore University in England. The It's A Kind Of Magic guitarist, who recently completed a doctorate in astrophysics, became an...

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Queen Will Rock You Again

20th March 2008

Rock supergroup QUEEN are set to return to South America for the first time since the death of frontman FREDDIE MERCURY. The band performed historic shows on the continent during its heyday in the 1980s,...

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Fascinating Fact 4838

15th February 2008

A line of jewellery inspired by late QUEEN singer FREDDIE MERCURY and designed by UDI BEHR is to hit stores. The Made In Heaven:The Freddie Mercury Collection will feature gold and silver pendants and rings.

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May: 'I Didn't Know Mercury Was Gay'

9th February 2008

QUEEN guitarist BRIAN MAY insists he had no idea bandmate FREDDIE MERCURY was gay - assuming the parading frontman was just flamboyant. May met the late star in 1970 but claims it was not until...

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May Banishes Spears References From Queen Musical

8th February 2008

QUEEN guitarist BRIAN MAY has ordered references to BRITNEY SPEARS be removed from hit musical WE WILL ROCK YOU out of respect for the troubled star. The 60-year-old musician insisted the character of "Britney" in...

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Queen Start Work On Follow-up To We Will Rock You

30th January 2008

Legendary rockers QUEEN have teamed up with British writer BEN ELTON once again to work on a sequel to their hit London musical WE WILL ROCK YOU. The West End show has been hugely popular...

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Queen Remember Mercury With World Aids Day Release

30th November 2007

Rockers QUEEN will pay a special tribute to former frontman FREDDIE MERCURY by releasing their new single on World Aids Day (01Dec07). Say It's Not True is the group's first studio collaboration with new singer...

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Queen Release Aids Charity Single

29th November 2007

British rockers QUEEN are to release a free song download to raise awareness of World AIDS Day - 17 years after frontman FREDDIE MERCURY died from the illness. The We Will Rock You hitmakers -...

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May Named Chancellor At Liverpool University

20th November 2007

QUEEN rocker BRIAN MAY has been named as the next chancellor to Liverpool John Moores University in England. The guitarist, who recently completed a doctorate in astrophysics, will take up his new post early next...

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Queen Star Rodgers Rules Out Firm Reunion At Ertegun Show

8th November 2007

Former FREE and current QUEEN frontman PAUL RODGERS has ruled out another major rock reunion at the upcoming Ahmet Ertegun Tribute Concert - he won't be reteaming with guitarist JIMMY PAGE. Page's Led Zeppelin will...

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Bohemian Rhapsody Is U.k.'S Best Music Video

8th October 2007

QUEEN hit BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY is the U.K.'s best music video of all time, according to a new poll. The promo attracted 30 per cent of the votes in a survey commissioned by mobile telecoms network...

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Rodgers Wants To Record Meditation Anthem With Queen

3rd October 2007

Singer PAUL RODGERS hopes to record a new tune all about his love for meditation - with QUEEN. The rocker, who now fronts the British supergroup, reveals his latest composition Take Love was inspired by...

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Rodgers' Wife Keeps Him Feeling 'All Right Now'

3rd October 2007

QUEEN rocker PAUL RODGERS insists he's one of classic rock's healthiest guys thanks to his fitness instructor wife. The All right Now singer wed former model Cynthia Kereluk last month (Sep07) after a 10-year romance...

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Fascinating Fact 4009

27th September 2007

QUEEN guitarist BRIAN MAY will appear on stage of the London West End musical WE WILL ROCK YOU this Saturday (29Sep07) to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the title song....

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Queen Star Rodgers Weds

24th September 2007

New QUEEN singer PAUL RODGERS has wed his longtime girlfriend, former Miss Canada CYNTHIA KERELUK, is a surprise ceremony at their Canadian retreat. Guests thought they were attending a party to celebrate the 10th anniversary...

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May Sponsors Junior Soccer Team

4th September 2007

QUEEN rocker BRIAN MAY has given his guitar technician's junior soccer team a big boost - by sponsoring their kit. England's Purley Jubilee Under-10s will wear shirts with 'Brian May Guitars' on the front. The...

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Madonna Meeting Goes Bottoms-up

31st August 2007

Actor Tom Hardy has spoken of how he got the shock of his life when he recently met pop queen Madonna.The 29-year-old star of Black Hawk Down and Layer Cake told the Mirror he got...

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Queen Duo Team Up With Mandela For Aids Gig

30th August 2007

QUEEN rockers BRIAN MAY and ROGER TAYLOR will mark the 90th birthday of NELSON MANDELA with a charity concert next year (Jun08). The London gig will help raise awareness of the former South African Prime...

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Queen Stars To Perform At Mandela Concert

30th August 2007

BRIAN MAY and ROGER TAYLOR, members of legendary rock band QUEEN, will perform at a concert next year to celebrate the 90th birthday of South Africa's former president, NELSON MANDELA.The statesman and his musician pals...

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Queen Duo To Play Mandela Concert

30th August 2007

Queen duo Brian May and Roger Taylor are to perform at a concert to mark the 90th birthday of the South African statesman Nelson Mandela.Scheduled for July 28th next year, the concert will take place...

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