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The Things They Tweet: 3643000

6th May 2013

"Yep, Clapton Is a kind of god. Still. Sometimes you think you've heard everything he has to give - and then... you haven't!" Queen star Brian May heaps praise on another guitar great.

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Dizzee Rascal Goes Crazy With Robbie

2nd May 2013

Dizzee Rascal recruited Robbie Williams for his new single.The rapper didn't have to do much to persuade Robbie to appear on 'Goin' Crazy', as he is a huge fan of his previous hits.He told The...

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24th April 2013

Queen star Brian May is refusing to give up on his campaign to stop badger culls in his native Britain - he has produced a song to promote the cause. The animal activist has also...

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The Things They Say: 3623723

23rd April 2013

"We hadn’t seen the footage for years, but when we looked at it we couldn’t believe how good it was. We were on fire." Queen drummer Roger Taylor was impressed by the quality of footage...

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Brian May Angry Over College Lab Scandal

16th April 2013

Queen rocker Brian May has blasted staff at his former college after a probe uncovered allegations of animal abuse at one of its research laboratories.Activists at the British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection...

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Peter Frampton & Steve Lukather Add Tributes To Late Producer Johns

9th April 2013

Rockers Steve Lukather, Chad Smith and Peter Frampton have joined Queen star Brian May in paying tribute to late music producer and studio engineer Andy Johns, who died on Sunday (07Apr13).Johns, who worked with artists...

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Queen Voted Top Band To Spend 15 Minutes With

2nd April 2013

Queen have been voted the top band the UK would most want to spend 15 minutes with.The 'We Are The Champions' rockers topped a survey conducted by Virgin Media, who today (02.04.13) announced the launch...

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Actor James Floyd Interested In Playing Young Freddie Mercury Again

21st March 2013

Anglo-Indian actor James Floyd is keen to reprise his portrayal of Queen rocker Freddie Mercury for Sacha Baron-Cohen's much-anticipated biopic.The young star played the tragic singer, who died in 1991, in British Tv movie The...

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Brian May Dismayed By Slow Recovery After Knee Surgery

8th March 2013

Queen star Brian May has been playing through the pain at recent gigs as he is still struggling to recover from a knee operation.The 65-year-old rocker underwent arthroscopic surgery to repair ripped cartilage in his...

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Queen Given Music Heritage Award

6th March 2013

Queen were given the PRS For Music Heritage Award yesterday (05.03.12).The 'We Will Rock You' hitmakers - originally made up of Brian May, Roger Taylor, John Deacon and the late Freddie Mercury - were honoured...

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Freddie Mercury's Burial Plaque Vanishes From Cemetary

5th March 2013

Freddie Mercury's burial plaque has gone missing.The recently discovered dedication which is believe to be placed at the site where the late Queen legend's ashes were scattered by ex-girlfriend Mary Austin has mysteriously vanished from...

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Freddie Mercury Cemetery Plaque Disappears

5th March 2013

A recently discovered London cemetery plaque bearing Freddie Mercury's name has mysteriously disappeared, sparking new interest in the Queen legend's final resting place.The bronze plaque inscribed with Mercury's real name, Farrokh Bulsara, and signed by...

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2nd March 2013

Queen legend Brian May turned heads on Friday (01Mar13) as he performed a free gig at a London train station to highlight a tiger conservation initiative. The rocker played his greatest hits with the help...

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Brian May Loses Badger Cull Battle

28th February 2013

Queen star Brian May has been left saddened and frustrated after he lost a bid to stop a badger cull in his native Britain.The animal-loving rocker has spent months campaigning against government plans to reduce...

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Queen Stars Release Greatest Concert Footage On New Dvd

27th February 2013

Queen stars Roger Taylor and Brian May are belatedly celebrating the 25th anniversary of the group's greatest gigs with the release of a new two-Dvd package featuring both London shows back in the summer of...

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Justin Timberlake Inspired By Led Zeppelin

26th February 2013

Justin Timberlake was inspired by Led Zeppelin to write 10-minute tracks for his new album. The 32-year-old singer says the average length of songs on 'The 20/20 Experience' is seven to eight minutes, after he...

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Freddie Mercury's Final Resting Place Discovered?

25th February 2013

Freddie Mercury's final resting place may have been discovered.A plaque seemingly dedicated to the late Queen singer - who died from complications caused by AIDS in 1991, aged 45 - has been found in Kensal...

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Queen Set For London Concert Plaque

21st February 2013

Rock icons Queen are to be honoured with a special commemorative plaque at the venue where they played their first concert in London.Queen stars Brian May and Roger Taylor will be at Imperial College on...

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Lady Gaga Demanded Mannequin On Tour Rider

6th February 2013

Lady Gaga demanded a ''mannequin with puffy pink hair'' on her tour rider.The eccentric 'Bad Romance' singer has made a number of unusual requests for items tour venues must supply her ahead of shows including...

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Dappy Felt 'Victimised' At Petrol Station Brawl

11th January 2013

N-Dubz star Dappy believes he was ''victimised'' for being famous during a petrol station brawl last year.The 25-year-old rapper told Guildford Crown Court in Surrey, South East England, yesterday (10.01.13) he was simply trying to...

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Dappy Brawl Drama Sparked By Brian May Boast

11th January 2013

Former N-Dubz star Dappy became caught up in a brawl at a gas station last year (12) after boasting about his collaboration with Queen guitarist Brian May, a court has heard.The British rapper has pleaded...

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Brian May Is Peta's Brit Of The Year

27th December 2012

Queen rocker Brian May has been honoured for his commitment to animal rights by bosses at People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (Peta).The guitarist has been named the organisation's U.K. Person of the Year...

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Queen And Adam Lambert's Collaboration Voted Best Live Shows Of 2012

24th December 2012

Queen and Adam Lambert's London gigs have topped a list of music fans' favourite live shows of 2012, according to a new poll.The Bohemian Rhapsody hitmakers' original pairing with the U.S. star was left in...

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New Skylar Grey Video ‘C’Mon Let Me Ride’ Stars Eminem Doing Auto-tuned Queen Chorus

By Hayley Avron | 12th December 2012

The new Skylar Grey video of ‘C’mon Let Me Ride’ featuring Eminem is a crash course in a total lack of subtlety. “If you got a sweet tooth/ you can taste my watermelon,” she sings...

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Morrissey Attacks Royals Over Nurse's Suicide

11th December 2012

Anti-monarchist Morrissey has taken aim at Britain's royal family again - blaming the Queen's brood for the suicide of the nurse caught up in the Duchess Of Cambridge's pregnancy prank scandal.Jacintha Saldanha took her own...

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Brian May Undergoes Knee Surgery

4th December 2012

Queen star Brian May is recovering after undergoing arthroscopic surgery on his knee.The guitarist went under the knife on Monday (03Dec12) to repair a "ripped cartilage and other stuff" and he took to Twitter.com on...

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Duchess Of Cambridge Is Pregnant

3rd December 2012

The Duchess of Cambridge is pregnant.The beautiful royal and her husband Prince William - who is second in line to the British throne - announced today (03.12.12) they are expecting the first child together. A...

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Brian May Allowed Deer Cull

26th November 2012

Brian May allowed deer to be killed on his estate, despite campaigning against badger culling.The Queen guitarist set up anti-hunting charity 'Save Me' in 2010, but he has confessed he allowed deer culling for two...

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Motley Crue Take Chances

24th November 2012

Nikki Sixx insists Motley Crue are at the top of their game because they always ''take chances''. The bassist for the veteran rockers - who are also made up of singer Vince Neil, drummer Tommy...

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The Things They Tweet: 3375007

15th November 2012

"A lot of you ask about John Deacon. Well truly we hear very little from Deacy. It's a bit sad, but we respect his wish to be private." Queen star Brian May admits he has...

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