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Dappy Wants May-customised Guitar

18th January 2012

British rapper Dappy wants Queen legend Brian May to make him a guitar after hearing how the rock legend crafted his first instrument out of an old fireplace.The unlikely pair has teamed up to collaborate...

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Madonna Hints At Stage Musical

13th January 2012

Madonna looks set to follow in the footsteps of Abba and Queen by allowing a musical featuring her hit songs to hit the stage.The Material Girl is open to having her songs written into a...

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May Dresses As Santa At We Will Rock You

28th December 2011

Brian May got into the festive spirit by dressing up as Father Christmas to surprise fans at the Queen musical We Will Rock You in London on Monday (26Dec11).The British rocker donned a wig, hat...

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Lambert In Talks To Be Queen's New Mercury

8th December 2011

Queen stars Roger Taylor and Brian May are in talks with American Idol star Adam Lambert about becoming the rock supergroup's new frontman.The rockers teamed up with Lambert for the 2009 American Idol finale and...

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Taylor: 'There's No New Queen Album With Mercury's Unfinished Songs'

2nd December 2011

Roger Taylor has ruined Queen fans' Christmas by dismissing reports suggesting he and bandmate Brian May are working on a new album featuring unfinished Freddie Mercury songs.The drummer admits there are a handful of songs...

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Fascinating Fact 12491

2nd December 2011

The upcoming Queen biopic, starring Sacha Baron Cohen as Freddie Mercury, has a working title - Mercury.

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Anita Dobson Refuses To Be Photographed During Interview

25th November 2011

Anita Dobson has riled radio bosses by refusing to be photographed for Bbc Radio 5 Live's website. The former Eastenders star was discussing her stint in Strictly Come Dancing on Rachel Burden's show last Friday...

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Freddie Mercury, Musical Icon, Remembered 20 Years On

24th November 2011

Today marks the 20th anniversary of the sad death of Freddie Mercury, the Queen vocalist and solo performer extraordinaire who, for many, will go down as the finest rock front man of all time -...

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Dappy Teams Up With Queen Legend May On New Track

18th November 2011

British rapper Dappy has landed an unlikely collaborator in Queen legend Brian May.The iconic guitarist reached out to the N-Dubz frontman after being impressed with the star's hit solo single No Regrets, insisting he deserved...

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Amelia Lily's Return To The X-factor Sparks 'Fixed' Claims

13th November 2011

Amelia Lily has returned to the X-factor after having been voted back in by the public. However, according to The Daily Mail, speculation has been rife that ITV had fixed the vote to get Amelia...

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Selena Gomez Drinks Oil Before Going On Stage

31st October 2011

Selena Gomez, girlfriend of Justin Bieber and hugely successful singer and actress in her own right, has admitted to a somewhat bizarre habit before going on stage to sing. The 19 year old drinks oil...

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Fascinating Fact 12293

27th October 2011

British rockers Queen are said to be working on a "new" album of unreleased songs they recorded with Freddie Mercury in their 1980s heyday.

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The Things They Say 23255

26th October 2011

"We Will Rock You II is very, very funny and it's a bit ruder than We Will Rock You. It's just a question of how we proceed." Guitar legend Brian May reveals plans are underway...

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Rodgers: 'I'm Up For Queen Reunion At The Olympics'

20th October 2011

Rocker Paul Rodgers has given Queen fans hope he'll reteam with Brian May and Roger Taylor for a spectacular to open the Summer Olympics in London next year (12) by revealing he's open to the...

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May Slams Dancing Judge

20th October 2011

Queen legend Brian May has criticised a judge on Britain's Strictly Come Dancing for insulting his actress wife Anita Dobson on the TV talent show.Dobson has been showing off her fancy footwork on the U.K....

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Fascinating Fact 12254

19th October 2011

Rockers Queen will receive the Global Icon award at the upcoming Mtv Europe Music Awards (EMAs). The British band will also perform at the ceremony in Belfast, Northern Ireland on 6 November (11).

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Gaga To Front Queen?

6th October 2011

Lady Gaga is in talks with Queen guitarist Brian May to take over as the band's new lead singer.Original frontman Freddie Mercury died in 1991 and Paul Rodgers took on vocal duties for the group...

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Queen Honoured At Bmi Awards

5th October 2011

British rockers Queen were honoured with the coveted Icon Award at the Bmi Awards in London on Tuesday night (04Oct11).Bandmembers Brian May and Roger Taylor were on hand to collect the trophy at the event,...

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We Are The Champions Is The Catchiest Song Ever In New Study

3rd October 2011

Queen's rock anthem We Are The Champions has been named the catchiest song of all time in a new scientific survey.Musicologists at Goldsmiths University in England spent months researching what makes a song memorable and...

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Taylor Wants Queen Reunion With Rodgers At Olympics

20th September 2011

Queen drummer Roger Taylor is hoping for a reunion with the band's former frontman Paul Rodgers as part of next year's (12) London Olympic Games.Rodgers took on vocal duties alongside Taylor and guitarist Brian May...

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Roger Taylor Launches Talent Search To Find Musicians For Tribute Show

19th September 2011

Queen star Roger Taylor has launched a new talent search to find musicians worthy of carrying out an upcoming tribute show.The drummer has invited aspiring stars to submit video auditions, which will be judged by...

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May Joins Melanie Chisholm For Charity Queen Tribute

14th September 2011

Former Spice Girls singer Melanie Chisholm channelled her inner Freddie Mercury on Tuesday night (13Sep11) when she teamed up with Queen rocker Brian May to perform two of the band's classic hits.Chisholm and the veteran...

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Brian May: 'I Was Suicidal After Mercury's Death'

13th September 2011

Queen star Brian May contemplated suicide after the death of his bandmate and friend Freddie Mercury.The guitar great reveals the passing of his father and the singer's death in 1991 sent him spiralling into a...

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The Things They Say 22805

12th September 2011

"If someone comes to you and says, 'We want to use We Will Rock You as part of an advert for jelly beans, and we're changing the words to 'We will, we will chomp you',...

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Foo Fighters And Katy Perry Pay Tribute To Mercury

6th September 2011

Rockers Foo Fighters and singer Katy Perry have recorded special video messages paying tribute to late Queen frontman Freddie Mercury to mark what would have been his 65th birthday.The singing legend, who died in 1991,...

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Brian May Pays Tribute To Mercury On His 65th Birthday

5th September 2011

Rocker Brian May has paid a touching tribute to his late Queen bandmate Freddie Mercury on what would have been his 65th birthday.The rock legend, who died in 1991 from Aids-related pneumonia, would have turned...

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Way Befriended Queen Star May Over Bad Gig Stories

30th August 2011

Queen star Brian May agreed to join My Chemical Romance onstage at the Reading Festival on Friday night (26Aug11) after learning his classic rock group had inspired frontman Gerard Way to return to the event...

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Brian May Joins My Chemical Romance For Festival Show

27th August 2011

Queen star Brian May thrilled revellers at Britain's Reading Festival on Friday (26Aug11) when he joined rockers My Chemical Romance onstage during their headlining set.The Welcome to the Black Parade hitmakers closed the first day...

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Brian May Pays Tribute To Tragic Stunt Pilot

23rd August 2011

Queen guitarist Brian May has paid tribute to the British stunt pilot who was killed during a daredevil performance on Saturday (20Aug11), hailing his bravery for diverting his stricken plane away from houses below.Jon Egging...

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Queen Honoured As Bmi Icons

15th August 2011

British rockers Queen are to receive a lifetime achievement honour at this year's (11) Bmi London Awards.The Bohemian Rhapsody hitmakers, comprising of late frontman Freddie Mercury, Brian May, Roger Taylor and John Deacon, will be...

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