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Freddie Mercury & Montserrat Caballé: "How Can I Go On"
Post by Emily Abbate Queen is about as big time and epic as rock bands come. Everything changed for them back in 1991, when lead singer Freddie Mercury passed away leaving a major vacancy in the super-group -- a vacancy that the group now would love to fill with... Show More Summary
Freddie Mercury & David Bowie: "Under Pressure" (a cappella)
Freddie Mercury & Montserrat Caballé: "Barcelona"
Alan Light interviews Brian May and Roger Taylor and asks about the frontman's final days. May: …When he couldn’t stand up, he used to prop himself up against a desk, at the mic here, down a vodka… Taylor: Have a big Stoli! Read the rest
Over at Cuepoint, Alan Licht talks to Brian May and Roger Taylor of the kings of rock opera Queen about their music, their chemistry, and the final days of Freddie Mercury. Read the rest
You’ve seen the moustache… and more of me than you intended to this week… and, well, the time has come… so let’s harness the full power of Freddie Mercury together! The fundraising drive for MTV Staying Alive is live- from now through Saturday you can make a minimum donation of $8 (MTV Staying Alive and […]
The Freddie Mercury moustache has arrived in style on World AIDS Day thanks to Jack Mackenroth’s #weareALLclean social media campaign/fundraiser for Housing Works. It’s been so much fun to participate in and donate to this as I prepare to call on friends to donate to my fundraising campaign for the MTV Staying Alive Foundation later […]
Shawn is growing a Freddie Mercury moustache to raise money for the MTV Staying Alive Foundation. Donations are doubled starting at 5 am EST on Thursday, December 4 and through Saturday, December 6(Click to donate!). Also, for every $1 donated Durex is donating 5 condoms to HIV prevention efforts for MTV Staying Alive.) “Are you […]
Freddie Mercury has been in the headlines over the month of November for a number of reasons, and his name will continue to appear in the media in 2015 due to activity by his former band. In addition to continuation of the biopic project...Show More Summary
FREDDIE MERCURY: A tribute to the icon who passed 23 years ago today. WATCH: BBC's Strictly Come Dancing features first same-sex dance JUSTIN: New HRC ad airing in Mississippi. KATHERINE HEIGL: Plays "Hunk Man" with Meredith Vieira. For more recent...
I’m in the process of doing something I’ve never done before… I’m growing a Freddie Mercury moustache. I’m revealing the moustache on World AIDS Day, December 1. Then, with your help we will, WE WILL rock AIDS together for the MTV Staying Alive Foundation. Because on December 4, 5 and 6 donations to this […]
Post by Maressa Brown. Late Queen frontman Freddie Mercury once pleaded for anybody to find him "somebody to love," but if he was suffering from recent heartbreak, chances are he wouldn't have to wait very long to find just that! Turns...Show More Summary
Michael Jackson got together with Queen legend Freddie Mercury to perform a duet together, but Freddie Mercury allegedly had to call it quits after he was freaked out by Michael’s relationship with his pet chimpanzee. Jackson and Mercury...Show More Summary
This week marks the 40th anniversary of Sheer Heart Attack, the album which — by most accounts — launched Queen to international, tight-leather-clad stardom. But rather than watching a fur-covered Freddie Mercury doing his thing (as excellent as that would be), here’s Panic at the Disco’s cover of ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’, which provides a pretty fitting homage. More »
Queen honored the late Freddie Mercury this week by putting out a previously unreleased song called “Let Me In Your Heart Again,” with all sales benefiting charity. The song features vocals from legendary Queen frontman Freddie Mercury, who died of complications from AIDS in 1991. Show More Summary
Today marks the 40th anniversary of Sheer Heart Attack, the album which, by most accounts, launched Queen to international tight-leather-clad stardom. But rather than watching a fur-covered Freddie Mercury doing his thing (excellent though that would be), here's Panic at the Disco's cover of 'Bohemian Rhapsody', which provides a pretty fitting homage. Read more...
Michael Jackson and Freddie Mercury admired each others work. At the start of Queen's 'Greatest Flix' VHS video (1981), it states that Freddie Mercury's favourite group was the Jacksons. Michael Jackson was the lead singer of this group while his brothers provided backing vocals and instrumental accompaniment. Show More Summary
Dreamy British actor Ben Whishaw, who might be starring as Freddie Mercury in an upcoming biopic, is very happy he came out. He recently told Marie Claire mag that “It was never a secret, everyone around me in my life knew” and now he just wants to get on with life. The first season of Looking […]