QUEEN

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  • the band formed

    the band formed
    Queen formed in 1971 and in 1973 signed their first recording contract for EMI. That year they released their first album, QUEEN.
  • first album: QUEEN

     first album: QUEEN
    That year they released their first album, QUEEN.
  • 1975: BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY

    1975: BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY
    their new release, A NIGHT AT THE OPERA, and – significantly – the single Bohemian Rhapsody.
  • SIXTH ALBUM: NEWS OF THE WORLD, WE WILL ROCK YOU AND WE ARE THE CHAMPIONS

    SIXTH ALBUM: NEWS OF THE WORLD, WE WILL ROCK YOU AND WE ARE THE CHAMPIONS
    The following year (1976) saw two major US tours, the band’s sixth album, NEWS OF THE WORLD and the legendary double A side single, WE WILL ROCK YOU and WE ARE THE CHAMPIONS.
  • soundtrack for FLASH GORDON

    soundtrack for FLASH GORDON
    In 1978 the soundtrack for FLASH GORDON was released and by the end of the year Queen had sold over 45,000,000 albums worldwide.
  • THE WORKS- A KIND OF MAGIC

    THE WORKS- A KIND OF MAGIC
    1984 saw THE WORKS and the single Radio Ga Ga became a worldwide hit1986 saw their 14th album, A KIND OF MAGIC.
  • FREDDIE MERCURY DIES

    FREDDIE MERCURY DIES
    On 23rd November 1991 Freddie Mercury announced to the world that he had AIDS and the next day he died peacefully at his home, surrounded by family and friends.