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Queen

Queen

Queen are a British rock band formed in London in 1970, originally consisting of Freddie Mercury, Brian May, John Deacon, and Roger Taylor. Queen's earliest works were influenced by progressive rock, hard rock and heavy metal, but the band gradually ventured into more conventional and radio-friendly works by incorporating further styles, such as arena rock and pop rock, into their music. Before joining Queen, Brian May and Roger Taylor had been playing together in a band named Smile with bassist Tim Staffell. Freddie Mercury was a fan of Smile, and encouraged them to experiment with more elaborate stage and recording techniques after Staffell's departure in 1970. Mercury himself joined ... more on Wikipedia

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The Best Queen Songs of All Time 43.1k votes This is a list of Queen songs, ranked from best to worst by the Ranker community. All of Queen's singles are included here, ...
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What Freddie Mercury's Relationship With His Bandmates Was Really Like 209.9k views Freddie Mercury's impact on Queen, on music, and the world is his legacy. Mercury's relationships with those around him - es...
All Of The Inaccuracies In 'Bohemian Rhapsody' 921.8k views Bohemian Rhapsody might make you sing, cheer, weep, and even squint in suspicion more than once. In fact, most of what happe...
Every Member of Queen, Ranked Best to Worst 2.7k votes Queen is one of the most iconic rock bands of all time, and the men who made up the group over the years stand as some of th...
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