Freddie Mercury Is, Not Was, A Shooting StarBad Company sang the hit "Shooting Star", but it is Freddie Mercury that actually became one on Monday.
Freddie Mercury Received Asteroid for 70th Birthday"I’m happy to announce that the International Astronomical Union's Minor Planet Center has designated Asteroid 17473, in Freddie’s name," guitarist Brian May said.
Queen Tops List of Most Addictive SongsPharrell's "Happy," and Bon Jovi's "Livin' on a Prayer" also made the list.
The Daily Cut: Queen "Another One Bites the Dust"Happy 65th birthday to former Queen bassist John Deacon .
Classic Rock Almanac August 19, 2016Now retired Queen bassist John Deacon turns 65 years old today. How was Deacon billed on Queen's self-titled debut album.
Queen's Brian May Enjoyed Elizabeth Banks' DNC Trump ParodyBanks didn't get Queen's permission to use "We Are The Champions," but May appreciated the joke.
The Daily Cut: Queen "Tie Your Mother Down"Happy 69th birthday to Queen guitarist Brian May!
Brian May on Trump Using Queen's Music: 'We'd Never Give Permission'" This is not an official Queen statement, but I can confirm that permission to use the track was neither sought nor given. "
Classic Rock Almanac June 27, 2016Your Daily Review of Classic Rock History
Brian May Blasts Sacha Baron Cohen Over Freddie Mercury Biopic"It’s obvious that it wasn’t going to work, him playing Freddie. It wouldn’t suspend your disbelief."
Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Queen - Don't Stop Me NowA Great Queen Tune
The Daily Cut: Queen "I'm in Love With My Car"The fourth Queen album, 'A Night at the Opera' was certified gold for half a million sales 40 years ago today.