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Watch the Music Video for the Grenfell Tower Benefit Song Featuring Brian May, Stormzy, Rita Ora, and More

Reality television star and music producer Simon Cowell produced a cover of Simon and Garfunkel's "Bridge Over Troubled Water" in honor of the victims of the Grenfell…
Emma May / June 22, 2017

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Brian May Says Freddie Mercury ‘Loved’ Wayne’s World ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Scene

Wayne's World was released after Freddie Mercury died, but the singer actually saw Queen's iconic moment shortly before he passed away and "laughed and laughed" at…
Katherine Turman / December 7, 2020

Brian May Is ‘Grateful to Be Alive’ After Spate of Health Scares

Brian May, beloved Queen guitar icon —and astrophysicist — has chronicled his recent health problems on social media, but he went on Good Morning Britain to delve…
Katherine Turman / October 27, 2020

Adam Lambert on His First Live Album With Queen, Being Part of Band’s Legacy

Adam Lambert, Brian May and Roger Taylor have touched down just about everywhere. So it's only fair that their latest stop — into the homes of…
Brenton Blanchet / October 1, 2020

Brian May Says He Nearly Died From a ‘Stomach Explosion’ While Recovering From His Heart Attack

After suffering a small heart attack that had him "very near death" earlier this year, Brian May thought he was in the clear post-surgery. He was wrong.
Katrina Nattress / September 26, 2020

Queen Becomes Third Rock Band to Appear on UK Stamps

For the third time in history, the UK's Royal Mail is honoring a legendary band by issuing a set of stamps. After the Beatles in…
Brenton Blanchet / June 22, 2020

Brian May ‘Overwhelmed’ by Love and Support From Fans After Heart Attack Scare

After suffering a "small heart attack" scare earlier this week, Brian May has shared a special message to all his fans. "I'm overwhelmed,"
Emily Tan / May 27, 2020

Brian May Suffered Small Heart Attack, Compressed Sciatic Nerve After Gardening Accident

Brian May took to Instagram Sunday night to tell "the truth about what happened" to him earlier this month. Though it's true he tore his gluteus…
SPIN Staff / May 25, 2020

Brian May Opens Up About How Nerve Pain ‘Paralysed My Brain’

Earlier this month, Brian May thought he had torn his gluteus maximus while gardening, but in a lengthy Instagram post the Queen guitarist explained that…
Katrina Nattress / May 24, 2020

Queen’s Brian May Tore His Butt Muscle While Gardening

This week in 'Not The Onion' headlines: Queen guitarist Brian May tore his "butt muscle" while gardening, of all activities. Strange, but apparently all so…
SPIN Staff / May 7, 2020

Queen’s Brian May Blames Meat for Coronavirus Outbreak

Queen guitarist Brian May is ready to point the blame for the coronavirus outbreak -- but it's not at who you think. In…
Daniel Kohn / April 15, 2020

Brian May Says Queen “Haven’t Earned A Penny” From Bohemian Rhapsody

In a recent interview on BBC Radio 2, Brian May said that Queen hasn't made any money from Bohemian Rhapsody, the Oscar-winning film based on the life…
Will Gottsegen / May 14, 2019

Queen’s Brian May Issues Apology for Defending Bryan Singer

Queen guitarist Brian May has published an apology after defending Bohemian Rhapsody director Bryan Singer on Instagram. Appearing to defend the director in the comments…
Rob Arcand / January 25, 2019

Is Queen Guitarist Brian May the Only Person Left in the World Who Likes to Relax?

In times of great turmoil such as these, we must not lose sight of the important questions. Questions like: What is the fundamental purpose of man's…
Andy Cush / June 22, 2017

Brian May, Niles Rodgers, Stormzy, Liam Payne & More Cover “Bridge Over Troubled Water” for Grenfell Tower Benefit

A huge group of musicians have teamed up to cover Simon & Garfunkel’s "Bridge Over Troubled Water" to benefit the victims of last week’s deadly…
Taylor Berman / June 21, 2017
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