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Queen + Adam Lambert Share Live Performance of ‘The Show Must Go On’

Queen + Adam Lambert debuted their live version of Queen's "The Show Must Go On" today (Aug. 27), which was captured at London's O2 Arena on…
Katherine Turman / August 27, 2020

Queen Will Perform at the Oscars

The Motion Picture Academy has announced that Queen, along with new frontman Adam Lambert, will perform at this year’s Academy Awards. Despite negative reviews and…
Taylor Berman / February 18, 2019

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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Miley Cyrus Covers Queen, Blondie at NCAA Final Four Concert

Between Baylor's beatdown of Houston and Gonzaga's jaw-dropping buzzer beater win against UCLA, Miley Cyrus performed a rousing mini-concert at Indianapolis' Lucas Oil Stadium, where…
Katrina Nattress / April 4, 2021

Queen Launches Rock Tour Mobile Video Game

This year marks Queen's 50th anniversary, and though it's uncertain when the band will be able to celebrate the milestone with a physical tour, they've…
Katrina Nattress / February 28, 2021

Live Music Industry Faces Projected $30 Billion Loss

As fans lament the loss of live music during the nearly year-long pandemic, many who work in the live music business are struggling to survive.
Katherine Turman / December 11, 2020

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

The 35 Greatest Concerts of the Last 35 Years

We know, we know — the best concert of all-time is your friend’s obscure indie-punk band playing a sweaty neighborhood basement back in ‘94. We admit…
SPIN Staff / November 28, 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

The 25 Best Soundtrack Albums of the 1990s

In the 1980s, music and film collided for cross-promotional blockbusters both transcendent (Purple Rain) and transcendently cheesy (Footloose). In the ‘90s, soundtracks continued to sell…
Al Shipley / August 27, 2020

Queen + Adam Lambert Releasing First-Ever Live Album

Though they've been touring for what feels like forever, Queen and Adam Lambert have yet to release a live album together. The 20-plus…
Katherine Turman / August 20, 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

Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert From 1992 to Stream This Weekend

The Freddie Mercury tribute concert, which took place in 1992 at London's Wembley Stadium, will be coming to YouTube for three nights, just like the…
SPIN Staff / May 14, 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
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