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27 June 2013

Things you don't know about Queen


Brian May of young always wanted a guitar, a Fender Stratocaster, but it was too expensive, and they haven't got enough money, he designed and built himself and with the help of his father, the legendary Red Special, the unmistakable sound of Queen, using for this mahogany wood from the frame of their chimney and springs from an old motorbike

The song "Bohemian Rhapsody" was considered in 2000 during a global voting by Internet as the most beautiful song in the world, followed by the song "Imagine" by singer-songwriter John Lennon

Queen was the first band to make a tour in South America, where they played up to three days per country, and in Argentina they met Maradona. Curiously one year after Argentina was at war against the British for the Falklands

This is the last picture that was taken to Freddie Mercury posing in his garden (1991), where he looks very thin and unstable

Besides being one of the best guitarists in the world, Brian May is a guitar inventor, has degree and doctorate in astrophysics, giving important contributions to science, and he has his own foundation where he save animals called like the song "Save Me"

"I want to break free" was composed by John Deacon, curiously was called as "a song for gay liberation", because in the official video the members appear dressed as women, but nevertheless Deaky was married and had several children
Brian May gave his Red Special, which he built, to his idol George Harrison



 The four members of Queen took as the main influence to The Beatles