Bohemian Rhapsody – The Magic of Freddie Mercury

Bohemian Rhapsody, the blockbuster film, immersed a new generation in the brilliance and charisma of the late and great Freddie Mercury. Since its debut, the country has developed a new appreciation for Freddie Mercury Tribute Acts. Freddie was a pioneer, and his musicality demonstrated that he was ahead of his time. An act that belongs in the twenty-first century rather than the twentieth. We look at some of the greatest tunes and the tales behind them, as well as some of the best tribute bands you can hire to bring some of the lyrical genius to your event.

Here are our top Five Anthems associated with Freddie Mercury and Queen

1) Bohemian Rapsody

Bohemian Rhapsody” is acknowledged as one of the classics of twentieth-century popular music, yet Freddie Mercury stated that he almost rejected it in its early phases. “People still ask me what ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ is about, and I tell them I don’t know.” “I believe it destroys the myth and the mystery that people have built up,” Mercury stated. “‘Rhapsody’ is one of those tunes that has a fantasy vibe to it.” I believe people should just listen to it, reflect on it, and then determine for themselves what it means to them.” “Bohemian Rhapsody,” which inspired the 2019 biography of the artist, contains an operatic element that influenced “Barcelona.” The song was full of clever wordplay delivered in lovely harmonies. “Someone said it was like Cecil B De Mille meets Walt Disney,” remarked Mercury, who sat at the keyboard and performed a piece of this tour de force song at the outset of Queen’s famed Live Aid show in 1985, the same year he launched his solo album, Mr Bad Guy.

2) Don’t Stop Me Now

Queen fans picked the chorus of “Don’t Stop Me Now” as the band’s “greatest ever lyric” in 2011. “Don’t stop me now/I’m having such a wonderful time/I’m having a ball,” Freddie Mercury sung on Jazz, the band’s 1978 album. “I like to think I compose songs in a variety of styles, depending on my mood,” Mercury stated. “Don’t Stop Me Now” captures Mercury at his most upbeat, life-affirming.

3) I Was Born to Love You

I’m a true romantic, declared Freddie Mercury, who is most known for the disco love ballad “I Was Born to Love You” from his film Mr. Bad Guy. A gorgeous music video that was choreographed by Arlene Phillips and directed by David Mallet was released to go along with the song. In America, the song became popular and debuted in the Billboard Top 100.

4) We are the Champions

Nobody has written a finer anthem song than Freddie Mercury, as evidenced by the 1977 song “We Are the Champions,” which was featured on Queen’s album News Of The World. The most narcissistic and arrogant song Mercury has ever written is “We Are the Champions,” he admitted. “When I composed it, I had football in mind. I desired a fan-friendly song that would encourage engagement. A broad audience was the target. Like a football chant, I wanted to create a song that anyone could sing and stomp along to.

5) We Will Rock You

“We Are The Champions” and “We Will Rock You” have become cultural classics in their own right. They were released as a double-A-side single from the News Of The World album, reaching No.2 in the UK and No.4 in the US. The song was performed by boy band 5ive in 2000, with guest appearances from Brian May on guitar and Roger Taylor on drums, and reached No. 1. “We established ourselves as a rock anthem band with “We Will Rock You,” May stated. “We really should have done an album called Anthems.”

Have we excited you for some classic rock anthems at your events? We will now showcase two Freddie Mercury and Queen Acts that offer stand-out & mind-blowing performances.

This  powerhouse vocal and high energy performance will almost make you forget that he is a solo act! Bruce Game is the Freddie Mercury tribute act.

Two Stand-Out Freddie Mercury Acts You Can Book With Us.

Freddie Mercury Tribute Act Bruce

This Freddie Mercury impersonator delivers an unrivalled vocal and visual high-intensity presentation that will nearly make you forget he is a solo act! There will be no breaks between guitar solos or bad jokes between songs, simply a rocking Freddie Mercury experience that you and your guests will never forget. This incredible Freddie Mercury mimic can do up to two hours of nonstop Royal Rocking! Take a look at his example set lists and previous clients on his acts page here at Quinn Artists.

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Freddie Mercury Tribute Act Luke

Capture Queen’s magic with the UK’s most up-to-date and accurate Freddie Mercury tribute performance. Relive not just Freddie’s camp appeal, but also his electric stage presence, legendary clothes, and nearly similar voice. This Freddie Mercury mimic is a London-based performer who is obsessed with Freddie Mercury’s songs and demeanour. He is a rare talent with a degree in Professional Musicianship from the Brighton Institute of Modern Music. Beginning as a studio musician, he chased the spotlight and was recognised by a renowned Queen tribute band, and he quickly assumed Farrokh Bulsara’s character and lead the live Queen tribute band. View this tribute acts page and watch his magnificent YouTube video and let us know what you think.

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Rocking Queen Tribute Band

Since their inception in 1993, this completely live Queen tribute band has been performing together. They are complete perfectionists in their desire to pay true homage to their heroes, and this outstanding tribute demonstrates their dedication. The phenomenal performances of this band have become critically acclaimed, combining powerful vocals and instrumental wizardry! These are one of the UK’s leading tributes to Queen, and it is as close to the rock legends themselves as you can get. Take a look further at this truly excellent tribute act.

A Rocking Queen Tribute Band

A Rocking Queen Tribute Band

This rocking Queen tribute band re-enacts Queen’s glory days, including the craziness of the 1970s and the magic of the 1980s, proving to be one of the most dynamic and exciting Queen Tribute bands currently touring the UK, Europe, and the world. Their high-energy show will electrify your guests and wow them to new levels. There is a reason, they have bookings and tours that have taken this band all over the world, including New Zealand, Australia, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Jordan, China, India, Russia, Ukraine, Poland, Croatia, Slovenia, Bosnia, Greece, Spain, Portugal, Germany, Holland, Switzerland, Austria, Luxembourg, Belgium, and Ireland, at venues such as football stadiums, festivals, arenas, theatres, and prestigious venues.

They will, they will, ROCK YOU – Take a look at their band profile on our website and get booking!

There is very little doubt that you won’t already have a favourite Queen or Freddie Mercury song. However, we hope to have inspired your imagination a little and introduced you to some of our brilliant tribute acts and bands. Who can ROCK any EVENT! In ways, only the incredible Freddie could have inspired.

Just remember these words capture the essence of his spirit!

“I like people to go away from a Queen show feeling fully entertained, having had a good time” – Freddie Mercury