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34 Essential Glam Songs

When Marc Bolan appeared on the BBC show Top Of The Pops in March 1971 to perform his smash hit "Hot Love," he launched a…
Stephen Deusner | January 5, 2017 - 1:19 pm

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Praying For Time: 20 Incredible George Michael Moments

It was possible, even during George Michael's heyday, to take the man for granted, to imagine him as some lightweight pop star who'd be gone…
Tom Breihan | December 26, 2016 - 2:38 pm

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Here’s Rami Malek As Freddie Mercury In The Queen Movie Bohemian Rhapsody

The long-in-the-works Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody is finally actually being made -- it's in pre-production now and is scheduled to be released in December 2018…
James Rettig | September 5, 2017 - 6:00 pm

Queen Biopic Starring Rami Malek Is Officially Happening

The long-in-the-works Queen biopic is "finally happening," according to a new post on the band's official website. The project has been around in some form…
Peter Helman | July 15, 2017 - 1:11 pm

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Praying For Time: 20 Incredible George Michael Moments

It was possible, even during George Michael's heyday, to take the man for granted, to imagine him as some lightweight pop star who'd be gone…
Tom Breihan | December 26, 2016 - 2:38 pm

Mr. Robot’s Rami Malek Cast As Freddie Mercury In Queen Biopic Bohemian Rhapsody

A Freddie Mercury biopic has been in development since at least 2007, but it hasn't gotten very far. For a long time, Sacha Baron Cohen…
Peter Helman | November 4, 2016 - 7:12 pm

Shooter Jennings – “Love Kills” (Freddie Mercury & Giorgio Moroder Cover) Video

Earlier this year, Shooter Jennings released his very weird new album Countach (For Georgio), a tribute to Giorgio Moroder. We posted the Marilyn Manson-assisted cover…
Zac Gelfand | May 23, 2016 - 2:26 pm

The Freddie Mercury Biopic Is Back On

Way back in 2010, we reported that Sacha Baron Cohen would play Queen frontman Freddie Mercury in a forthcoming biopic. Sadly, the world would never…
Tom Breihan | November 19, 2015 - 10:17 am

Queen – “Love Kills” (The Ballad)

In 1984, Queen singer Freddie Mercury released a solo single called "Love Kills." The tune, a Giorgio Moroder-produced rippling-synth disco track, was somewhat poorly received…
Chris DeVille | September 30, 2014 - 2:58 pm

Sacha Baron Cohen Cast As Freddie Mercury

Sacha Baron Cohen has signed on to play Freddie Mercury in a biopic that will begin filming next year, according to Deadline. While the fact…
jessica | September 17, 2010 - 11:37 am

Borat Is Queen

Sacha Baron Cohen has reportedly been tapped to play flamboyant Queen frontman Freddie Mercury in an upcoming biopic to be produced by Robert DeNiro. (We…
Stereogum | May 4, 2007 - 11:39 am