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Freddie Mercury and Montserrat Caballé’s “Barcelona – Special Edition” coming soon

Written by admin on August 11, 2012 – 11:06 am -

Barcelona - Special Edition Next month sees the release of standard and deluxe versions of “Barcelona – Special Edition”.

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“Freddie Mercury – The Great Pretender” on DVD and Blu-ray

Written by admin on July 11, 2012 – 9:24 am -

A new documentary titled “Freddie Mercury – The Great Pretender” will be released by Eagle Rock Entertainment on DVD and Blu-ray in September.

“Freddie Mercury – The Great Pretender” was produced and directed by Rhys Thomas, who searched the Freddie Mercury archive for rare interviews, concerts, video shoots and personal material, much of which will be seen for the first time.

Freddie Mercury - The Great Pretender

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Freddie Mercury to appear in “We Will Rock You” musical

Written by admin on May 10, 2012 – 6:50 pm -

Freddie Mercury will feature in a 10th anniversary performance of the West End musical “We Will Rock You” on May 14.

Freddie’s former bandmate, Brian May, told the BBC that the production team had been working on ways to include the late singer in the production, but that they will not be using a hologram effect. May describes the approach as “an optical illusion of sorts” and claims that “People will come out saying, ‘did we actually see Freddie?'”.

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Freddie Mercury to receive Asian Founder Award

Written by admin on September 30, 2011 – 7:22 pm -

The Asian Awards will pay tribute to Freddie Mercury next month with a Founders Award that recognises his outstanding contribution to music and global impact.

The Awards honour “the very highest levels of achievement from within the Worldwide Asian community” in the fields of business, sport, entertainment, philanthropy and popular arts and culture. Freddie Mercury was born in Zanzibar and educated in Bombay.

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“Queen – Live at Wembley” streamed for Freddie’s Birthday

Written by admin on September 6, 2011 – 5:20 pm -

Queen - Live at Wembley 25th Anniversary Queen are streaming a 90-minute version of “Queen – Live at Wembley” on YouTube in celebration of what would have been Freddie Mercury’s 65th Birthday yesterday.

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