Brian May

Elton John, Paul McCartney and Queen React To George Michael's Death

Elton John, Paul McCartney and Brian May of Queen are just three of many tributes pouring in for pop singer George Michael, who passed away Christmas Day at the age of 53. Michael's [real name Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou] cause of death was reported as heart failure. In a message on his website,...
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Queen Guitarist Brian May "Getting Stronger" After Persistent Illness

Brian May has been battling an unspecified "persistent illness" which forced him to cancel several December tour dates, but it appears the legendary Queen guitarist is on the mend. Check out his Twitter update below. © Dziurek | Dreamstime.com Just want to say thanks, dear twitter folks – for all...
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It's "Quite Possible" Queen Will Make New Music With Adam Lambert

Queen drummer Roger Taylor says it's "quite possible" that the band will record new music with "American Idol" finalist Adam Lambert. When asked by Planet Rock (below) if there's a chance that Queen could release new material, Taylor says, "It's quite possible. If we do anything in the future, I'd...
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Queen's Brian May Cancels Tour Dates Due To "Persistent Illness"

Queen guitarist Brian May has been forced to cancel all of his December concerts with Kerry Ellis because he is battling a "persistent illness." In a message on his website, the 69-year-old rocker said, "I managed to complete the recent Queen + Adam Lambert dates in Asia but I have been...
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Queen's Brian May Slams Actor Sacha Baron Cohen

Queen guitarist Brian May has slammed actor Sacha Baron Cohen calling him "an ass" after Cohen had been in talks to play the part of Freddie Mercury in a long-awaited Queen biopic. When those plans fell apart, Cohen told the press Queen wanted to sugar-coat the story of Mercury. Now May is fighting...
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