Queen are the most important band in musical history (Reasons for success,…
Queen are the most important band in musical history
The classic lineup
Freddie Mercury (lead vocalist)
Brian May (lead guitar)
Roger Taylor (drums)
John Deacon (bass)
Reasons for success
Incredible live performance
Live Aid 1985
Live at Wembley 1986
special qualities of each band member
"We Will Rock You"
"We Are The Champions"
"Under Pressure" (feat. David Bowie)
elaborate recording techniques
experimenting withs sound
sheer number of voices
the layers of guitar
classic music videos
influence on other artists
Kurt Cobain (Nirvana)
some opinions about the success of the group
"connection with all ages and generations"
"Freddie's great influence on the group"
"the music hold a long-lasting appeal"
"pretentious and irrelevant lyrics"