Posts tagged "queen"

Freddie Mercury & David Bowie Sing “Under Pressure” A-Capella

Today in things that are perfect: a recently unearthed recording of David Bowie and the late, great Freddie Mercury singing the Queen song “Under Pressure,” without a backing track, their…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 6, 2013 - 9:20 am

7 Dream Celebrity Cruises We Really Wish Were Real

After getting an email announcing that The Weezer Cruise is making its triumphant return in 2014, we got to thinking about celebrity cruises. Everyone from Kate Gosselin to Kenny G has been taking their act to…

Ami Angelowicz & Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 15, 2013 - 9:00 am

Be My Boyfriend: Drunk Guy Who Sang “Bohemian Rhapsody” In The Back Of The Cop Car

Dear Robert Wilkinson (aka drunk guy who sang “Bohemian Rhapsody” to a cop),
Hello. Nice to meet you. Queen is also my favorite band, although I prefer “Fat Bottomed Girls”…

Ami Angelowicz | March 30, 2012 - 2:40 pm

20 Years Ago Today, Freddie Mercury Passed Away

Not only is it Thanksgiving — Happy Turkey & Sides Day, everyone! — it’s also the 20th anniversary of Freddie Mercury’s death. Mercury, the lead singer of, oh, the greatest…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 24, 2011 - 2:30 pm

Lady Gaga News: A Lifetime Movie And An Invitation To Join Queen?

We love a good Lifetime movie as much as the next girl. No seriously, we’ve watched “Mother, May I Sleep With Danger?” more times collectively than we’d wish to confess.

Kate Torgovnick/ | October 6, 2011 - 3:40 pm

Somebody To Love: Happy Birthday, Freddie Mercury!

Yes, yes, Happy Labor Day, everyone. But a more important event cannot go unacknowledged — Happy birthday, Freddie Mercury! The Queen singer would have been 65 years old today.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 5, 2011 - 2:30 pm

Wasilla High School Bans Song By Gay Rock Legend

An Alaska high school choir was up in arms after the principal banned a song for graduation because it was written by a gay rocker. Wasilla principal Dwight Probasco banned…

Newser | May 14, 2011 - 6:30 pm

Couple Commemorates Wedding With “Don’t Stop Me Now” Lip Dub

My main reason for possibly wanting to get married someday — besides, you know, joining forces legally with my partner in life and love — is so I can…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 18, 2011 - 12:20 pm

Old-School Wednesdays: Queen And David Bowie Are “Under Pressure”

We were reminded of Queen and David Bowie’s amazing rendition of “Under Pressure” earlier this week, and wanted to take another look at the video. This video reads like “the…

Julie Gerstein | October 6, 2010 - 5:10 pm

Homeless Man Channels His Struggle With Queen And Kermit

How is it that a homeless man with a Queen song and two Kermit puppets made me cry? Just watch the video and you’ll see. I feel like I…

Ami Angelowicz | October 4, 2010 - 2:10 pm

The Muppets Do Queen And It Is Beautiful

It’s a well-known fact that Queen’s “Bohemian Rhapsody” is one of the the hardest songs to sing and until this very second, I didn’t think anyone but my beloved…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 25, 2009 - 12:30 pm

Should Adam Lambert Be Queen’s Next Frontman?

You know that Queen song where they chant “no time for losers” really obnoxiously for, like, five minutes? Well Entertainment Weekly is suggesting the band make time for “American Idol”…

Nikki Dowling | May 22, 2009 - 1:15 pm

Princess Propaganda Giving Us The Runs

Last night I was watching Keeping Up With The Kardashians — in the episode, Khloe and Kourtney got pissed at Kim because she was buying a Bentley and acting like…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 28, 2008 - 12:00 pm

Fit For A Queen

There’s a new queen in England, and she’s got more poise than Her Majesty and more cleavage than Elton John. It’s 17-year-old, size 16 beauty queen Chloe Marshall! She’ll be…

Simcha | April 2, 2008 - 5:00 pm