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Bohemian Rhapsody

I've been seeing lots of promotions for the upcoming film Bohemian Rhapsody about the band Queen and lead singer Freddie Mercury and am hopeful that it will be as good as it looks in the trailer. I've always loved the music of Queen and in anticipation of this movie I have been listening to a lot of the band's albums and have been lucky to find many of them through Hoopla. You can get ready for the movie by listening to an album, watching a documentary or reading about the band, or digging through the archive of music articles available from Rock's Backpages.

Listen to the Music

Hoopla has a fantastic selection of Queen albums and they also have the soundtrack for the upcoming film. Take a listen and rock out!

Queen - The Platinum Collection: Greatest Hits I, II, & IIIQueen - A Night at the OperaQueen - A Day at the RacesQueen - Queen IIBohemian Rhapsody (The Original Soundtrack)

All About the Band

Want to learn more about Freddie Mercury and Queen before seeing Bohemian Rhapsody? Try one of our eBooks, watch a documentary about the band, or read about the band members and actor Rami Malek who portrays Freddie Mercury on Biography in Context.

Queen Unseen : My Life with the Greatest Rock Band of the 20th Century by Peter HinceSomebody to Love: The Life, Death, and Legacy of Freddie Mercury by Matt Richards & Mark LangthorneQueen: The Ultimate Illustrated History of the Crown Kings of Rock by Phil SutcliffeThe Story of Queen: Mercury Rising

Rock's Backpages

If you want to delve even deeper, be sure to visit Rock's Backpages to read articles about Queen and learn even more.

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Bonus Fun from The Muppets

One of my favorite covers of Bohemian Rhapsody is the video below from The Muppets. It's a true classic!

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