Articles Tagged 'Bohemian Rhapsody'


WATCH: Ballet Dancers Re-Imagine ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’

Queen celebrates the 40th anniversary of their song “Bohemian Rhapsody” this year. As part of the festivities, two dancers from the English National Ballet have executed a carefully choreographed routine for the longstanding international hit, originally sung by the late Freddie Mercury. Sure, when you hear the soft, drawn-out lyrics you may sway your shoulders while sitting in […]

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10 Things You May Not Know About Queen’s ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’

“Bohemian Rhapsody” by Queen is one of the strangest, most inspired and least-understood songs in the history of rock. It manages to sound like a serious work of art, a moving lament and a moment of extreme silliness at the same time—which is part of the reason it’s equally loved by young kids and old […]

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Teach Yourself Physics, With ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’

Songs that can be rewritten in order to express some of the latest research in physics are few and far between. One Direction’s ‘What Makes You Beautiful’ would probably struggle to match, in scansion as well as tone, the full majestic sweep of human understanding of the universe as it currently stands. ‘I Will Wait’ […]