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Annotation last modified on 2018-11-20 05:04 UTC.

Tracklist

Digital Media 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Death on Two Legs (Dedicated to…) 4 3:44
2 Lazing on a Sunday Afternoon 3.4 1:07
3 I’m in Love With My Car 3.8 3:05
4 You’re My Best Friend 3.95 2:51
5 ’39 4.1 3:31
6 Sweet Lady 3 4:02
7 Seaside Rendezvous 3.15 2:14
8 The Prophet’s Song 3.65 8:21
9 Love of My Life 3.45 3:37
10 Good Company 3 3:23
11 Bohemian Rhapsody 4.5 5:54
12 God Save the Queen 3.15 1:15
Digital Media 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Keep Yourself Alive (long‐lost retake, June 1975) 2 4:04
2 Bohemian Rhapsody (operatic section a cappella mix 2011) 2 1:03
3 You’re My Best Friend (backing track mix 2011) 2 2:58
4 I’m in Love With My Car (guitar & vocal mix 2011) 3 3:18
5 ’39 (live at Earl’s Court, June 1977) 4 3:46
6 Love of My Life (South American live single, June 1979) 5 3:44

Credits

Digital Media 1

acoustic guitar:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (tracks 5, 8–9)
other instruments [guitar jazz band]:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 10)
cymbal:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 9)
cymbal [orchestral cymbals]:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 12)
drums (drum set):
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (tracks 1–12)
bass guitar:
John Deacon (tracks 1–12)
gong:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 11)
koto [toy koto]:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 8)
tambourine:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 5)
guitar:
John Deacon (track 11)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (tracks 1–12)
triangle:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 7)
bass:
John Deacon (track 11)
electric piano:
John Deacon (track 4)
double bass:
John Deacon (track 5)
timpani:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (tracks 11–12)
tack piano [jangle piano]:
Freddie Mercury (track 7)
electric guitar:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (tracks 5, 8–9)
electric guitar arranger:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 12)
keyboard:
John Deacon (track 11)
ukulele:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 10)
piano:
Freddie Mercury (tracks 1–3, 7, 9, 11)
handclaps:
John Deacon (track 4)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 4)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 4)
Freddie Mercury (track 4)
bass drum:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 5)
harp [orchestral harp]:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 9)
additional engineer:
Kris Fredriksson (tracks 1–12)
additional sound engineer:
Gary Lyons (UK engineer & producer) (tracks 1–12)
arranger:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 12)
background vocals:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (tracks 1, 3–6, 8)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (tracks 1, 3–6, 8, 10)
Freddie Mercury (tracks 1–9)
composer:
John Deacon (track 4)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 3)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 12)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (tracks 5–6, 8, 10)
Freddie Mercury (tracks 1–2, 7, 9, 11)
executive engineer:
Mike Stone (producer 60’s–80’s) (tracks 1–12)
executive producer:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (tracks 1–12)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (tracks 1–12)
lead vocals:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 3)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (tracks 5, 10)
Freddie Mercury (tracks 1–2, 4, 6–9, 11)
lead vocals and other vocals [operatic vocals]:
Freddie Mercury (track 11)
lyricist:
John Deacon (track 4)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 3)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (tracks 5–6, 8, 10)
Freddie Mercury (tracks 1–2, 7, 9, 11)
other vocals [operatic vocals]:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 11)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 11)
other vocals [vocal orchestration of brass]:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 7)
other vocals [vocal orchestration of woodwinds]:
Freddie Mercury (track 7)
performer:
Queen (UK rock group) (track 11)
producer:
Roy Thomas Baker (producer) (tracks 1–12)
Queen (UK rock group) (tracks 1–12)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 11)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 11)
vocals:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 3)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (tracks 5, 10)
phonographic copyright by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1975) (tracks 4, 11)
Hollywood Records, Inc. (1975) (tracks 4, 11)
Queen Productions Ltd. (company and copyright holder, do not use as an imprint or release label) (1975) (track 1)
Queen Productions Ltd. (company and copyright holder, do not use as an imprint or release label) (1975 – 2011) (tracks 4, 11)
Queen Productions Ltd. (company and copyright holder, do not use as an imprint or release label) (1976) (track 5)
Queen Productions Ltd. (company and copyright holder, do not use as an imprint or release label) (2011) (tracks 1–3, 5–10, 12)
publisher:
B. Feldman & Co. Ltd. (tracks 3–4, 11)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (tracks 1–11)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 1, 3–5, 9, 11–12)
Queen Music Ltd. (tracks 1–12)
mixed at:
SARM Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (tracks 1–12)
edits:
’39 (live at Earl’s Court, June 1977) (live, 1977-06-06: Earl’s Court, London, UK) by Queen (track 5)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
Ms. Jenkins by Ca$his (track 11)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 163) (track 11)
arrangements:
Bohemian Rhapsody (arr. for wind band) (track 11)
is the basis for:
I lieg am Ruckn (track 9)
The Real Life (track 11)
later parody versions:
Star Trek Rhapsody (track 11)
Zero Wing Rhapsody (track 11)
later translated parody versions:
Rap-soda y bohemia (track 11)
later translated versions:
Amor de mi vida (track 9)
later versions:
Hibernian Rhapsody (track 11)
part of:
We Will Rock You (Queen musical) (track 11)
We Will Rock You (German version of the Queen musical) (track 11)
recording of:
Bohemian Rhapsody (track 11)
God Save the Queen (Queen version) (track 12)
Good Company (track 10)
Love of My Life (track 9)
Seaside Rendezvous (track 7)
Sweet Lady (track 6)
’39 (track 5)
referred to in medleys:
Bohemian Polka (track 11)
Don’t Stop Them Now (tracks 7, 11)
The Big Medley (track 11)
version of:
God Save the Queen (national anthem of several countries in the British Commonwealth) (track 12)

Digital Media 2

recorded in:
Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, Germany (1979) (track 6)
drums (drum set):
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (tracks 1–5)
bass guitar:
John Deacon (tracks 1–5)
guitar:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (tracks 1–6)
additional engineer:
Kris Fredriksson (tracks 1–6)
assistant engineer:
Dave Richards (engineer) (track 6)
composer:
John Deacon (track 3)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (tracks 1, 5)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 4)
Freddie Mercury (tracks 2, 6)
engineer:
John Etchells (track 6)
Gary Lyons (UK engineer & producer) (track 1)
lead vocals:
Freddie Mercury (tracks 1–6)
lyricist:
John Deacon (track 3)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (tracks 1, 5)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 4)
Freddie Mercury (tracks 2, 6)
mixer:
Josh Macrae (Roger Taylor/Queen producer) (tracks 2–4)
Justin Shirley‐Smith (tracks 2–4)
producer:
Roy Thomas Baker (producer) (tracks 1–4)
Josh Macrae (Roger Taylor/Queen producer) (track 5)
Queen (UK rock group) (tracks 1–4, 6)
Kris Fredriksson (track 5)
recording engineer:
Mike Stone (producer 60’s–80’s) (tracks 2–5)
phonographic copyright by:
Queen Productions Ltd. (company and copyright holder, do not use as an imprint or release label) (2011) (tracks 1–6)
publisher:
B. Feldman & Co. Ltd. (tracks 1–4)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (tracks 2–6)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 1–6)
Queen Music Ltd. (tracks 1–6)
mixed at:
recorded at:
edit of:
Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen (track 2)
’39 by Queen (track 5)
arrangements:
Bohemian Rhapsody (arr. for wind band) (track 2)
is the basis for:
I lieg am Ruckn (track 6)
The Real Life (track 2)
later parody versions:
Star Trek Rhapsody (track 2)
Zero Wing Rhapsody (track 2)
later translated parody versions:
Rap-soda y bohemia (track 2)
later translated versions:
Amor de mi vida (track 6)
later versions:
Hibernian Rhapsody (track 2)
live recording of:
’39 (1977-06) (track 5)
Love of My Life (1979) (track 6)
part of:
We Will Rock You (German version of the Queen musical) (track 2)
We Will Rock You (Queen musical) (track 2)
recording of:
Bohemian Rhapsody (track 2)
Keep Yourself Alive (1975-06) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
Bohemian Polka (track 2)
The Big Medley (track 2)

Release

copyrighted by and phonographic copyright by:Queen Productions Ltd. (company and copyright holder, do not use as an imprint or release label) (in 2011)
licensed to:Universal International Music BV (company, do not use as label)
stream for free:https://open.spotify.com/album/75eP8LZolyNBpqIRyB5pvB [info]