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lyricist and composer:Freddie Mercury
publisher:Beechwood Music Corp.
EMI Music Publishing Ltd.
Queen Music Ltd.
lyrics page:http://genius.com/Queen-we-are-the-champions-lyrics [info]
other databases:https://www.whosampled.com/Queen/We-Are-The-Champions/ [info]
Wikipedia:en: We Are the Champions [info]
SecondHandSongs:http://www.secondhandsongs.com/work/11014 [info]
Allmusic:https://www.allmusic.com/song/mt0010510975 [info]
Songfacts:https://www.songfacts.com/facts/queen/we-are-the-champions [info]
Wikidata:Q238564 [info]
referred to in medleys:Don’t Stop Them Now (order: 10)
later parody versions:We Are Brightonians
We Are the Champions
We're More Than Champions
later translated parody versions:Wir sind die Champignons
Wir sind die Champignons
later translated versions:Austrofred is da Champion
Mir san die Champions
Somos campeones
We Are the Champions
part of:We Will Rock You (Queen musical)
We Will Rock You (German version of the Queen musical)
is the basis for:The Queen Symphony: V. Andante doloroso - Allegretto - Alla marcia - Moderato risoluto - Pastorale - Maestoso
The Queen Symphony: VI. Andante sostenuto

Recordings

DateTitleAttributesArtistLength
performance
1977-12-11We Are the ChampionsliveQueen3:19
1978-11-19We Are the Champions (live, 1978-11-19: Jazz Tour in Long Island 1978: Nassau Coliseum, Uniondale, NY, USA)liveQueen?:??
1978-12-01We Are the Champions (live, 1978-12-01: Montreal Forum, Montreal, QC, Canada)liveQueen3:53
1978-12-14We Are the Champions (live, 1978-12-14: PNE Coliseum, Vancouver, BC, Canada)liveQueen3:52
1979-01-24We Are the Champions (live, 1979-01-24: Deutschlandhalle, Berlin, Germany)liveQueen?:??
1979-01 – 1979-03We Are the ChampionsliveQueen3:27
1979-01 – 1979-03We Are the ChampionsliveQueen3:27
1979-01 – 1979-03We Are the ChampionsliveQueen?:??
1979-01 – 1979-03We Are the Champions (live, 1979)liveQueen3:27
1979-12-03We Are the Champions (live, 1979-12-03: Getting Ready for the Game in Newcastle 3/12/79: City Hall, Newcastle, UK)liveQueen?:??
1979-12-26We Are the Champions (live, 1979-12-26: Hammersmith Odeon, London, England, UK)liveQueen3:44
1981-02-28We Are the ChampionsQueen3:20
1981-11-24 – 1981-11-25We Are the Champions (live, 1981-11-(24-25): Montreal Forum, Montreal, Canada)liveQueen3:28
1981-11-24 – 1981-11-25We Are the ChampionsliveQueen3:26
1982-04-16We Are the Champions (live, 1982-04-16: Hallenstadion, Zürich, Switzerland)liveQueen3:19
1982-05-12We Are the Champions/God Save the Queen (from Stadthalle, Vienna, Austria – 12th May 1982)liveQueen4:39
1982-06-05We Are the Champions (live, 1982-06-05: Milton Keynes Bowl, Buckinghamshire, England, UK)liveQueen3:29
1982-07-28We Are the Champions (live, 1982-07-28: Madison Square Gardens, New York City, NY, USA)liveQueen?:??
1982-10-19We Are the Champions (live, 1982-10-19: Kyuden Auditorium, Fukuoka, Japan)liveQueen3:32
1982-10-26We Are the Champions (live, 1982-10-26: Kosusai Tenjijo, Nagoya, Japan)liveQueen?:??
1984-09-24We Are the Champions (live, 1984-09-24: Deutchlandhalle, Berlin, Germany)liveQueen?:??
1985-01-12We Are the Champions (live, 1985-01-12: Rock in Rio Festival, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)liveQueen4:06
1985-01-12We Are the ChampionsliveQueen4:06
1985-05-11We Are the Champions (live, 1985-05-11: Tokyo, Japan)liveQueen4:00
1985-05-11We Are the ChampionsliveQueen?:??
1985-05-11We Are the ChampionsliveQueen3:52
1985-07-13We Are the Champions (live, 1985-07-13: Wembley Stadium, London, England, UK)liveQueen3:37
1985-07-13We Are the Champions (live, 1985-07-13: Live Aid 1985)liveQueen?:??
1985-07-13We Are the Champions (Live Aid)liveQueen3:57
1985We Are the Champions (live, 1986-07-11: Wembley Stadium, London, England, UK)liveQueen4:21
1986-06-21We Are the Champions (live, 1986-06-21: Reigns the World: Maimarktgelände, Mannheim, Germany)liveQueen3:46
1986-07-11We Are the Champions (live, 1986-07-11: Wembley Stadium, London, England)liveQueen?:??
1986-07-11We Are the Champions (live, 1977-05-12)liveQueen4:12
1986-07-11We Are the Champions (live, 1986-07-11: Wembley Stadium, London, UK)liveQueen?:??
1986-07-12We Are the ChampionsliveQueen?:??
1986-07-12We Are the Champions (live, 1986-07-12: Wembley Stadium, London, England)liveQueen?:??
1986-07-12We Are the Champions (live, 1986-07-12: Wembley Stadium, London, UK)liveQueen4:05
1986-07-27We Are the Champions (live, 1986-07-27: Népstadion, Budapest, Hungary)liveQueen3:52
1986-07-27We Are the Champions (live, 1986-07-27: Népstadion, Budapest, Hungary)liveQueen?:??
1986-08-09We Are the Champions (live, 1986-08-09: Knebworth Park, Stevenage, England, UK)liveQueen2:03
1986-08-09We Are the Champions (live, 1986-08-09: Electric Magic: Knebworth Park, Knebworth, UK)liveQueen3:43
1992-04-20We Are the Champions (live, 1992-04-20: Wembley Stadium, London, UK)cover and liveLiza Minnelli5:42
1999We Are the ChampionscoverThe Busters2:39
2002-04-30We Are the ChampionsliveQueen5:38
2002-06-03We Are the Champions (live, 2002-06-03: Buckingham Palace, London, UK)liveQueen + Will Young + The London Cast of "We Will Rock You" + Phil Collins on drums2:38
2002-07-12 – 2002-07-13We Are the Champions (We Will Rock You, 2002 original London cast)liveQueen2:26
2003-11-29We Are the Champions (live, 2003-11-29: Green Point Stadium, Cape Town, South Africa)liveQueen / Anastacia & Cast3:20
2003-11-29We Are the Champions (live, 2003-11-29: Green Point Stadium, Cape Town, South Africa)liveQueen & Anastacia3:27
2004-05We Are the Championscover and liveThe Bad Plus6:06
2004We Are the ChampionsliveMiquel Fernández3:01
2004We Are the Champions (“Wetten Das” German TV live performance, 2004)liveQueen + The German Cast2:10
2005-01-15We Are the Champions (live, 2005-01-15: Böblingen, Germany)cover and liveGreen Day?:??
2005-05-09We Are the ChampionsliveQueen + Paul Rodgers4:30
2005We Are the Champions (We Will Rock You, 2005 Köln cast)liveSerkan Kaya & Ensemble2:26
2006-04-05We Are the ChampionsliveQueen + Paul Rodgers5:14
2006-12-09We Are the Champions (live, 2006-12-09: Walter-Köbel-Halle Rüsselsheim, Germany)cover and liveThe Queen Kings?:??
2006-12We Are the Champions (live, 2006-12: Cafe Hahn, Koblenz, Germany)cover and liveThe Queen Kings4:54
2007-04-14We Are the Champions (live, 2007-04-14: Hückeswagen, Germany)cover and liveThe Queen Kings?:??
2007-12-12We Are the Champions (live, 2007-12-12: Walter-Köbel-Sporthalle, Rüsselsheim, Germany)cover and liveThe Queen Kings?:??
2008-09-12We Are the ChampionsliveQueen + Paul Rodgers2:59
2011-06-18 – 2011-06-19We Are the Champions (live, 2011-06)cover and liveThe Queen Kings4:27
2014-08-17We Are the ChampionsliveQueen + Adam Lambert?:??
2014-08-17We Are the ChampionsliveQueen + Adam Lambert5:09
Greeting: Hopes & Dreams / We Are the ChampionscoverWilliam Hung3:30
Queen Medley: Bohemian Rhapsody / We Are the Champions / Radio Ga Gacover, instrumental and medleyVienna Symphonic Orchestra Project10:52
We Are the ChampioncoverWing0:47
We are the ChampionsQueen3:00
We are the ChampionsliveQueen + Paul Rodgers?:??
We are the ChampionscoverMarco Hietala3:10
We Are the ChampionscoverPalast Orchester mit seinem Sänger Max Raabe1:46
We Are the ChampionscoverZach Braff0:39
We Are the ChampionscoverJonathan Coulton2:13
We Are the ChampionsQueen3:12
We Are the ChampionsQueen3:09
We Are the ChampionsliveQueen3:31
We Are the ChampionsQueen3:02
We Are the ChampionsQueen3:27
We Are the Champions (live)liveQueen3:33
We Are the ChampionsliveQueen4:12
We Are the Champions (live, 1985-05-11: Yoyogi Auditorium, Tokyo, Japan)liveQueen3:56
We Are the ChampionsQueen3:01
We Are the ChampionsliveQueen3:49
We Are the ChampionsQueen0:32
We Are the Champions (live, 1985: Japan)liveQueen4:05
We Are the ChampionsQueen?:??
We Are the ChampionsQueen3:24
We Are the Champions (live)liveQueen4:05
We Are the ChampionsQueen2:59
We Are the ChampionsQueen3:00
We Are the ChampionsQueen3:01
We Are the Champions (live, 1985-07-13: Wembley Stadium, London, UK)liveQueen3:45
We Are the Champions (live, 1982/1986: Hallenstadion, Zürich, Switzerland)liveQueen3:43
We Are the ChampionsQueen4:03
We Are the ChampionscoverGlee Cast3:12
We Are the ChampionscoverGavin DeGraw4:29
We Are the ChampionscoverPink Turtle3:12
We Are the Championscover and instrumentalRichard DeVinck3:15
We Are the ChampionsQueen3:00
We Are the ChampionsQueen3:07
We Are the Champions (karaoke)instrumentalQueen2:58
We Are the ChampionsQueen3:02
We Are the ChampionsQueen3:00
We Are the ChampionsQueen?:??
We Are the ChampionsQueen2:59
We Are the ChampionsQueen2:59
We Are the ChampionscoverRené Froger3:29
We Are the Championscover and instrumentalVitamin String Quartet3:02
We Are the Champions (live)cover and liveMünchner Zwietracht2:23
We Are the Championscover and instrumentalMariano Yanani3:09
We Are the Championscover and instrumentalThe Synthesizer Rock Orchestra3:09
We Are the Championscover and instrumental8-Bit Misfits3:06
We Are the ChampionsinstrumentalHank Marvin5:05
We Are the ChampionscoverMarc Martel3:13
We Are the ChampionsQueen3:02
We Are the ChampionscoverRoyal Philharmonic Orchestra3:32
We Are the ChampionscoverRobbie Williams3:53
We Are the ChampionscoverRobbie Williams3:55
We Are the ChampionsRobbie Williams4:42
We Are the ChampionscoverRobbie Williams4:02
We Are the ChampionscoverRobbie Williams3:56
We Are the Championscover[unknown]?:??
We Are the ChampionscoverThe Starlight Singers2:47
We Are the ChampionscoverRobby Krieger3:40
We Are the ChampionsliveQueen3:21
We Are the ChampionsQueen3:01
We Are the ChampionscoverThe Valiant Thieves2:52
We Are the ChampionsRobbie Williams & Queen3:54
We Are the ChampionsQueen3:01
We Are the ChampionsQueen3:03
We Are the ChampionsQueen?:??
We Are the ChampionsQueen2:58
We Are the ChampionsQueen3:01
We Are the ChampionsQueen3:04
We Are the ChampionsQueen4:05
We Are the ChampionsQueen3:00
We Are the ChampionsQueen3:52
We Are the ChampionsQueen2:58
We Are the ChampionsQueen2:52
We Are the ChampionsQueen2:59
We Are the ChampionsliveQueen3:58
We Are the ChampionsQueen3:01
We Are the ChampionsQueen4:27
We Are the ChampionsliveQueen3:49
We Are the ChampionsQueen3:43
We Are the ChampionsQueen3:00
We Are the ChampionsQueen3:00
We Are the ChampionsQueen3:00
We Are the ChampionsQueen?:??
We Are the ChampionsQueen3:02
We Are the ChampionsQueen3:00
We Are the ChampionsRobbie Williams & Queen3:55
We Are the Championscover and liveFragile3:27
We Are the ChampionscoverGlenn Hoddle2:59
We Are the ChampionscoverLazaro Arbos3:05
We Are the ChampionsQueen3:01
We Are the ChampionscoverStudio 992:58
We Are the ChampionscoverMizz4:23
We Are the Championscover and instrumentalClassic Dream Orchestra3:32
We Are the ChampionscoverRockabye Baby!2:52
We Are the ChampionscoverThe BB Band?:??
We Are the Championscover and instrumentalThe Starlite Orchestra2:58
We Are the Championscover and instrumental8‐Bit Arcade2:59
We Are the Champions (karaoke version)instrumentalQueen3:03
We Are the ChampionscoverPaul Shortino, Robby Krieger, Bob Kulick, Michael Sherwood, Tony Franklin, Carmine Appice, Matt Laurent & Nick Dio3:41
We Are the Championscover and instrumentalThe Royal Philharmonic Orchestra4:55
We Are the ChampionsliveQueen + Paul Rodgers?:??
We Are the ChampionsliveQueen + Paul Rodgers4:30
We Are the ChampionsliveQueen + Paul Rodgers4:35
We Are the ChampionsliveQueen + Paul Rodgers?:??
We Are the ChampionscoverHolly Wilson3:39
We Are the ChampionscoverTim Fischer5:37
We Are the Championscover and instrumentalCanadian Brass3:17
We Are the Championscover and instrumentalRoyal Philharmonic Orchestra3:10
We Are the Championscover and instrumentalEdgar Cruz3:05
We Are the ChampionscoverNaked Lunch3:29
We Are the ChampionscoverThe Buddha Lounge Players3:07
We Are the ChampionscoverBracia3:06
We Are the ChampionscoverDavid Palmer5:09
We Are the Championscover and instrumentalDiógenes L. Oliveira1:53
We Are the Championscover and instrumentalElian Bittencourt1:44
We Are the ChampionscoverSweet Little Band?:??
We Are the Championscover and instrumentalOdinO2:54
We Are the Champions (live, 1992-04-20: Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert, Wembley Stadium, London, UK)cover and liveLiza Minnelli and Cast5:19
We Are the ChampionscoverRachael Cantu3:38
We Are the ChampionscoverThe London Starlight Orchestra and Singers3:13
We Are the Championscover and instrumentalLeonardo3:13
We Are the ChampionscoverTop of the Poppers3:00
We Are the Championscover and instrumentalcoba5:03
We Are the ChampionscoverFlorent Pagny feat. David Hallyday3:31
We Are the ChampionsRoyal Philharmonic Orchestra3:09
We Are the Championscover and liveRoyal Philharmonic Orchestra3:20
We Are the ChampionscoverRoyal Philharmonic Orchestra4:09
We Are the Championscover[unknown]4:13
We Are the Championscover and instrumentalHolly VandenBerg3:24
We Are the Championscover and instrumentalMichael Armstrong2:53
We Are the ChampionscoverApocalypse Hoboken2:59
We Are the ChampionscoverMayday Parade3:14
We Are the ChampionscoverDas Oath2:20
We Are the Championscover and instrumentalMunich Symphonic Sound Orchestra3:38
We Are the Championscover and instrumentalStephen Lloyd3:02
We Are the Champions (live, 2009-05-21: Jubilee Auditorium, Edmonton, AB, Canada)liveQueen4:03
We Are the Champions (live, 1992-04-20: Wembley Stadium, London, UK)liveQueen + Liza Minnelli and Cast6:45
We Are the ChampionsQueen3:03
We Are the ChampionsQueen feat. Robbie Williams3:54
We Are the ChampionscoverJohn Powell2:42
We Are the ChampionscoverActs United3:16
We Are the ChampionsFreddie Mercury2:58
We Are the ChampionsliveQueen + Paul Rodgers4:32
We Are the ChampionsliveQueen + Paul Rodgers?:??
We Are the ChampionsliveBrian May?:??
We Are the ChampionsliveQueen + Paul Rodgers?:??
We Are The Championscover and instrumentalDirty Blonde Trio6:27
We Are The ChampionsQueen2:58
We Are The ChampionsQueen3:01
We Are the Champions - Reprisecover and partialMarc Martel1:27
We Are the Champions "live"cover and liveRené Froger?:??
We Are the Champions (alternative version)Queen4:33
We Are the Champions (alternative version)Queen4:33
We Are the Champions (backing track)instrumentalQueen2:59
We Are the Champions (backing track)Queen2:59
We Are the Champions (club mix)coverCrazy Frog5:49
We Are the Champions (Digital Remastered)Queen3:01
We Are the Champions (Ding a Dang Dong)coverCrazy Frog2:57
We Are the Champions (Ding a Dang Dong) (House mix)coverCrazy Frog6:04
We Are the Champions (Factory Team remix)cover and partialLive 2 Love1:22
We Are the Champions (feat. Rappy McRapperson)coverWing2:44
We Are the Champions (George Bush promo remix)Queen3:10
We Are the Champions (John & Roger experiment)Queen0:18
We Are the Champions (modern)Queen3:03
We Are the Champions (Queen)coverGhostface Kilobyte1:13
We Are the Champions (Rick Rubin remix)Queen3:28
We Are the Champions (Rosetta Stone remix)coverPaul Shortino and Robby Krieger4:01
We Are the Champions (ruined by Rick Rubin)Queen3:25
We Are the Champions (with commentary)Queen2:13
We Are The Champions (World Soccer Winning Eleven 6)Freddie Mercury3:04
We Are the Champions (X Factor performance)cover and liveKatie Waissel2:17
We Will Rock You / We Are the ChampionsmedleyQueen5:00
We Will Rock You / We Are the ChampionscoverJonathan Coulton4:05
We Will Rock You: We Are the ChampionsDean Collinson, James Graeme, Paulette Ivory & Sally Ann Triplett3:41
We're the Champions (live with Queen)liveЗемфира?:??
We’re the ChampionscoverThe Busters2:38
You Are the ChampioncoverScorpions & Michael Kleitman3:30