UK Queen

'X Factor' Stars To Play It (Seriously!) Safe For Queen vs. MJ Week

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 07.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

The ‘X Factor’ song choices for this weekend’s Queen vs. Michael Jackson theme have been announced... and to say they’re unimaginative would b...

'Enduring Music Is Full of Spirits' - Working With Queen on 'Queen Forever'

William Orbit | Posted 06.11.2014 | UK Entertainment
William Orbit

The musicianship of all four members of Queen is phenomenal. Roger, an extraordinarily multi talented man whom I've known for many years and always admired. John Deacon's original bass part with its lyrical fluidity that made it easy for me to know where to put the odd reinforcement. Freddy's original piano carried most of the song's musical DNA...

Could These Be Glastonbury's 2015 Headliners?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 06.10.2014 | UK Entertainment

Glastonbury Festival 2015 may be months away, however, those attending have already nabbed their tickets - meaning there's only one left thing to do. ...

This Man Singing 'Nessun Dorma' As Both Pavarotti And Freddie Mercury Is Pretty Impressive

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.09.2014 | UK Comedy

Being able to sing like Luciano Pavarotti is impressive. Being able to sing like Queen's Freddie Mercury is also impressive. But being able to do both...

One Is Not Amused! Cheeky Lad Tries Take Selfie With The Queen

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.06.2014 | UK Comedy

Ellen DeGeneres: this boy sees your Oscars selfie, and raises you one - Yes, a selfie with the Queen - it doesn't get more celebrity than that....

Actors Who Make Their Own Work

Catherine Balavage | Posted 23.08.2014 | UK Entertainment
Catherine Balavage

This American producer, director, writer and actress caused a stir with Another Earth. She was only 27 at the time. Now 30 and with 13 films under her belt. She was even on the front cover of Vanity Fair's prestigious Hollywood edition. She has written four films and directed one.

Mehdi's Morning Memo: Talking To Tehran

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 17.06.2014 | UK Politics

Here are the five things you need to know on Tuesday 17 June 2014... 1) TALKING TO TEHRAN The rise of al Qaeda offshoot Isis in Iraq has turned ...

Give Her A Hand Vlad! Putin Stares Away As Queen Edges Down The Steps

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.06.2014 | UK

Gazing off into the distance, Vladimir Putin looks like he hasn't clocked, or deliberately doesn't want to clock, the 88-year-old woman gingerly attem...

Bohemian Rhapsody

Neil Cossar | Posted 06.07.2014 | UK Entertainment
Neil Cossar

The essential story is not pop's greatest enigma: a man confesses a murder to his mother, vainly pleads poverty in a trial and ends up resigned to his fate. But questions remain: who did he kill and why?

Martin McGuinness To Be Queen's Special Guest

PA | Posted 06.04.2014 | UK

Northern Ireland Deputy First Minister and ex-IRA commander Martin McGuinness will be a special guest of the Queen during a state banquet at Windsor C...

Best. £10 Note Defacement. Ever.

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.03.2014 | UK Comedy

A tip of the hat to tweeter @theGladstonian, who spotted this on Facebook and understandably had to share it with the rest of the world: Oh. My. Da...

Clarissa Dickson Wright Dead: Two Fat Ladies Chef Dies Aged 66

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Clarissa Dickson Wright has died aged 66, it was announced on Monday. Dickson Wright passed away on Saturday at Edinburgh's Royal Infirmary, the S...

Another One Bites The Dust! Director Pulls Out Of Freddie Mercury Biopic

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

There's been another blow to the forthcoming biopic about Queen singer Freddie Mercury after director Dexter Fletcher quit the project. Deadline ha...

The Best Music to Lose Your Job To

Grant Feller | Posted 13.05.2014 | UK Entertainment
Grant Feller

A year ago I lost my job, felt sorry for myself for 48 hours and then got back on the bus and started my own phenomenally successful (almost) media consultancy. My latest playlist selection was, I thought, entirely random. But today I realised it's not - it's all about me. Or at least me and work - losing, winning and everything in between.

No More Rocking For Queen Musical

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

The Queen musical, 'We Will Rock You' is to close, 12 years after first appearing in London's West End. The show, which featured the British band's...

WATCH: Another Reason To Love Paul Rudd? This

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.02.2014 | UK Comedy

Oh, and Jimmy Fallon did some lip syncing too. But mostly? Mostly it was about Paul Rudd 'performing' Tina Turner's 'Better Be Good To Me' and Queen's...

VOTE: What Is The Ultimate Queen Song?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 11.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Queen are officially the first act to sell six million copies of an album in the UK. Three decades after their 'Greatest Hits' album was released i...

Meeting the Queen

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK Style
Lisa Mirza Grotts

If the queen chooses to make conservation with you, your must never ask her anything personal about herself or her family, though you may say "How do you do?" and that you are pleased to meet her.

Queen Needs To 'Get A Grip' On Finances

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 28.01.2014 | UK

The Queen's household is down to its last £1m in royal reserves, and needs to get a grip on slashing costs, increasing income and sort out a backlog ...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: Nick Vs Chris

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Politics

Here are the five things you need to know on Monday 20 January 2014... 1) NICK VS CHRIS To say Nick Clegg is under pressure is an understatement...

Queen To Release Unearthed Track Featuring Freddie Mercury's Vocals?

Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Brian May has sparked speculation that Queen could release a new song featuring the late Freddie Mercury's vocals, after the band unearthed the "magic...

Abbey Road to Ziggy Stardust, A Conversation With Legendary Sound Engineer/Producer Ken Scott

Hannah Gal | Posted 07.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Hannah Gal

'David Bowie, Elton John, Pink Floyd, The Beatles..it is hard to believe that a single individual would be involved with so many all time greats' I tell legendary sound engineer and producer Ken Scott.

The Royals At Christmas

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Prince George stayed in the warm as the Royal Family attended their traditional Christmas Day church service. It was a full house at Sandringham as f...

The Wondering About the One-Hit-Wonder

Joff Thompson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Comedy
Joff Thompson

If even sitting atop the hit parade can be dismissed as a flop, what then does constitute a hit? Any ideas? Anyone? It's not quite as easy to say when you start to give it some real thought.

Is Daniel Radcliffe REALLY Going To Play Flamboyant Freddie?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.11.2013 | UK Entertainment

Daniel Radcliffe may be keen to put his 'Harry Potter' days behind him, but this is going some. The clean-cut, family favourite actor is reportedl...