He who Rocked Stadiums of 70,000 People

Freddie Mercury, the lead singer of Queen, died on November 24, 1991. He was one of rock and roll’s most flamboyant and powerful front men. He was known to have said, “A concert is not a live rendition of our album. It’s a theatrical event.”

To see a more personal view of one of the most glamorous, dashing performers of all time, check out Mercury: An Intimate Biography of Freddie Mercury by Lesley-Ann Jones.