Queen Diary - day by day

••• 20 September
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1979 : Queen made the video for Crazy Little Thing Called Love at Trillion Studios, London, UK, directed by Dennis De Vallance. Professional dancers were used, but they didn't have anyone to clap their hands through special holes cut into the stage so the band's personal roadies were used. Video was released on Greatest Flix VHS, Box Of Flix, Greatest Hits and Greatest Video Hits 1 DVD. [35 years] http://qph.queensongs.info/singles/q15cltcl.php http://youtube.com/watch?v=MrelPOP518g
1980 : Queen live on The Game Tour at Joe Louis Arena, Detroit, USA. [34 years]
1984 : Queen live on The Works Tour at Groenoordhallen, Leiden, Netherlands. During the show Queen played part of '39 from A Night at the Opera. [30 years]
1995 : Brian attended the International Managers Forum Roll of Honour Awards at Hilton Hotel, London, UK. He introduced one of the winners - rock promoter Harvey Goldsmith [19 years]
1998 : Brian live on Another World Tour at Ancienne Belgique, Brussels, Belgium. [16 years]
2003 : Brian appeared at the end of We Will Rock You musical at Dominion Theatre, London, UK, playing guitar in Bohemian Rhapsody. [11 years]

••• 21 September (Today)
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1965 : John joined his first group The Opposition as a rhythm guitarist. [49 years]
1980 : Queen live on The Game Tour at Coliseum, Cleveland, USA. [34 years]
1984 : Queen live on The Works tour at Forest Nationale, Brussels, Belgium. [30 years]
1984 : Queen had 9 albums in the UK top 200. [30 years]
1987 : The Cross released their debut single, Cowboys & Indians. [27 years] http://qph.queensongs.info/singles/c01cai.php.
1987 : Freddie released Barcelona single in Spain, which sold an incredible 10 000 copies in just three hours. [27 years] http://qph.queensongs.info/singles/f08b.php
1992 : Brian released 2nd solo album Back To The Light in the UK. [22 years] http://youtube.com/watch?v=MD9-gIkJV08 http://youtube.com/watch?v=q2AAUnC4_Y8
2008 : Queen+PR live on The Cosmos Rocks Tour at Velodrom, Berlin, Germany. At the backstage Brian and Roger received special awards from EMI Germany given in respect of over 4 million sales combined of Greatest Hits I (1,800,000 units = 7 x Gold) & Greatest Hits II (2,200,000 units = 9 x Gold) in Germany. [6 years] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5N55qZpwfAY
••• 22 September
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1984 : Queen live at on The Works Tour at Europahalle, Hannover, Germany. Freddie felt down and broke is knee. The show was shortened with Freddie sitting on piano chair. After the show he had to be transferred to hospital and he wore binding band on his knee for several following concerts. [30 years]
1995 : Brian joined Zucchero in Bologne, Italy, during A Whiter Shade Of Pale and Madre Dolcissima. [19 years]
1998 : Brian live on Another World Tour at La Cigall, Paris, France. [16 years]
2006 : Roger officialy named Sir Robin Knox-Johnston's Open 60 yacht Saga Insurance at Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth, UK. At key moments on land and at sea Sir Robin promised to play Don't Stop Me Now. [8 years]
2006 : Freddie received gold award for Lover Of Life, Singer Of Songs and gold award for Very Best Of sales in the UK. [8 years]