Queen are a British musical crew framed in London in 1970. Their great line-up was Freddie Mercury (lead vocals, piano), Brian May (guitar, vocals), Roger Taylor (drums, vocals) and John Deacon (bass). Their soonest works were affected by dynamic stone, hard rock and substantial metal, yet the band step by step wandered into increasingly traditional and radio-accommodating works by joining further styles, for example, field rock and pop stone.
Before shaping Queen, May and Taylor had played together in the band Smile. Mercury was an aficionado of Smile and urged them to try different things with progressively expound stage and recording strategies. He participated in 1970 and recommended the name "Queen". Minister was enrolled in March 1971, preceding the band discharged their eponymous presentation collection in 1973. Queeninitially diagrammed in the UK with their subsequent collection, Queen II, in 1974. Sheer Heart Attack soon thereafter and A Night at the Opera in 1975 brought them universal achievement. The last included "Bohemian Rhapsody", which remained at number one in the UK for nine weeks and promoted the music video group.
The band's 1977 collection News of the World contained "We Will Rock You" and "We Are the Champions", which have become songs of devotion at games. By the mid 1980s, Queen were one of the greatest arena musical gangs on the planet. "Another Bites the Dust" (1980) turned into their top of the line single, while their 1981 gathering collection Greatest Hits is the top of the line collection in the UK and is affirmed multiple times platinum in the US. Their exhibition at the 1985 Live Aid show has been positioned among the best in rock history by different distributions. In August 1986, Mercury gave his last execution with Queen at Knebworth, England. In 1991, he passed on of bronchopneumonia – an intricacy of AIDS, and Deacon resigned in 1997. Since 2004, May and Taylor have visited under the "Queen +" name with vocalists Paul Rodgers and Adam Lambert.
Appraisals of Queen's record deals run from 170 million to 300 million records, making them one of the world's top rated music craftsmen. In 1990, Queen got the Brit Award for Outstanding Contribution to British Music from the British Phonographic Industry. They were enlisted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2001. Every part has created hit singles, and each of the four were drafted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2003. In 2005, Queen got the Ivor Novello Award for Outstanding Song Collection from the British Academy of Songwriters, Composers, and Authors. In 2018, they were introduced the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award.