Q is for Queen
As I mentioned in my theme-reveal post, this month will be all about music and how it inspires my writing.
If you haven’t heard of Queen, you’ve probably never turned on the radio or watched a movie. The “Highlander” movies are filled with Queen songs (“It’s a Kind of Magic”, “Who Wants to Live Forever”, etc.), “We Are the Champions” is a favourite at sporting events (and in “Glee” when they finally win) – it was also a taunting song in “You Again”. “I Want to Break Free” was sung by Anne Hathaway in “Ella Enchanted”. I’m sure you can name more movies and TV shows where their songs were used.
Their songs are also a favourite at drunken New Year’s Eve parties… Or maybe I’m the only one who has attended one where everyone tried to sing “Bohemian Rhapsody” at the same time…?
Hate them or love them, they have had a big influence on our culture. I have them on my drafting playlists.
Favourite album: I don’t have one, I love them all. Favourite song: “Bohemian Rhapsody”
Word of the day: quartet
According to Collins English dictionary: quartet or quartette n a group of four singers or instrumentalists or a piece of music composed for such a group
Do you like Queen? Do you have a favourite music group/artist that starts with a “Q”?
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