24th November 2014
Freddie Mercury passed away 23 years ago today 2
4:09 PM — Today marks exactly 23 years since the death of the legendary Queen front-man Freddie Mercury.
21st September 2014
Grindr can predict elections, and 6 other stories you might have missed this week 1
6:41 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
19th September 2014
Listen: Freddie Mercury and Michael Jackson duet finally released 13
5:03 PM — A previously unheard duet between music icons Freddie Mercury and Michael Jackson has been released.
27th August 2014
Lady Gaga joins Queen for Australian concert 6
5:30 PM — Lady Gaga has appeared on stage with rock band Queen during for an Australian concert.
17th August 2014
The 7 LGBT news stories you might have missed this week
6:40 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
11th August 2014
Freddie Mercury biopic stalled over script problems? 1
11:11 AM — Production of a planned Freddie Mercury biopic has reportedly stalled over script problems.
4th August 2014
Adam Lambert: Being out and singing with Queen could open people’s minds
6:46 PM — Queen singer Adam Lambert has praised the band's fans for accepting his sexuality.
27th May 2014
Queen to release unheard tracks of Freddie Mercury by end of year 5
3:40 PM — Queen has confirmed plans to release a new album featuring previously unheard tracks sung by late frontman Freddie Mercury.
15th January 2014
Queen to release new track featuring vocals of Freddie Mercury 5
1:40 PM — Brian May has spoken about releasing a new Queen track featuring the late Freddie Mercury.
25th November 2013
Eastenders star June Brown: I was glad when Dot Cotton lost her anti-gay views
6:13 PM — Actress June Brown says it felt like a challenge playing her alter ego, Dot Cotton, in Eastenders during the late 1980s, when Dot had difficulty in accepting homosexuality.
21st October 2013
Ben Whishaw tipped to play Freddie Mercury in biopic 5
2:03 PM — Queen drummer Roger Taylor has tipped British actor Ben Whishaw to play the role of Freddie Mercury in a biopic about the legendary singer.
25th September 2013
Daniel Radcliffe shoots down rumours that he will play Freddie Mercury in biopic 7
2:17 PM — Daniel Radcliffe has denied rumours that he is to play Freddie Mercury in a biopic about the late Queen star, saying "there is no truth to it at all".
23rd September 2013
Daniel Radcliffe considered to play Freddie Mercury in biopic 15
7:20 PM — Daniel Radcliffe is being considered for the role of Freddie Mercury in a biopic about the Queen star, reports suggest.
23rd July 2013
Sacha Baron Cohen pulls out of Freddie Mercury biopic 14
12:31 PM — Plans for a biopic on the life of Freddie Mercury have suffered a blow following the decision of actor Sacha Baron Cohen to pull out of the project over "creative differences".
19th April 2013
Cleo Rocos: We imagined ‘Future Queen Dies In Gay Bar Brawl’ headlines over Princess Diana drag disguise 9
6:30 PM — Comedian Cleo Rocos has elaborated on her claims that, along with Freddie Mercury and Kenny Everett, she snuck Princess Diana into a London gay bar disguised as an “eccentrically dressed gay male model”.
31st March 2013
Freddie Mercury dressed Princess Diana in drag to sneak her into a gay bar 24
3:57 PM — Freddie Mercury dressed Princess Diana up as an "eccentrically dressed gay male model", in order to sneak her into the Vauxhall Tavern, reports have revealed.
13th August 2012
Freddie Mercury’s hologram ‘duets’ with Jessie J at Olympics closing ceremony 22
12:37 PM — The hundreds of millions of viewers who tuned in to view the London 2012 Olympics closing ceremony last night witnessed huge images of Freddie Mercury recreating his famous 1985 Live Aid appearance projected onto the main stage.
8th January 2010
Freddie Mercury’s partner dies 5
12:44 PM — The partner of the late Freddie Mercury passed away last week. Jim Hutton had lived with Mercury for six years prior to the singer's death from an AIDS-related illness in 1991