Queen Diary - day by day - this week

••• 3 May
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1974 : Queen live at Kings College, Wilkes Barre, UK, on Queen II Tour. [47 years]
1978 : Queen live at Olympiahalle, München, Germany, on News Of The World Tour. [43 years]
1982 : Queen live on Hot Space tour at Palais Des Sports, Paris, France. [39 years]
2005 : Queen+PR live on Queen + Paul Rodgers Tour at Metro, Newcastle, UK. [16 years]

••• 4 May
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1967 : The Reaction live at Skating Rink, Camborne, UK. [54 years]
1981 : Another One Bites The Dust received a NARM Award as the biggest selling single of 1980 and also the Peoples Choice Award - it also received a nomination for an Ivor Novello Award as the biggest international single of 1980. In UK charts this single reached 7th place while in USA was no. 1. It was the second (and last) success of Queen single in USA. [40 years] http://qph.runoutgrooves.com/singles/q18aobtd.shtml
1985 : Freddie finished filming of the I Was Born To love You video at London's Limehouse Studios. One of the dancers hurt herself during a scene and Freddie was so concerned he had to go along to the hospital with her to ensure she was really ok. [36 years] http://qph.runoutgrooves.com/singles/f02iwbtly.shtml
2005 : Queen+PR live on Queen + Paul Rodgers Tour at MEN Arena, Manchester, UK. [16 years]
••• 5 May
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1979 : Queen live on Jazz tour at Makomani Ice Arena, Sapporo, Japan. [42 years]
1982 : Queen live on Hot Space tour at Eilenriedehalle, Hannover, Germany. [39 years]
1983 : John and Roger appeared on 100th edition of Top Of The Pops. [38 years]
1983 : The We Will Rock You video of the Montreal 24 - 25 November 1981 concerts had a premiere at Cannes movie festival in France. [38 years] http://qph.runoutgrooves.com/videos/q02wwry.shtml
1988 : Queen's sound engineer Trip Khalaf got married and had his reception in a Trip club in London, which all the band attended. [33 years]
••• 6 May (Today)
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1967 : The Reactions live at Blue Lagoon, Newquay, UK. [54 years]
1978 : Queen live on News Of The World Tour at New Bingley Hall, Stafford, UK. [43 years]
1978 : Roger made a guest appearance on a Zany Kids TV show called Tiswas [43 years]
1979 : Queen live performing last show of Japanese Jazz tour at Makomani Ice Arena, Sapporo, Japan. [42 years]
1982 : Queen live on Hot Space tour Sporthalle, Cologne, Germany. [39 years]
1983 : The We Will Rock You video was shown as a major feature in the USA at the Baltimore Civic Centre, Richmond Virginia Coliseum, Hampton Virginia Coliseum and the San Diego Sports Arena, seen by 6 000 people. [38 years]
1986 : Freddie released 6th solo single called Time. The 12" version had extended version and instrumental version of the song. [35 years] http://qph.runoutgrooves.com/singles/f06t.shtml
1992 : Queen received gold and platinum award for Classic Queen and gold award for The Show Must Go On sales in the US. [29 years]
2004 : Brian appeared live on Zucchero & Friends charitative concert at Royal Albert Hall, London, UK, with Madre Dolcissima and Il Mare Impetuoso Al Tramonto. Proceeds from the concert were given to the OSN refugee comisioneer. [17 years]
2005 : Queen+PR live on Queen + Paul Rodgers Tour at NEC Arena, Birmingham, UK. [16 years]
2008 : Roger appeared on BBC News following the annoncement of The 46664 Concert Honouring Nelson Mandela at 90 which will take place at Hyde Park, London, UK, on 27 June. [13 years] http://www.nelsonmandela.org/index.php/foundation/90 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qypyyAPIEXU
••• 7 May
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1974 : Queen live on Queen II Tour at Uris Theatre, New York, USA. [47 years]
1978 : Queen live on News Of The World Tour at New Bingley Hall, Stafford, UK. [43 years]
1979 : Queen left Japan to start their hoildays and Freddie went to Bali. [42 years]
1982 : Queen live on Hot Space tour at Sporthalle, Cologne, Germany. [39 years]
1985 : Queen live performing first concert on their last Japanese tour at Budokan, Tokyo, Japan. [36 years]
1989 : The I Want It All single reached 3rd place in UK charts. [32 years] http://qph.runoutgrooves.com/singles/q25iwtbf.shtml
1990 : Roger appeared as a guest on MTV Headbangers Ball. [31 years]
2005 : Queen+PR live on Queen + Paul Rodgers Tour at International, Cardiff, UK. [16 years]
••• 8 May
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1974 : Queen live on Queen II Tour at Uris Theatre, New York, USA. [47 years]
1977 : Queen live on A Day At The Races Tour performing first European show at Ice Stadium, Stockholm, Sweden. [44 years] http://www.queenconcerts.com/index.php?section=concerts&action=tour&who=queen&tour=adatreu
1977 : [6 MAY] Queen fly to Stockholm [44 years]
1994 : Roger's single called Nazis 1994 from Hapiness? entered UK charts on 22nd place. [27 years]
2003 : Brian appeared live on Lonnie Donegan Tribute Concert who had died in May 2002. He played in I'm Just A Rolling Stone (vocals) and Have A Drink On Me (guitar). [18 years] http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&sql=11:2tkxu3q5an7k~T1
2006 : Queen received gold, platinum and 5x platinum awards for Live At Wembley '86 DVD, gold and platinum awards for Queen On Fire: Live At The Bowl DVD sales in the US. [15 years]
••• 9 May
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1974 : Queen live on Queen II Tour at Uris Theatre, New York, USA. [47 years]
1982 : Queen live on Hot Space tour at Carl-Diem Halle, Würzburg, Germany. [39 years]
1985 : Queen live performing their 14th show at Budokan, Tokyo, Japan. [36 years]
2002 : Brian, Roger and Ben Elton were interviewed on Nicky Campbell programme on BBC Radio 5. Later Brian and Roger were a guests of Richard Madeley and Judy Finnigan on the chat on Channel 4 TV. [19 years]
2005 : Queen+PR live on Queen + Paul Rodgers Tour at Hallam, Sheffield, UK. This show was filmed and released on 2CD and DVD Return Of The Champions. [16 years]