Gold Radio are running a competition to find the 300 greatest hits of all time, as voted for by their listeners.
Gold Radio are big fans of Queen, and their music is a huge part of what they do at the station. so get involved through the website, Twitter, Facebook or whatever else you fancy.
To have a say on what you think should make up the chart, vote now for your favourite classic hit and be in with a chance of winning some great prizes along the way.
Just by voting you could win £1000 and a Freesat+ box complete with free installation. Four runner ups will also win a Freesat+ box and we’ll be awarding our Golden Moments CD album to random people throughout the voting period. So get voting!
How to Vote for your favourite hit – Queen or Otherwise
1) Visit Gold Radios website at http://greatesthits.mygoldmusic.com/
2) Vote by typing the artist and title of your 1st, 2nd and 3rd choices in the boxes on that website
Voting closes at 23:59 on Friday 15th April 2011.
Many thanks to Alex from Gold Radio for the details !
The Queen musical ‘We Will Rock You’ has won the BBC Radio 2 Olivier Audience Award.
The rock musical triumphed in the only category decided entirely by members of the public and avid Queen fans, who have been voting via www.olivierawards.com
The We Will Rock You show features the music of Queen alongside a story by Ben Elton.
Accepting the award, Queen guitarist Brian May commented, “Thank you to the tremendous talent that has come through our door and kept us rocking throughout the years.”
We will rock you, won in the category which had over 43,000 votes cast and beat stiff competition from other shows, Billy Elliot The Musical, Jersey Boys and Les Misérables.
What do you think is the Best Queen Video?
Now is your chance to have your say with this on-line poll.
You can vote for your favourite Queen Video – CLICK HERE to Vote now!
Choose from the following Queen Videos and Vote for your favourite video before the poll closes.
- A Kind Of Magic
- Another One Bites The Dust
- Bicycle Race
- Bohemian Rhapsody
- Crazy Little Thing Called Love
- Don’t Stop Me Now
- Fat Bottomed Girls
- Friends Will Be Friends
- Hammer To Fall
- I Want It All
- I Want To Break Free
- Killer Queen
- One Vision
- Radio Ga Ga
- Somebody To Love
- These Are The Days Of Our Lives
- Tie Your Mother Down
- We Are The Champions
- We Will Rock You
- Who Wants To Live Forever
- Under Pressure
- Princes Of The Universe
- The Show Must Go On
A new Queen single with two classic tracks, namely ‘Keep Yourself Alive (the Long Lost Retake) and ‘Stone Cold Crazy’ from the Sheer Heart Attack album has been released to coincide with the exhibition ‘Stormtroopers in Stilettos’. The exhibition is currently running at Old Truman Brewery on Brick Lane in London up until March 12th. (keep an eye on this site for more info early next week)
The new Queen single will be available as part of “National Record Store Day” which takes place on 16th April and is limited to just 2000 numbered copies on heavyweight vinyl.
Queen’s new single ‘Stormtroopers in Stilettos’ is available NOW through all major download outlets and on iTunes.
International Release Dates for the re-issiues of Queen’s First Five Albums
ARGENTINA – Tuesday 15th March
AUSTRIA – Friday 18th March
AUSTRALIA – Saturday 19th March
BELGUIM – Friday 18th March
BRAZIL – Tuesday 15th March
CZECH REPUBLIC – Monday 14th March
FRANCE – Monday 14th March
GERMANY – Friday 18th March
HONG KONG – Monday 14th March
IRELAND – Friday 18th March
ITALY – Friday 18th March
JAPAN – Thursday 17th March
KOREA – Tuesday 15th & Thursday 17th
MEXICO – Tuesday 15th March
NETHERLANDS – Friday 18th March
NEW ZEALAND – Monday 14th March
SERBIA – Monday 14th March
SOUTH AFRICA – Friday 18th March
SPAIN – Tuesday 15th March
SWEDEN – Wednesday 16th March
SWITZERLAND – Friday 18th March
TAIWAN – Friday 18th March
UK – Monday 14th March
USA – May (exact date is yet To Be Confirmed – check QueenOnLine for details)