Freddie Mercury left Queen sooner than anticipated, that his bandmates had been compelled to proceed with out him.

Earlier than most rock bands debuted, Queen turned the gamechanger because it tailored various kinds of rock genres to show the band’s flexibility. Though they’re nonetheless energetic within the current occasions, the surviving bandmates nearly by no means made it after Mercury’s loss of life since they discovered his voice traumatizing.

In a brand new interview with Elis James and John Robins on BBC Radio 5 Dwell’s “How Do You Cope” podcast, Mercury’s bandmate, Brian Could, recalled engaged on the vocalist’s vocals once more on their “Made In Heaven” album after the premature passing.

In accordance with Could, they went by a traumatizing expertise with out Mercury by their aspect.

“It was very bizarre. It was traumatizing in itself. I spent hours and days and weeks engaged on little bits of Freddie’s vocals. Listening to Freddie the entire day and the entire night time. I might have moments considering, ‘That is nice…this sounds nice Fre… Oh, you are not right here,'” he mentioned.


The guitarist reminisced how troublesome it was for them to the purpose that they needed to go away from listening to Mercury’s voice and recuperate earlier than coming again.

Amid the trauma all of them felt, Could and his bandmates purportedly felt immense pleasure and happiness as they labored on the “final drops” out of what Mercury reserved for them earlier than his loss of life.

Brian Could Names Favourite Queen Album

Queen’s “Made In Heaven” was the primary and solely album they labored on after Mercury’s passing. With that, it turned the guitarist’s favourite album.

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“I nonetheless love that album. I feel it is my favourite Queen album. There are issues in there which might be so deep. There’s pure gold in there,” he mentioned.

Elsewhere within the interview, Could targeted on speaking in regards to the grieving course of and denial episodes after Mercury’s passing. To get themselves away from the ache, he and Roger began their solo initiatives.

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Sadly, it was too heartbreaking for the guitarist that he nearly selected to not imagine in Queen anymore whereas engaged on John Lennon’s “God” adaptation.

The yr 1991 turned even worse for Could since he additionally misplaced his father to most cancers.

Queen’s vocalist handed away on Nov. 24, 1991, practically 24 hours after telling the world he had HIV/AIDS. He mentioned in his final assertion that he first needed to maintain the data non-public to guard different folks’s privateness. He died on account of bronchial pneumonia attributable to AIDS.

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