Queen + Adam Lambert To Perform At 91st Academy Awards

Queen + Adam Lambert have announced that they will be performing at the 91st Academy Awards ceremony on Monday (February 24). This news comes after Queen’s biopic “Bohemian Rhapsody” was nominated for five Oscars including: “Best Picture,” “Sound Editing,” “Sound Mixing,” “Film Editing,” and “Best Actor” for Rami Malek’s portrayal of Freddie Mercury.

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Queen’s “Bohemian Rhapsody” Biopic Nominated For Five Oscars

Queen’s biopic “Bohemian Rhapsody” has been nominated for five Oscars including: “Best Picture,” “Sound Editing,” “Sound Mixing,” “Film Editing,” and “Best Actor” for Rami Malek’s portrayal of Freddie Mercury. This news comes after the film previously scored two Golden Globes including one for “Best Motion Picture – Drama” and one for Malek as “Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama”. The 91st Academy Awards ceremony will air February 24 on ABC.

Queen’s “Bohemian Rhapsody” Scores Two Golden Globes

Queen’s biopic “Bohemian Rhapsody” has scored two Golden Globes including one for Best Motion Picture – Drama and one for actor Rami Malek as Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama. The awards were handed out during a ceremony last night (January 6).

Home Release Version Of Queen’s “Bohemian Rhapsody” Will Include Full Live Aid Recreation As Bonus Footage

Queen’s biopic “Bohemian Rhapsody” will be receiving a home release in the near future. The film will be available on digital HD on January 22, followed by 4K Ultra HD and Blu-ray/DVD on February 12. Every version will include the full recreation of the 1985 Live Aid performance at Wembley Stadium. On top of that, the 4K and Blu-ray releases will also come with several featurettes, including “Rami Malek: Becoming Freddie”, “The Look And Sound Of Queen”, and “Recreating Live Aid.”

Queen + Adam Lambert Announce North American Tour

Queen + Adam Lambert have announced a summer North American tour. Tickets will go on sale December 7 at 10 AM local time.

Guitarist Brian May commented:

“This is great opportunity. Our last tour featured our most ambitious production ever, and got us our best notices ever. So we decided to rip it apart and get even more ambitious! Watch out, America!”

Frontman Adam Lambert added:

“We have been designing a brand new visual spectacle that will reframe these iconic songs and we are excited to unveil it!”

Tour Dates:

07/10 Vancouver, BC – Rogers Arena
07/12 Tacoma, WA – Tacoma Dome
07/14 San Jose, CA – SAP Center
07/16 Phoenix, AZ – Talking Stick Resort Arena
07/19 Los Angeles, CA – The Forum
07/23 Dallas, TX – American Airlines Center
07/24 Houston, TX – Toyota Center
07/27 Detroit, MI – Little Caesars Arena
07/28 Toronto, ON – Scotiabank Arena
07/30 Washington, DC – Capital One Arena
07/31 Pittsburgh, PA – PPG Paints Arena
08/03 Philadelphia, PA – Wells Fargo Center
08/04 Boston, MA – Xfinity Center
08/06 New York, NY – Madison Square Garden
08/09 Chicago, IL – United Center
08/10 St. Paul, MN – Xcel Energy Center
08/13 Columbus, OH – Nationwide Arena
08/15 Nashville, TN – Bridgestone Arena
08/17 Ft. Lauderdale, FL – BB&T Center
08/18 Tampa, FL – Amalie Arena
08/20 New Orleans, LA – Smoothie King Center
08/22 Atlanta, GA – State Farm Arena
08/23 Charlotte, NC – Spectrum Center