Category: Queen

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Meaning of “Seven Seas of Rhye” by Queen

This song is based on the singer’s quest to conquer the “season seas of Rhye”, with Rhye being a fictional world that Freddy Mercury, Queen’s lead singer and the track’s writer/performer, conjured up during...

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Queen’s “You’re My Best Friend” Lyrics Meaning

“You’re My Best Friend” is a song penned by former Queen bass guitarist John Deacon. It was written in 1975, the same year that Deacon married his wife, Veronica Tetzlaff, and accordingly, it is dedicated to her. It...

Killer Queen

Meaning of “Killer Queen” by Queen

There are three prevailing histories or theories behind the meaning of this song. The most-accepted is of course that put forth by the singer and songwriter of the track himself, Freddie Mercury. According to...

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Queen’s “Another One Bites the Dust” Lyrics Meaning

“Another One Bites the Dust” is perhaps the most-iconic of all Queen songs.  This track is often used in conjunction with battle scenarios, as the colloquial term ‘biting the dust’ refers to a person dying,...

Hammer to Fall

Meaning of “Hammer to Fall” by Queen

“Hammer to Fall” is yet another of many classic Queen tracks. The song is widely interpreted to be an allusion to nuclear war. And there are references to such throughout the track, like the “mushroom cloud”...