Rock / Electronic / Synth Pop
Artist: Queen | Album: Greatest Hits II | Released: 2011 | Label: Island Records | Catalog #: 2758365 | Genre: Electronic, Rock, Synth Pop | Country: United Kingdom | EU | Duration: 01:16:00
Original UK Release Date: 28 October 1991
2011 sees one of the most talented, glamorous and influential bands in musical history, QUEEN, celebrate the 40th anniversary of their formation in 1971.
With over 170 million global album sales, 18 Number One Albums, 10 Number One DVDвЂ™s, 700 concerts performed in every corner of the world including their historic appearance at Live Aid, Seven Ivor Novello Awards, inductions into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Songwriters Hall of Fame and a Guinness Book of Records award for the most successful UK album chart artist ever, the Queen story is one of the most remarkable in modern British culture. 40 years after Freddie Mercury, Brian May, Roger Taylor and John Deacon formed Queen and the band became the epitome of rock n roll swagger and excess Queen continues to rule globally.
Greatest Hits 2 has been digitally re-mastered for 2011 by Bob Ludwig.
The cover has been refreshed and brought up to date for 2011. This is the first time that one of the Top Ten biggest selling albums of all time in the UKвЂ™s cover has been re-worked.
01. A Kind of Magic
02. Under Pressure (With David Bowie)
03. Radio Ga Ga
04. I Want It All
05. I Want to Break Free
07. It's a Hard Life
09. Who Wants to Live Forever
11. The Miracle
12. I'm Going Slightly Mad
13. The Invisible Man
14. Hammer to Fall
15. Friends Will Be Friends
16. The Show Must Go On
17. One Vision