Queen's lead singer Freddie Mercury was an enigmatic man of mystery to many. Hince tells of his career with the band in his book Queen Unseen. It offers a revealing insight into the life of the frontman and the years in which Queen became one of the biggest bands in the world. Here, Hince tells us about Mercury: the man behind the myth. And he reveals the truth about that legendary Queen party…. It was all a persona. You could have a laugh with Freddie, but you knew were the line was.
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But utterly dedicated to what he felt was important, which was making music. In life, his four-octave voice — since studied by scientists in an attempt to unlock the secrets of its intricacies and awesomeness — raised the bar for what a rock singer could be. In death, he gave voice to the millions suffering from AIDS. The Untold Story of Queen.
What Queen lead singer Freddie Mercury Was Really Like: An Insider’s Story
He studied piano in boarding school in India and befriended numerous musicians at London's Ealing College of Art. The music of Mercury's band, Queen, reached the top of U. As the frontman of Queen, Freddie Mercury was one of the most talented and innovative singers of the rock era.
Regarded as one of the greatest lead singers in the history of rock music,   he was known for his flamboyant stage persona and four- octave vocal range. Born in in Zanzibar to Parsi parents from India, he attended English-style boarding schools in India from the age of eight, and returned to Zanzibar after secondary school. In , his family fled the Zanzibar Revolution , moving to Middlesex , England.