Freddie Mercury: His Life in Pictures

New book 'The Great Pretender' features rare photos of the Queen singer
Previous Next
Courtesy of Brian May's private collection.

blog comments powered by Disqus

Killer Queen

Mercury became famous for his ballet-inspired stage outfits. "He'd started to get into the ballet," says Thomas. "A lot of people found that ridiculous, but he got away with it. I admire that attitude – not caring."

Daily Newsletter

Get the latest RS news in your inbox.

Sign up to receive the Rolling Stone newsletter and special offers from RS and its
marketing partners.


We may use your e-mail address to send you the newsletter and offers that may interest you, on behalf of Rolling Stone and its partners. For more information please read our Privacy Policy.