Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert From 1992 To Be Released Via DVD

Freddie Mercury, frontman of Queen, may have died from AIDS complications in November of  1991, but his memory has lived on as clear and rich as his one-of-a-kind voice.

In 1992, friends and other musicians like Metallica, Guns N’ Roses, David Bowie, and more participated in the The Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert with the surviving members of Queen.

The tribute will now be released on a 3-disc DVD set and the profits will help global AIDS charities and causes. It’s out on September 2nd–three days before the anniversary of his birthday.

Here’s the DVD set-list as procured by Classic Rock Magazine:

Disc 1: Opening Acts

1. Intro
2. Brian May / Roger Taylor / John Deacon Introduction
3. Metallica: Enter Sandman
4. Metallica: Sad But True
5. Metallica: Nothing Else Matters
6. Freddie Montage
7. Extreme: Queen Medley including: Mustapha / Bohemian Rhapsody / Keep Yourself Alive / I Want To Break Free / Fat Bottomed Girls / Bicycle Race / Another One Bites The Dust / Stone Cold Crazy / Radio Ga Ga
8. Freddie Montage
9. Def Leppard & Brian May: Now I’m Here
10. Queen: I’m Going Slightly Mad video
11. Bob Geldof: Too Late God
12. Guns n’Roses: Paradise City
13. Guns n’Roses: Knocking On Heavens Door
14. Elizabeth Taylor Speech

Disc 2: Main set

1. Joe Elliott, Slash & Queen: Tie Your Mother Down
2. Roger Daltrey, Tony Iommi & Queen: I Want It All
3. Zucchero & Queen: Las Palabras De Amor
4. Gary Cherone, Tony Iommi & Queen: Hammer To Fal
5. James Hetfield, Tony Iommi & Queen: Stone Cold Crazy
6. Robert Plant & Queen: Crazy Little Thing Called Love
7. Brian May: Too Much Love Will Kill You
8. Paul Young & Queen: Radio Ga Ga
9. Seal & Queen: Who Wants To Live Forever
10. Lisa Stansfield & Queen: I Want To Break Free
11. David Bowie, Annie Lennox & Queen: Under Pressure
12. Ian Hunter, David Bowie, Mick Ronson & Queen: All The Young Dudes
13. David Bowie, Mick Ronson & Queen: Heroes
14. George Michael & Queen: ’39
15. George Michael, Lisa Stansfield & Queen: These Are The Days Of Our Lives
16. George Michael, London Gospel Choir & Queen: Somebody To Love
17. Elton John, Axl Rose & Queen: Bohemian Rhapsody
18. Elton John, Tony Iommi & Queen: The Show Must Go On
19. Axl Rose & Queen: We Will Rock You
20. Liza Minnelli & Ensemble: We Are The Champions

Disc 3: Bonus material

1. Rehearsal performances
2. 10th anniversary documentary
3. Photo galleries
4. Mercury Phoenix Trust facts

–Nadia Noir, CBS Radio Los Angeles


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