Killer Queen: Twenty Great Queen Moments. Happy Birthday to Brian May, 68 Today.

1.  Queen ‘Keep Yourself Alive’

(from the album Queen, 1973).

2.  Queen ‘Seven Seas of Rhye’

(from the album Queen II, 1974).

3.  Queen ‘Killer Queen’

(from the album Sheer Heart Attack, 1974).

4.  Queen ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’

(from the album A Night At the Opera, 1975).

5.  Queen ‘Somebody to Love’

(from the album A Day at the Races, 1976).

6.  Queen ‘We Will Rock You’

(from the album News of the World, 1977).

7.  Queen ‘We Are the Champions’

(from the album News of the World, 1977).

8.  Queen ‘Don’t Stop Me Now’

(from the album Jazz, 1978).

9.  Queen ‘Crazy Little Thing Called Love’

(from the album The Game, 1980).

10. Queen ‘Another One Bites the Dust’

(from the album The Game, 1980).

11. Queen ‘Under Pressure’

(from the album Hot Space, 1982).

12. Queen ‘Radio Ga Ga’

(from the album The Works, 1984).

13. Queen ‘I Want to Break Free’

(from the album The Works, 1984).

14. Queen ‘It’s A Hard Life’

(from the album The Works, 1984).

15. Queen ‘One Vision’

(from the album A Kind of Magic, 1986).

16. Queen ‘A Kind of Magic’

(from the album A Kind of Magic, 1986).

17. Queen ‘I Want It All’

(from the album The Miracle, 1989).

18. Queen ‘Breakthru’

(from the album The Miracle, 1989).

19. Queen ‘Innuendo’

(from the album Innuendo, 1991).

20.  Queen ‘These Are the Days of Our Lives’

(from the album Innuendo, 1991).

On Her Majesty’s Secret Service: Ten Songs About the Queen. Queen Elizabeth II is Crowned at a Coronation Ceremony at Westminster Abbey, London. This Day in History, 02/06/1953.

1.  The Smiths ‘The Queen Is Dead’

(from the album The Queen Is Dead, 1986).

2.  Sex Pistols ‘God Save The Queen’

(from the album Never Mind the Bollocks, Here’s the Sex Pistols, 1977).

3. The Housemartins ‘Flag Day’

(from the album London 0, Hull 4, 1986).

4.  Catatonia ‘Storm the Palace’

(from the album Equally Cursed and Blessed, 1999).

5.  Propellerheads ‘On Her Majesty’s Secret Service’

(from the album Decksanddrumsandrockandroll, 1997).

6.  Pet Shop Boys ‘Dreaming of the Queen’

(from the album Very, 1993).

7.  The Stone Roses ‘Elizabeth My Dear’

(from the album The Stone Roses, 1989).

8.  Manic Street Preachers ‘Repeat (Stars and Stripes)’

(from the album Generation Terrorists, 1992).

9.  The Good, The Bad & The Queen ‘The Good, The Bad & The Queen’

(from the album The Good, The Bad & The Queen, 2007).

10. The Beatles ‘Her Majesty’

(from the album Abbey Road, 1969).

Killer Queen: Ten Songs About Royals. Prince Charles Marries Camilla Parker Bowles, This Day in History, 09/04/2005.

1.  The Smiths ‘The Queen is Dead’

(from the album The Queen Is Dead, 1986).

2.  Black Box Recorder ‘The New Diana’

(from the album Passionoia, 2003).

3.  Queen ‘Killer Queen’

(from the album Sheer Heart Attack, 1974).

4.  Rufus Wainwright ‘Rebel Prince’

(from the album Poses, 2001).

5.  Sex Pistols ‘God Save The Queen’

(from the album Never Mind the Bollocks, Here’s the Sex Pistols, 1977).

6.  The Stone Roses ‘Elizabeth, My Dear’

(from the album The Stone Roses, 1989).

7.  The Kinks ‘She’s Bought A Hat Like Princess Marina’

(from the album Arthur (Or the Decline and Fall of the British Empire, 1969).

8.  Primal Scream ‘Insect Royalty’

(from the album XTRMNTR, 2000).

9.  Bob Dylan ‘Queen Jane Approximately’

(from the album Highway 61 Revisited, 1965).

10. Manic Street Preachers ‘Repeat’

(from the album Generation Terrorists, 1992).