Encyclopedia  |   World Factbook  |   World Flags  |   Reference Tables  |   List of Lists     
   Academic Disciplines  |   Historical Timeline  |   Themed Timelines  |   Biographies  |   How-Tos     
Sponsor by The Tattoo Collection
Queen (album)
Main Page | See live article | Alphabetical index

Queen (album)

Queen
LP by Queen
Released Friday 13th July 1973
Recorded May 1973 at Trident and De Lane Lea Studios
Genre Rock
Length 38 min 36 sec

Record label EMI
Producer Queen, Roy Thomas Baker & John Anthony
Queen Chronology
Queen
(1973)
Queen II
(1974)

Queen is the first rock album by British band Queen, originally released in 1973. The album was recorded at Trident Studios and De Lane Lea, United Kingdom. It was engineeed by Roy Baker, Mike Stone, Ted Sharpe, Dave Hentschel.

This album is far more explicit in gay and queer lyrics than their later work, with a song entitled "My Fairy King" and lyrics on "Son and Daughter" that begin "Tried to be a son and daughter rolled into one."

Track listing

  1. Keep Yourself Alive - (May) - 3:47
  2. Doing All Right - (May) and (Staffell) - 4:09
  3. Great King Rat - (Mercury) - 5:42
  4. My Fairy King - (Mercury) - 4:07
  5. Liar - (Mercury) - 6:26
  6. The Night Comes Down - (May) - 4:23
  7. Modern Times Rock'n'Roll - (Taylor) - 1:28
  8. Son And Daughter - (May) - 3:20
  9. Jesus - (Mercury) - 3:44
  10. Seven Seas Of Rhye (Instrumental) - (Mercury) - 1:20

Personnel