The Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert

The Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert

A live concert in tribute to Freddie Mercury, former lead singer of Queen. Mercury died of AIDS and so some of the proceeds of this concert went to AIDS research. Features performers such as Metallica, Def Leppard, Elton John, Axl Rose, Extreme, George Michael, and many others. Performers alternate between doing their own hits, covering Queen songs, or jamming with the surviving members of Queen.

TitleThe Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert
Release DateApril 22nd, 1992
GenresMusic, Documentary
Runtime
DirectorDavid Mallet
Production CompanyEagle Vision
Production CountryUnited Kingdom
Plot Keywordsrock 'n' roll, queen, heavy metal, concert, tribute, concert footage, benefit concert
Brian May
Brian May
Himself
Roger Taylor
Roger Taylor
Himself
John Deacon
John Deacon
Himself
Freddie Mercury
Freddie Mercury
Himself (archive footage)
David Bowie
David Bowie
Himself
Rick Allen
Rick Allen
Himself
James Hetfield
James Hetfield
Himself
Annie Lennox
Annie Lennox
Herself
Joe Elliott
Joe Elliott
Himself
Gary Cherone
Gary Cherone
Himself
The Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert for Aids Awareness
April 22nd, 1992