On October 31 Queen released “Bohemian Rhapsody”…

On October 31, 1975 Queen released “Bohemian Rhapsody.” The song is noted for not having a chorus, but instead being comprised of various musical sections: hard rock, ballad, opera, and a guitar solo. It was featured in Queen’s 1975 album, “A Night at the Opera,” and was written by Freddie Mercury.

“Bohemian Rhapsody” by Queen

The song was extremely successful during its time of release, selling over a million copies.

Music video for “Bohemian Rhapsody” :

It regained popularity when it was featured in the film “Wayne’s World.” Furthermore, the song has become a pop culture staple, and was inducted into the 2004 Grammy Hall of Fame.

Scene from “Wayne’s World” where it was featured:


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