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
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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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