Queen is a British rock band formed in London in 1971.
The band has released a total of 18 number one albums, 18 number one singles and 10 number one DVDs, and have sold over 300 million albums worldwide, making them one of the world's best-selling music artists. They have been honoured with seven Ivor Novello awards and were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2001.
Lead singer [a=Freddie Mercury] died in November 1991 of AIDS-related complications. A year after his death, Queen reformed and did tribute concert for the lead singer to commemorate his life.