Killer Queen: A Tribute to Queen

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Killer Queen: A Tribute to Queen
Compilation album by Various artists
Released August 9, 2005 (2005-08-09)
Recorded 2005
Genre Rock, hard rock
Length 64:29
Label Hollywood
Producer Brian Reeves
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[1]
Boston Herald Favorable[2] Mixed[3]
Rolling Stone 2/5 stars[4]

Killer Queen is a tribute album of Queen songs.[5] The album is named for the 1974 Queen song of the same name that first appeared on the Sheer Heart Attack album. The album peaked at #104 on the Billboard 200 on August 27, 2005. Later, it re-entered the Billboard 200 in April 2006 at #115 after the Queen round in American Idol's season 5.

Track listing[edit]

  1. Gavin DeGraw – "We Are the Champions" (Freddie Mercury)
  2. Shinedown – "Tie Your Mother Down" (Brian May)
  3. Constantine Maroulis, with the cast of We Will Rock You – "Bohemian Rhapsody" (Mercury)
  4. Eleven, featuring Josh Homme (of Queens of the Stone Age) – "Stone Cold Crazy" (Queen)
  5. Jason Mraz – "Good Old-Fashioned Lover Boy" (Mercury)
  6. Joss Stone – "Under Pressure" (Queen, David Bowie)
  7. Breaking Benjamin – "Who Wants to Live Forever" (May)
  8. Be Your Own Pet – "Bicycle Race" (Mercury)
  9. Josh Kelley – "Crazy Little Thing Called Love" (Mercury)
  10. Los Lobos – "Sleeping on the Sidewalk" (May)
  11. Sum 41 – "Killer Queen" (Mercury)
  12. Rooney – "Death on Two Legs (Dedicated to...)" (Mercury) (features the piano intro to "Lazing on a Sunday Afternoon" at the end)
  13. Jon Brion – "Play the Game" (Mercury)
  14. The Flaming Lips – "Bohemian Rhapsody" (Mercury)
  15. Ingram Hill – "'39" (May)
  16. Antigone Rising – "Fat Bottomed Girls" (May)


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