The singer recorded it in 1986.
A previously unreleased song by Queen Freddie Mercury’s frontman “Time Waits For No One”, recorded back in 1986, appeared on the network. The video for the song was published on the Freddie Mercury Solo Youtube channel.
The song was part of Time’s concept album and was written by a soloist popular in 60
x groups Dave Clark Five by Dave Clark.
- When we first recorded it on Abby Road, Freddie and I tried to perform it under the piano. It gave me goosebumps. It was magic, "Clark told Radio 2.
According to Dave, they recorded 48 audio tracks for this song, which they had never done before.
After the death of Mercury, the musician decided to mix the track, extracting the rehearsal recordings from the archive, Freddie’s preserved backing vocals and invited Mike Morano as piano accompanist, who re-recorded his part. For the release of the composition, the old video from the performances of Freddie Mercury was also restored and remounted.
Clark and Mercury have been friends since 1976. They met backstage at a Queen concert in Hyde Park in London. It was Clark who witnessed the singer's death and stayed in the room with him until his relatives arrived.
British singer Freddie Mercury was known as the vocalist of the group "Queen" in which he performed from 1970 to 1991.
He is the author of such hits as "Bohemian Rhapsody", "Killer Queen", "Seven Seas of Rhye", "Somebody to Love", "We Are the Champions", "Don't Stop Me Now", "Crazy Little Thing Called Love. " In 2008, Rolling Stone magazine ranked him 18th on the list of "100 Greatest Singers of All Time."
At the beginning of 70-
s singer was in a relationship with ex-girlfriend of rock musician Brian May Mary Austin. The couple remained friends when Freddie admitted to his unconventional sexual orientation. Since 1985, Mercury had a relationship with barber Jim Hatton, who remained faithful to him until his death. It was rumored that in the early 80s
The singer also had a short relationship with Austrian actress Barbara Valentin, who starred in the video for the song “It’s a Hard Life” and relations with the German restaurateur Winfried Kirchberger. The musician died at the age of 45.