Love of My Life" is a song by the British rock band Queen from their 1975 album A Night at the Opera. The ballad was written by Freddie Mercury, for Mary Austin, Mercury's ex-fiancée and best friend. After Queen performed the song in South America in 1981, the version from their live album Live Killers reached number 1 in the singles chart in Argentina and Brazil, and stayed in the charts in Argentina for an entire year.
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Taken from A Night At The Opera, 1975 and Forever, 2014. Queen - 'Love Of My Life'. The official 'Love Of My Life' music video. Taken from Queen - 'Greatest Video Hits 1'. Категория. Love of My Life (Remastered 2011). Последняя песня/Freddie Mercury.
This song details the plight of a man who's been abandoned by his lover. He feels that the love that has been taken from him affects him far more than it does his lover, and pleads, "Bring it back home to me because you don't know what it means to m. On the Return Of The Champions Queen and Paul Rodgers CD, Rogers calls this a "Freddie Song," says that he can't sing it as well as him, and tries anyway
In contrast with "The Prophet's Song" where guitar is the dominant instrument and there's no piano, in "Love Of My Life" piano is the main instrument of the accompaniment, there's no rhythm guitar at all. On the other hand, the song features multitrack guitar orchestration and vocal harmonies in both the bass and the treble range. The vocal harmonies apply a lot of syllable-crescendo as a touch of sentimentalism. The piano-performance is played with rubato phrasing (no fixed tempo).
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Love of My Life" is a ballad from the album A Night at the Opera by English rock band Queen. A live release of the single reached number 1 in Argentina and Brazil, in 1979. The preceding track on the album, "The Prophet's Song", flows seamlessly into this song, although the two were never performed back to back live.
About Love of My Life. This song is written about Mary Austin with whom Freddie had a long-term relationship. They met in 1970 and Freddie referred to her once as the ‘love of his life’, despite engaging in relationships with men later on. Austin and Mercury lived together for seven years and remained best friends until his death. In Mercury’s later life she became his personal assistant and after his death the inheritor of the bulk of his estate. What have the artists said about the song? Love Of My Life is adapted on stage for guitar, but it was written on the piano.
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