The rock band Queen will during the coming Oscaruitreiking a gig. Reason for this are the many nominations that the film Bohemian Rhapsody has received, the film about Queen lead singer Freddie Mercury.
Queen occurs in the current line-up, announces The Academy, the organization behind the annual prijzengala, Monday to on Twitter. Guitarist Brian May, drummer Roger Taylor and singer Adam Lambert will perform.
The British band performs since 2009, with Lambert as a singer. That cooperation came into being when Queen performed at the American Idol finale in which Lambert replied.
The band and the singer gave all over the world for more than 150 concerts. Queen played in this line-up twice in the Ziggo Dome: in 2015 and in 2017.
Bohemian Rhapsody has a chance to win a total of five Oscars, including those for best film and best male lead. The award ceremony will be next Sunday.
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Rami Malek as Freddie Mercury in trailer Bohemian Raphsody