70's Queen vs. 80's Queen? (english)
Actualizado: 8 de dic de 2020
Queen was, without a doubt, one of the most important rock bands of all time. Even today, it is surprisingly valid: it continues to tour all around the world and is the only band, born before the fall of the Berlin Wall, that is part of the Top 20 artists with the largest number of followers on Spotify (share the list with contemporary musicians, such as Ed Sheeran, Drake, Ariana Grande and Rihanna). We know that there is not one Queen, but three.
First Queen, progressive, heavy, punk and experimental, which extends from its beginnings to the end of the 70s. Second Queen, with a greater tendency to Pop, electronic drums and distorted guitar nuances, who died along with Freddie. Third Queen, surviving and in permanent reinvention, was born after the launch of Innuendo (1991), and continues to this day. The second Queen was the one that made them millionaires and world-wide popular. Now, which Queen was the best in relation to the artistic quality of their record releases? The chart below shows the rating of all your official studio releases.
The first 5 years were the most creative of his entire career. Their artistic peak was reached in 1975, with the release of "A Night at The Opera". In Summary: Average Overall Rating: 3.35 / 5.00 (16 albums) Average score 1973-1978: 3.78 / 5.00 Average score 1980-1991: 3.20 / 5.00