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Queen - The Entire Album Breakdown (In order of release)

Andy Anderson "AndyMan!"
 
Queen
Queen
"The debut. Here we find an album full of experimental tracks that have a 'hint' of glam and full of staduim pop/rock, but show a band still trying to find their 'niche'."
Queen II
Queen II
"A very fluent and coherent album, this is Queen at their most 'experimental'. A very non-commercial release, "QueenII" is an artistic triumph of well written songs that flow seamlessly together."
Sheer Heart Attack
Sheer Heart Attack
"Arguably the most 'diverse' queen album, here is where we see them developing their more 'commercial' feel but continuing in their cheeky, slightly pompus arrangements."
A Night at the Opera
A Night at the Opera
"Queens Critical crowning acheivement, "Opera" brought them to the masses around the world featuring multiple styles of music that are both artistic and commercially appealling."
A Day At The Races
A Day At The Races
""Races" finds Queen producing themselves for the first time to a great result. Sister to "Opera", it's a mixed album full of great pop/rock gems, thick harmonies, and huge guitar overdubs."
News Of The World
News Of The World
"Queens answer to PUNK. A hard-rocking album, the boys move seamlessly from punk anthems to songs about loss, to straight forward blues, to basic pop tracks ALL without losing the Queen trademark sound and edge."
Jazz
Jazz
"An album with mixed results from fans, "Jazz" marked the end of Queens 'over the top' experimental phase. The songs are cheeky and pompus, but tend to lack the originality of late."
Live Killers [2 CD]
Live Killers [2 CD]
"Recorded Live during their '78-'79 Tour, "Killers" is Full of the mandatory hits but contains some suprizing hidden album cuts and reworked versions of the favorites."
The Game (+ Bonus Track)
The Game (+ Bonus Track)
"With short hair and introducing synthesizers, "The Game" is bare-bones Queen with limited overdubs. The tracks sound fun and effortless with a hint of rockabily and New Wave."
Flash Gordon (Soundtrack)
Flash Gordon (Soundtrack)
"One of the most unique 'Soundtrack' albums available, "GORDON" contains synth-dominated/guitar driven tracks that compliments the sci-fi movie perfectly."
Queen - Greatest Hits 1
Queen - Greatest Hits 1
"One of the biggest selling albums of all time. "Hits" is not a 'best of..' but is completely a 'hits' package. All tracks were successful on their own and perfectly compliment eachother."
Hot Space
Hot Space
"The most overlooked (and panned) album by Queen. Their dive into the disco/funk craze which threw a lot of die-hard fans off with the'Queen Sound' being replaced by drum machines and heavy synths."
The Works
The Works
"Queen's return to 'over the top' pop/rock. The guitars are heavy again, the harmonies are cheeky and prominent, and the tracks themselves contained that diversity that we came to expect from past Queen."
A Kind Of Magic
A Kind Of Magic
"A pure 80's effort, 'Magic' is a blending of great tracks that were written for the Movie 'Highlander', and some not-so-stellar tracks written to fill the space of an alubum to avoid a full soundtrack."
Live Magic
Live Magic
"Released as a 'stocking-stuffer', this is an incomplete live collection from 'The Magic Tour-86'. It contains mostly snippets of live songs with a few full length versions inside. A collectors item."
The Miracle
The Miracle
"Their most 'polished' release, here we find Queen writing for the first time as a 'unit' instead of individually. "The Miracle" brings a more mature feel of a band with nothing to prove."
Innuendo
Innuendo
"My favorite, "Innuendo" is a collection of songs that have a very dark and emotional presence to them. The tracks are strong and powerful, and is the perfect swan-song for one of the best vocalists ever."
Queen - Greatest Hits
Queen - Greatest Hits
"The (americanized) re-release of the 1st hits package. This album contains some more pop-oriented tracks intending to appeal to the american public. Includes 'Body Language' and 'I Want To Break Free'"
Classic Queen
Classic Queen
"The (american) answer to 'Greatest Hits II', this collection contains more pop-friendly tracks than it's sister-release, but helps in providing overlooked/obscure album cuts to new fans."
Made In Heaven
Made In Heaven
""Heaven" is a hodge-podge of great unreleased and reworked b-sides/solo tracks containing the final recordings of Freddie Mercury. Slick recording and mid-tempo tracks give this an adult-contemporary feel."
Rocks 1
Rocks 1
"A fantastic compilation album containing mostly obscure album cuts showing the 'harder' side of Queen. Contains 1 new track and a 'reworked' version of "I Can't Live With You" (this version is better)"
Queen: Greatest Hits III
Queen: Greatest Hits III
"The final hits collection that is labeled "Queen +" for a reason. This disc contains the MIH hits, solo hits, and some great collaboration hits unavailable before (including thank god it's christmas)."
Live at Wembley Stadium
Live at Wembley Stadium
"The ultimate Queen concert, Wembly Stadium is a fantastically recorded live album that shows a now mature band putting on the show of their lives. Great energy flows through these performances."
Greatest Hits: "We Will Rock You" Edition
Greatest Hits: "We Will Rock You" Edition
"The latest incarnation of the Greatest Hits train (5th to be exact). Full of newly enhanced tracks and a few suprises, this is a great update to the hugely popular '81 release. Contains 3 bonus tracks"
Queen on Fire: Live at the Bowl
Queen on Fire: Live at the Bowl
""On Fire" was recorded live in '82 on the heels of their last release "Hot Space" performing highlights from that album in more of a 'rock/non-disco' setting. Good performances from their early days."
Return Of The Champions
Return Of The Champions
"Brian May and Roger Taylor and singer Paul Rodgers teamed up for this collection of Queen/Bad Company hits. Though Rodgers doesn't quite fit queens Pop, he shines on their rock."
Queen Rock Montreal (2CD)
Queen Rock Montreal (2CD)
"Recorded Live in 1981, this is a fantastic live recording with Queen at the height of it's popularity in the World and also at their rawest. Remastered to brilliance with very clean and crisp sound! HIGHLY recommended w/ the accompanying DVD."