Monday, January 13, 2014

VIDEO: Queen share Live In Rio 1985 concert film

Queen are sharing their 1-hour concert film, “Live In Rio 1985.”

Originally aired on MTV, the footage presents Queen at the Rock In Rio festival in Brazil in January 1985, performing over two nights.

It was one of the largest music festivals in the world, with each show watched by nearly 200 million television viewers in over 60 countries.

More than 350,000 people were present for the Queen shows, setting a world record for the biggest paying audience ever at the time.

Queen recently released their full Rock In Rio performance as part of a limited edition 6 DVD box set that featured three other concerts, including “Live At Wembley Stadium – 25th Anniversary Edition”, “Queen Rock Montreal” and “On Fire: Live At The Bowl.”

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