Legendary British rock band Queen and Adam Lambert have confirmed they are bringing the spectacle and excitement of their live performances closer to home with the release of their first-ever live album, Queen + Adam Lambert: Live Around the World. The release comes worldwide on October 2nd in CD, CD+DVD, CD+Blu-ray and Vinyl formats.

Queen + Adam Lambert live CD DVD

Since their first appearance together in 2009 when Queen members Brian May and Roger Taylor appeared as guests on the finale of the eighth season of American Idol on which Adam Lambert was a contestant, the combination of Queen & Adam Lambert has gone from strength to strength becoming one of the world’s biggest drawing touring bands. Their most recent tour of Oceania saw them selling out to massive audiences, with a single show at Sydney’s ANZ stadium drawing a record crowd of over 60,000. To date the band has played to a worldwide audience approaching 4 million.

Queen + Adam Lambert: Live Around the World is compilation of concert highlights captured the world over personally selected by Taylor, May and Lambert from over 200 shows they have performed with several featured here becoming available for the very first time. These cover concerts from Rock in Rio, Lisbon, to the UK’s Isle of Wight Festival, Summer Sonic, Japan, selected UK and North America tour dates, and – from one of their very last performances before lockdown, the Fire Fight Australia benefit show.

The twenty tracks featured include firm Queen fan favourites like Don’t Stop Me Now and I Want To Break Free, as well as rarities such as their versions of the Freddie Mercury penned Love Kills and I Was Born To Love You. The live album comes in CD, CD+DVD, CD+Blu-ray and Vinyl versions, with the DVD and Blu-ray featuring extra performance footage which include a Roger Taylor’s drum battle with drummer son Rufus Taylor, and Brian May’s Last Horizon guitar solo.

Queen & Adam Lambert’s postponed 27-date UK and European Rhapsody Tour is now rescheduled to begin on May 23, 2021 in Bologna, Italy with its final date to be played in Madrid, Spain on July 7th, 2021. The full set of dates includes a 10-day residency at London’s The O2 Arena in June.

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