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ноября 16, 2012
"The Great Pretender" is a popular song recorded by The Platters with Tony Williams on lead vocals and released as a single on November 3 1 955, The words and music were created by Buck Ram the Platters' manager and producer who was a successful songwriter before moving into producing and management, The Great Pretender reached the number one position on both the R&B and pop charts in 1 956, In 2 004 the song was voted 351st greatest song of all time by Rolling Stone,
The song was repopularized in 1 987 by Freddie Mercury the lead singer of the rock band Queen, Mercury's version reached #4 on the UK Singles Chart, His music video for the song became one of the most well-known of his career, It featured Mercury in many of his Queen guises through video medium over the years including visual re-takes of "Crazy Little Thing Called Love" "It's a Hard Life" "I Want to Break Free" and "Bohemian Rhapsody", It was directed by David Mallett in February 1 987 and also featured fellow Queen member Roger Taylor in drag, Mercury also shaved off his moustache which had been his trademark feature since 1 980, There was also an extended video version which appears on the videosingle on VHS Freddie Mercury The Video Collection on VHS and DVD and Lover of Life Singer of Songs on DVD, The song has been re-released on many compilations including Lover of Life Singer of Songs and on Queen's Greatest Hits III album, In one of his last videotaped interviews in spring of 1 987 Mercury explained that the song was particularly fitting for the way he saw his career and being on stage,
"The Great Pretender" - Freddie Mercury [HD] (Freddie Mercury Video Collection)