"Bohemian Rhapsody" by Freddie Mercury

Piano AR guidance for “Bohemian Rhapsody”

The most-streamed song from the 20th century, “Bohemian Rhapsody,” was written by Freddie Mercury and recorded by the band Queen. In addition to longstanding popularity from its original 1975 release—unexpected due to its six minute runtime—the song's appeal surged again in 1992 when it was featured in the movie, “Wayne's World.”

Galileo Galilei was an astronomer, mathematician, physicist and all-around brilliant Italian scientist.

Fandango is "a lively Spanish dance for two people."

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Beelzebub is the Devil.

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Mercury never spoke definitively about the song’s meaning.