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  1. Ubisoft announces Just Sing for PS4, Xbox OneRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Gaming Age

    ... online fame through an epic tracklist that includes songs from Justin Bieber, Meghan Trainor, Sia, One Direction and Queen. So start warming up those vocal cords because Just Sing will launch on With more than 40 tracks to choose from including ...

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  2. #ThrowbackThursday: When rock singer Paul Rodgers became a Canadian citizen in SurreyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... City tower. Rodgers is best known as vocalist for Bad Company, Free and, for a time following Freddie Mercury's death, Queen. "To be honest with you, I know most of the words (to 'O Canada'), and I think I can get by," Rodgers told the Now before he ...

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  3. Watch: Actress Elizabeth Banks trolls Trump at DNCRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... clapping. Banks, who starred as Effie Trinket in The Hunger Games, made her entrance to "We Are The Champions" by Queen, just like Trump did, except, she didn't get reprimanded for using their song . Hollywood is known for their support of the ...

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  4. Watch: Actress Elizabeth Banks hilariously troll Donald Trump onRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MySanAntonio.com

    ... clapping. Banks, who starred as Effie Trinket in The Hunger Games, made her entrance to "We Are The Champions" by Queen, just like Trump did, except, she didn't get reprimanded for using their song . "I'm Elizabeth Banks. Some of you know me from ...

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  5. Elizabeth Banks Mocks Trump At DNC [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Caller

    Actress Elizabeth Banks arrives for the world premiere of "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1" at Leicester Square in London November 10, 2014. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor On Tuesday night, the 42-year-old actress took the stage of the DNC using the same entrance lighting and music by Queen "We Are The Champions" as the Republican presidential nominee did last week at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland.

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  6. Queen's Brian May on Elizabeth Banks' DNC Entrance: 'Trump Has Been Trumped!'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | RollingStone

    "Given the choice between our record being used to promote hatred and intolerance, or being used for comedy, I'd take the latter," May writes When actress Elizabeth Banks walked onstage at the Democratic National Convention Tuesday night, her entrance was accompanied by Queen 's resilient "We Are the Champions," the same track Donald Trump used in his RNC address much to May's dismay. But in a statement to Rolling Stone , Queen guitarist Brian May says that Banks' usage, while equally unauthorized, at least made him laugh.

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  7. Today In Music News 7.27.16Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    Queen guitarist Brian May is urging Donald Trump to "cease and desist" on using the song "We Are The Champions" without permission. Producer Sandy Pearlman, who worked with The Clash and Blue Oyster Cult died at the age of 72. Pearlman suffered a cerebral hemorrhage in December.

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  8. Watch Elizabeth Banks Use 'Hunger Games' Joke, 'We Are the Champions' Gag to Mock Trump at DNCRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Billboard

    Donald Trump keeps using Queen 's "We Are the Champions" during his campaign, despite the band's repeated objections. So at the Democratic National Convention last night , guest speaker Elizabeth Banks took a page out of the Donald's book.

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  9. Elizabeth Banks Mocks Donald Trump's Entrance! [VIDEO]Read the original story

    Yesterday | Celebrific

    As The Hunger Games actress went up the podium for her speech at the Democratic National Convention, she made fun of Donald Trump 's entrance, complete with the fog and "We Are The Champions" playing! By the way, Queen guitarist Brian May didn't like how the latter used their song, "Regardless of our views on Mr. Trump's platform, it has always been against our policy to allow Queen music to be used as a political campaigning tool." "You know, I don't usually say this about Donald Trump, but that was over the top," Elizabeth Banks says.

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  10. Elizabeth Banks Mocks Donald Trump's RNC Entrance, Compares Him To Her 'Hunger Games' CharacterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Switched

    On Tuesday night, the actress reenacted Trump's bizarre entrance at the Republican National Convention , where he appeared in silhouette as Queen's " We Are The Champions " blared over the loudspeakers. Banks mimicked the GOP presidential candidate's dramatic moves, self-applause and even his approach to the podium.

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  11. Killer QueenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denver Westword

    Killer Queen will take you back to the '70s and '80s as the band re-creates the charismatic and uncannily accurate renditions of Queen through appearance, sound and energy of the original stars that defined rock music. Authentic costumes, impeccable harmonies, with lead singer Patrick Myers resurrecting Freddie Mercury both physically and vocally, all come together to give the audience the Queen "live in concert" experience.

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  12. 'The Hunger Games' actress spoofs Trump's convention entranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hill

    Donald Trump Trump: Sanders 'wants to go home and go to bed' Green Party candidate to Sanders: Let's collaborate FULL SPEECH: Donna Brazile revs up crowd in Philadelphia MORE 's sensational Republican National Convention entrance on Tuesday, walking wildly while taking to the stage in Philadelphia to the song "We are the Champions." With her head down and arms moving robotically by her sides, the "Pitch Perfect 2" star appeared at the Democratic National Convention first as a silhouette as the Queen song blasted through the Wells Fargo Center here.

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  13. Elizabeth Banks parodies Donald Trump's RNC entrance at DNCRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Daily News

    The "Pitch, Perfect" star perfectly mocked Donald Trump's unforgettable and over-the-top entrance last week at the Republican National Convention to Queen's "We Are the Champions." Appearing at the Philadelphia convention on Tuesday night, Banks also entered the stage to the Queen hit, sending the audience "I'm Elizabeth Banks.

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  14. Elizabeth Banks, Democrats Reclaim - We Are the Champions'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    Actress Elizabeth Banks took the stage Tuesday night at the Democratic Convention to Queen's "We Are The Champions" - complete with fog-machine accompaniment - in a jab at Donald Trump's entrance at last week's Republican National Convention. "When I tuned into Cleveland last week I thought, 'Hey, that's my act,'" Banks, who plays deranged host Effie Trinket in "The Hunger Games," said.

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  15. Elizabeth Banks Trolls Trump at DNCRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... to do so at the DNC. Tuesday evening, Banks slowly made her way onto the stage through light and fog to that classic Queen song, just as Trump did on night one of his convention. "Some of you know me from The Hunger Games , in which I play Effie ...

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  16. 'Air Force One' producer tells Trump to stop using theme songRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | New York Daily News

    ... a litany of other acts complaining over his associating his hate-spewing campaign with their music. British rock band Queen and its music publisher, Sony/ATV, took aim at the ex-reality star last week after he emerged onstage at the RNC to the tune ...

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  17. Why Donald Trump Should Have Gotten Song Permission from The Rolling StonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Billboard

    ... objections from those bands. Between the opening and the closing songs came other tunes like "We Are the Champions" by Queen and "Here Comes The Sun" by George Harrison of The Beatles prompting protest from the artists or their estates. As the ...

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  18. 13 times campaign songs blew up in candidates' facesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Albany Times Union

    Queen The surviving members of Queen recently asked Donald Trump not to use "We Are the Champions" at his campaign stops. Queen The surviving members of Queen recently asked Donald Trump not to use "We Are the Champions" at his campaign stops.

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  19. Usher, Cyndi Lauper tell politicians 'Stop Using Our Songs'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | New York Daily News

    ... without the artists' or bands' permission has turned into a trend during the 2016 Presidential race. Brian May of Queen recently spoke out against Donald Trump's use of the iconic hit "We Are The Champions" without their permission. After Trump ...

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  20. Usher, Cyndi Lauper, Josh Groban and More Lament Politicians...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | People

    On Monday, Donald Trump made his grand Republican National Convention entrance to the strains of Queen - and they weren't happy. The iconic group was just the latest to have their music borrowed by the 2016 Presidential election's crop of candidates, and the industry's biggest names have had enough.

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