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Footage from the star's life behind closed doors has gradually become public over the years, yet a video of Freddie Mercury playing in the bath as he makes a hat from its bubbles – is a fan favourite.

Famously private Freddie Mercury sings in the bath as he larks around in adorable home video

The head-banging scene in Wayne's World catapulted 'Bohemian Rhapsody' back to the top of the charts.

What Freddie Mercury thought of the Wayne's World scene that sparked Queen's revival

Queen and Freddie Mercury

New Queen song featuring Freddie Mercury 'Face It Alone' finally released after 30 years

The greatest duets of all time

The 20 greatest duet songs of all time, ranked

Freddie Mercury sang next to an opera icon, but he was worried it'd be a "complete disaster."

Freddie Mercury feared one of his greatest songs was going to be a 'complete disaster'

In the clip Freddie can be seen practising the traditional Hungarian folk song 'Tavaszi Szél Vizet Áraszt' that he will later sing live in front of 100,000 people at the Budapest concert.

Queen: Freddie Mercury and Brian May's private hotel jam session from 1986 is magnificent

In a video that has now been watched over 24 million times, Angelina Jordan stuns the audience as she sings the moving song and prompting judge Howard Mandel to say: "I think this moment is going to change your life forever..."

Best TV audition of all time? Girl, 13, sings staggering original soul version of Queen's 'Bohemian Rhapsody'

Brian May, Paul McCartney, Cliff Richard and Tom Jones were just some of the legends who performed for the Queen

Remembering The Queen's incredible Golden Jubilee 'Party at the Palace' concert 20 years on

Freddie's generosity was felt by his friends, like Elton John, even after his death.

Elton John recalls Freddie Mercury’s kindness and generosity, even as he faced death

Eurovision star Sam Ryder is currently the nation's sweetheart, and a future Queen frontman?

Could Sam Ryder be a future Queen frontman after his incredible performance of ‘Somebody To Love’?

Michael Jackson wins Smooth Icons for 2021

Smooth Icons 2022: Michael Jackson is voted the greatest artist of all time

The Queen frontman wowed millions of fans over his 25-year career and his vocals are still lauded as among the best of all time.

5 times Freddie Mercury proved he was the greatest performer that ever lived

The former Queen frontman, who died in 1991, gave a stunning performance when he joined his ex-bandmates and Adam Lambert on stage in 2015.

When Freddie Mercury joined Adam Lambert for a spine-tingling duet of 'Bohemian Rhapsody' in 2015

A video of Queen filmed 36-years-ago documents the band's rehearsals in the days leading up to Live Aid in 1985..

Queen rehearse for famous Live Aid set in sensational behind-the-scenes video

Freddie Mercury, was famously and opening gay, however he had one women in his life who was more important to him that anyone else, Mary Austin. Pictured: The pair in 1985.

Freddie Mercury and Mary Austin: The insider's tale of their lifelong love story

Freddie Mercury, George Michael and Stevie Wonder

The 20 best male singers of all time, ranked in order of pure vocal ability

Freddie was last seen on stage with his Queen at the 1990 Brit Awards and had become increasingly reclusive ever since.

Remembering Freddie Mercury's brave public statement just 24 hours before his death

The last confirmed image of Freddie Mercury has been revealed

Freddie Mercury's last ever photo revealed: Beautiful private image of the Queen star at home

Roger Taylor speaks out about his feelings towards ex-Queen bandmate John Deacon

Queen's Roger Taylor explains why John Deacon quit the band

Peter Freestone speaks about the twelve years he spent as Freddie Mercury's close friend and assistant from 1980 to the star's death in November 1991.

Freddie Mercury's death: Longtime assistant shares beautiful untold stories of the star's final days

Brian May and Graham Gouldman

Brian May and 10cc's Graham Gouldman release brilliant new song to mark NASA telescope

Queen + Adam Lambert in concert

Adam Lambert belts out stunning performance of 'Nessun Dorma' live in Italy with Queen

The rehearsal video shows the band playing 'The Show Must Go On', and while Brian and Roger look excited to be back on stage, John Deacon is visibly withdrawn.

When Queen watched video of John Deacon's last gig: 'He looks desperately uncomfortable'

In a rare interview clip filmed in 1984, Freddie Mercury opens up about his and Michael Jackson's relationship and gives a rare insight into the latter's life at home.

Freddie Mercury discusses meeting Michael Jackson and friendship in rare interview clip

John Deacon famously left Queen in 1997 after being 'traumatised' by Freddie Mercury's death and has lived a private life away from the spotlight for the last 25 years.

Will John Deacon ever rejoin Queen? Brian May reveals he's asked bassist to return

Friends of George Michael has spoken out about the impact the star had on their lives. (Clockwise from left: George Michael and Geri Halliwell, Elton John, Andrew Ridgeley, Brian May and Robbie Williams))

How George Michael changed my life: Famous friends reveal his lasting influence

Mary Austin and Freddie Mercury in 1984

Who is Mary Austin? Meet the woman Freddie Mercury asked to marry

Here are 10 trailblazing artists that have made the LGBTQ+ community more visible in the world through their music.

10 iconic popstars who broke LGBT boundaries

The Freddie Mercury Tribute concert saw the George Michael and Lisa Stansfield (top) join stars including David Bowie and Annie Lennox in celebrating the life of the Queen frontman.

The Freddie Mercury tribute concert: A guide to the greatest gig of the ‘90s

Freddie Mercury in 1964

First video of Freddie Mercury: Unearthed footage of the shy Queen star as a student in 1964

Queen

Rediscovered 'lost' Queen song with Freddie Mercury to be released later this year

The Platinum Party at the Palace

Party at the Palace: Queen, Duran Duran, Elton John, Diana Ross and many others put on amazing show

Queen's best songs

Queen's 20 greatest songs ever, ranked