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Royal Mail: Musical Contribution of Rock legends Stamp Issue

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Royal Mail: Musical Contribution of Rock legends Stamp Issue Royal Mail: Musical Contribution of Rock legends Stamp Issue

This issue consists of 13 stamps as a tribute to the musical contribution of rock legends, Queen – one of the most popular and enduring groups of all time.

Eight stamps features images of some of their most popular and iconic album covers: Queen II, 1974; Sheer Heart Attack, 1974; A Night at the Opera, 1975; News of the World, 1977; The Game, 1980; Greatest Hits, 1981; The Works, 1984; and Innuendo, 1991.Renowned for the extravagance of their stage shows, Queen’s live performances are celebrated in a miniature sheet of additional stamps, with images from: Wembley Stadium, 1986; Hyde Park, 1976; Hammersmith Odeon, 1975; and Budapest, 1986.

Also included in the miniature-sheet is the iconic shot taken at the group’s first ever studio photoshoot in a Primrose Hill studio in 1974.

Date of Release:9 July 2020

Source: philamirror.info

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