Bohemian Rhapsody: who sings in the film, in the role of Freddie Mercury?

Let’s find out who sings as Freddie Mercury in Bohemian Rhapsody: ‘When Roger Taylor first heard me I saw a strange expression on his face.’

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The role of Freddie Mercury in Bohemian Rhapsody, as we all know, he was played by Rami Malek but who is that sings as Queen frontman? His name is Marc Martel and taking part in the making of the film completely changed his life.

Bohemian Rhapsody: Rami Malek in a new photo from the film

Interviewed by SiriusXM about the film, Martel said: “I’ve been playing in a Christian rock band for about 13 years; ever since we started, in 2001, after each of our concerts the spectators came to me and said ‘you know who you look like when you sing?'”.

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Bohemian Rhapsody: Rami Malek, Gwilym Lee and Ben Hardy in a scene from the film

I thought it might just be a fun thing at karaoke but then in 2011 Roger Taylor decided he was going to start Queen’s own tribute band.. “Explained the singer.”I heard from a friend and I immediately thought ‘Why not? So I did an audition, the video of which went viral. And I’ve been doing Queen songs ever since“.

Even Taylor, the legendary Queen drummer, gasped when he heard him sing: “The first time I sang in front of him, a strange expression appeared on his face. Roger loved Freddie so much and it must not have been easy for him to hear my voice.”

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Marc Martel, thanks to Bohemian Rhapsody, managed to turn his career around after lending his voice to Freddie Mercury in the film: “This year I have been literally all over the world, all works obtained thanks to the film.

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