A recent study aims to explain the science behind the power of Freddie Mercury's voice. Fox Photos/Getty Images hide caption

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Why Freddie Mercury's Voice Was So Great, As Explained By Science

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Brian May wrote "We Will Rock You," "I Want It All," "Fat Bottomed Girls" and "Tie Your Mother Down," among other Queen hits. courtesy of Queen hide caption

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Queen's Brian May Rocks Out To Physics, Photography

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