Channel 9 are delivering the goods!
This coming Monday and Tuesday night Channel 9 are airing documentaries on Queen and Prince.
Containing rare live and behind the scenes footage between Lambert and original Queen members Brian May and Roger Taylor since Lambert’s American Idol debut in 2009, The Show Must Go On: The Queen + Adam Lambert Story will be broadcast on Monday, May 25, at 9pm. With a focus on the rise of a collaboration that would lead to 200 sold-out show in arenas and stadiums across the world, the two-hour special will also feature appearances from band members as well as Bohemian Rhapsody star Rami Malek, Foo Fighters’ Taylor Hawkins and more throughout.
The following night, on Tuesday, May 26, Channel 9 will screen Let’s Go Crazy: The Grammy Salute To Prince, to mark the fourth anniversary of the music legend’s passing. The special tribute concert will feature an all-star lineup performing hits from Princeincluding Beck, Gary Clark Jr., Common, Earth, Wind & Fire, Foo Fighters, H.E.R, Juanes, John Legend, Chris Martin, Miguel, Morris Day And The Time, Sheila E., St. Vincent, Mavis Staples, the Revolution, and Usher, with special appearances by Fred Armisen, Naomi Campbell, Misty Copeland, FKA Twigs and Jimmy Jam.
Check out Foo Fighters cover of Prince’s “Darling Nikki” as part of Let’s Go Crazy: The GRAMMY Salute To Prince.