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Under Pressure No.1 Duet - Rolling Stone Magazine

Rolling Stone magazine readers have named Queen and David Bowie's 1981 UK No.1 as the Greatest Duet of All Time.

"In July 1981, David Bowie headed over to Montreux's Mountain Studio to record a track with Queen. He originally planned on singing on "Cool Cat," but the session didn't gel. Luckily, the four members of Queen and Bowie started jamming on a new piece that soon morphed into "Under Pressure." The whole thing came together within a matter of hours, though there's a dispute to this day over who exactly came up with the iconic bass line. The song became a worldwide hit, though the never performed it together live — even though Bowie's set immediately followed Queen's at Live Aid. (Rolling Stone)"

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Under Pressure No.1 Duet - Rolling Stone Magazine

Tzar slayer

Rock Tzar is a jealous troll! Best duet ever and there are many gems on the Hot Space album, better than the trolls like him will ever own up to! I hope there are recordings of Bowie and Freddie on Cool Cat, that would be AWESOME!

nadine ramos

David bowie

j' aimer bien faire la conne sur ses chansons

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THE ROCK TZAR

Quite possibly one of their worst ( only beaten by Life is Real..) tracks EVER..from defintly their worst album ever.There are much better duets than this.Even Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree by Mel Smith & Kim Wilde.

Luis Angel

Amazing!
It is incredible coming from Rolling stone .
something good done for queen, impossible.

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