10th November 2020

42 Years Of 'Jazz' Feature

‘Jazz’: How Queen Proved They Could Do Anything They Liked...

Queen was aware that topping the anthems on 'News Of The World' would take some doing and decided that a return to a more eclectic approach would be the way forward. Hence, perhaps, the title Jazz, one that could have been commercial suicide or downright misleading. However, Queen was now so very popular they could have come up with just about anything as a title for a seventh disc – whose ever-so-slightly jokey handle (the antithesis of everything punk or new wave) was deemed just-so. But the last thing you’ll find on Jazz is any jazz.

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