"QUEEN + ADAM LAMBERT" come to Japan in January 2020 and perform "QUEEN + ADAM LAMBERT - THE RHAPSODY TOUR".
"QUEEN + ADAM LAMBERT - THE RHAPSODY TOUR" starts in North America this summer following the success of the movie "Bohemian Rhapsody". Bohemian Rhapsody, which is based on the life of vocalist Freddie Mercury, won four prizes in the 91st Academy Awards including the Best Actor Award(Rami Malek), grossing 911,797,133 dollars (about 100,137,767,255 yen / 1 dollar = 111.95 yen converted / checked on April 14, Box Office Mojo).
The tour will be played with Queen's lead guitarist Brian May and drummer Roger Taylor, and vocalist Adam Lambert. Adam Lambert is a singer who got spotlight by singing "Bohemian Rhapsody" in "American Idol". And he has been making over 180 performances with Queen since the Ukraine Kiev performance in June 2012. He also has appeared as a cameo in the movie "Bohemian Rhapsody".
“QUEEN + ADAM LAMBERT – THE RHAPSODY TOUR”, which is going to be held in January 2020 in Japan, will be the largest one in history. The Performance’s line-up includes the long-time co-producer Spike Edney on the keyboard, Neil Fairclough on the base, and Tyler Warren on the percussion.
Handed the performance schedule, Roger Taylor said, "Japan is always a special country for Queen. I can not wait to go back to Japan and play the latest tour." Brian May said "The connection between Japan and Queen is a legend in a sense. As time goes on, that feeling has become stronger, and the success of the movie “Bohemian Rhapsody” in Japan makes us feel an unparalleled strong connection. I’m really looking forward to going back to Japan in January 2020. Japan is the country that recognized us for the first time about 50 years ago.
Adam Lambert says to Japanese fans. "After my last visit to Japan, I was longing for there with a lot of good memories. I'm going back to show everyone a completely new stage in January!"