Category: black nail polish

Freddie Mercury and Todd Rundgren, following Queen’s first headlining New York show, February 16, 1975, by Richard E. Aaron

Freddie Mercury, 1974, one of a series of Italian postcards, via ebay, my edit of scan by Lorena Battaglia

Ringo and Freddie, via queenphotos


“He trusted my instincts about his image in that early period. This was one of his favorite portraits.” -Mick Rock

Freddie Mercury – London, 1974

Freddie Mercury by Mick Rock, 1974, my edit of original via freddiemqueen

Freddie Mercury, Queen, 1975, by Neil Zlozower


Congratulations to Queen and Bohemian Rhapsody on four Oscar wins!! Congrats to Rami Malek on his Oscar win for his portrayal of my dear fiend Freddie! xM

Freddie Mercury ‘Side Light’ – London, 1974

Because it is literally impossible to have enough pictures of Freddie Mercury’s tongue, via etsy

Not that I’ve seen any credits for any of the many appearances of this pic online, but I”m pretty sure this from the set of Dutch TV’s TopPop, where they mimed “Killer Queen” in 1974. Same spangly top, single glove, black nail polish, sweet choker, and mic stand. Here’s the video, see what you think….

Iggy Pop (with one toenail painted black), LA 1973, by Leee Black Childers

Freddie Mercury 1974, by Mick Rock, via queenphotos