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Unread 2019-10-11, 10:55   #1
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"Queen are seeking to prevent Donald Trump from using “We Will Rock You” after the US president featured the song in its entirety in a campaign ad.

Mr Trump’s Twitter account shared the video, which consists of a montage of photos from some of his past rallies, on Wednesday.

“We Will Rock You”, Queen’s hit dating back to 1977, plays in full during the two-minute clip.

A representative for the band told The Independent that “Queen did not agree to the use of the song” and that ”the band’s music publishers are removing it”.

A representative told BuzzFeed reporter Adam B Vary, who tweeted about the issue, that Queen “has already entered into a process to call for non-use of Queen song copyrights by the Trump campaign”." (More)
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I thought that meant Queen Elizabeth for a second and was puzzled.
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Yeah I can't imagine Queen -- and pretty much all sane people -- wanting Trump using their shit.
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