While the Queen Extravaganza is touring the States this summer, Brian and Roger will be playing a few one-off dates overseas, in a special Queen lineup fronted by "Idol's" own Adam Lambert, whom they first met on the amazing Season 8 "Idol" finale three years ago. When asked what fans can expect from that understandably much-hyped collaboration, Roger exclaimed, "Fireworks!" And Brian expounded: "Something different. [Adam] has an extraordinary voice, there's no way you can get around that--whether you love him or hate him. He's extraordinary. So we'll be exploring new ways to do things. We don't like to just reproduce what we did before; we like to move on and try new ways of doing stuff. So it will be exciting!"
Watch Brian, Roger, and the Queen Extravaganza's exciting full interview below, for Brian's additional thoughts on the top six and Elise Testone's elimination; clarification on the supposed Ace Young/Brian May spat of Season 5; why Brian would never sign up to be an "Idol" judge; a close-up look at the obviously extremely committed Jennifer Espinosa's Queen tattoo; and Marc Martel's explanation as to why it's simply impossible for him to not sound like Freddie Mercury.
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