Rock band Queen frustrated after Trump campaign ‘ignores’ requests not to use their music
The rock band Queen is getting increasingly frustrated by the Trump campaign after it “ignored” repeated requests to stop playing their songs.
The classic rock band says they don’t want Donald Trump using their music and their publishing company says Mr Trump has not asked for permission to use the group’s songs.
Sony/ATV Music Publishing – which administers Queen’s catalogue including songs such as “We Are the Champion” – said in a statement on Tuesday they had repeatedly asked Mr Trump not to use the “We Are the Champions,” which he played on Monday during the first day of the Republican National Convention.
Last month, Queen guitarist Brian May also wrote a blog post protesting the use of the song by the Trump campaign. – READ MORE