“I’m as gay as a daffodil, my dear!”
Indeed, Freddie Mercury was camper than a campervan. Like a classic yellow VW, he was bold, bright and eccentric. And thank God for it.
Feminine flamboyance, sparkling style and, in his own words, “overall charisma,” were the key ingredients to Queen frontman’s unparalleled showmanship.
What a duller place the world would have been without his phenomenal songs, unapologetic outfits and killer make up. On that note, here are three of Freddie’s best make-up-moments.