Admitting his confidence wouldn’t let him take the place of Mercury on stage, the ex-Take That star added: “He, to me, is angelic. He’s godlike. It was just too scary.
“I was doing stadiums myself at the time. I didn’t want to have to split it three ways, but that’s another story,” he quipped.
Queen’s May and Taylor went on to recruit Paul Rodgers in 2004, with the project Queen + Paul Rodgers running until 2009.
That year, they performed with US popstar Adam Lambert for the first time when they sang together during his stint on American Idol.
Published at Wed, 11 Mar 2020 08:46:00 +0000