Freddie facts: wAbout Freddie and roadie Peter Hince:
Freddie called Peter because he wanted him to take a ‘funny picture’.
Peter didn’t know (and did not want to) how to say no to Freddie, and he simply said: “I’m coming over!”
The picture was taken after ‘the Magic Tour’, in which Freddie had started wearing this amazing cloak at the end of the concerts.
This is the only picture of Freddie, wearing that wonderful royal cloak and crown, in a set situation.
Peter stated this picture perfectly sums up Freddie.
Freddie has been able to be a showman in all circumstances.
Picture : Freddie, the King of Queen, taken by
Peter Hince in London in 1987