Song Details More songs by Queen
We Will Rock You / We Are The Champions

Buddy you're a boy make a big noise
Playin' in the street gonna be a big man some day
You got mud on yo' face
You big disgrace
Kickin' your can all over the place

Peak Chart Position
  • peaked at No. 4 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1978
  • single released: Oct 7, 1977
  • RIAA certified Platinum record
  • from Queen's sixth studio album, News of the World (1977)
  • "We Will Rock You" and "We Are the Champions" were released together as a single
  • the song was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
  • ranks #338 on Rolling Stone magazine's 2010 list of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time
  • Queen:
         Freddie Mercury - lead and backing vocals, piano, percussion
         Brian May - electric and acoustic guitars, piano, backing vocals, percussion
         John Deacon - bass guitars, acoustic guitars, Spanish guitar, percussion
         Roger Taylor - drums, percussion, backing vocals, electric guitar, bass guitar
  • "We Will Rock You" written by Brian May
  • "We Are The Champions" written by Freddie Mercury
  • produced by Queen, Mike Stone
  • recorded at Basing Street, Wessex, England
  • Elektra Records label
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