Just Discovered: The Bowie/Freddie A Capella Version of ‘Under Pressure’ [Video]
We missed this back in May, but the isolated vocal track of David Bowie and Queen singer Freddie Mercury singing “Under Pressure” is now getting deserved attention on the internet.
This beautifully clear version of their vocal prowess was first unearthed last month to coincide with the 31st anniversary of the Queen album “Hot Space.”
There is quite a story about the recording of “Under Pressure” – read up on it while you listen and you’ll get even more bang for your buck. Read Open Culture‘s story about David and Freddie here.
Here’s the acapella version: (original is below that)
Sweet, huh? And the original from the album Hot Space:
-Callahan, Jack Seattle