80s Song of the Day: Another One Bites the Dust by Queen

Are you ready,
Are you ready for this
Are you hanging on the edge of your seat

another one bites the dust

Another One Bites the Dust by Queen was released on August 22, 1980. The U.S. release included Don’t Try Suicide as the B side, while the U.K. release featured Dragon Attack on the B side. The song was a single from the band’s eighth studio album The Game.

The song was a worldwide hit and Queen’s best-selling single, with sales of more than 7 million copies. In the United States, it spent three weeks at No. 1, 15 weeks in the Top 10, and 31 weeks total on the Billboard Hot 100, more than any other song in 1980. It reached No. 7 on the UK Singles Chart.

Watch the video for the song.


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