Did Queen actually sing that?

The lyrics of popular hits sometimes have questionable, baffling and politically incorrect undertones

In a tweet the other day, someone mentioned the Queen song We Are The Champions and how the line "no time for losers" is kicking people when they are down.

The lyric should really say something like "make time for losers, 'cause we have compassion".


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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on November 18, 2018, with the headline 'Did Queen actually sing that?'. Print Edition | Subscribe