Last night Roger and Brian performed for their late, great friend Taylor Hawkins at the second and final tribute show in his honour, this time in his hometown of Los Angeles at an emotionally charged and sold-out Kia Forum.
They were joined by the Foo Fighters, Rufus Taylor, Pink and Justin Hawkins, and ripped through the following set, before Brian and the audience sang ‘Love Of My Life’ at the request of Taylor’s wife, Alison.
We Will Rock You (Slow and Fast Version) – with Justin Hawkins
I’m in Love With My Car – Roger on vocals, Rufus Taylor on drums
Under Pressure – with Justin Hawkins and Roger on vocals
Somebody to Love – with Pink
Love of My Life – Brian May [At the request of Taylors widow, Alison, later joining hin on stage, with her children]
THE KIA FORUM
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