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The Works is a 1984 rock album by English band Queen. The band's eleventh studio album, it marked a partial return to their rock roots, although with a much lighter approach. It has also the heaviest electronics amongst all group albums. In comparison, rock was mostly absent on their previous effort Hot Space giving room to dance and funk with the use of analogue synths and brass, while electronics were not that much present.

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  • definitely one of their best albums
  • Any Queen album released in the eighties is heavily underrated. The only bad thing is the excess of synthesizers. Freddie's singing was a bit "different" in comparison to the early albums, too. But that doesn't mean it was worse.
  • Underrated! [2]
  • Underrated!
  • Super album!
  • my favourite album, because i am more of a synth/dance person. however, queen are still great regardless of their album!
  • why does deaky look like a plant
  • fell apart at work
  • Please listen my cover of Radio Ga Ga: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FMY85bgmqjE I hope you like it.
  • Thanks to 'Tear It Up', 'It's a Hard Life' and 'Hammer To Fall' this album is better than Hot Space.

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