Queen’s News of the World was third on the LP charts
with “We Are The Champions” remained fourth on the song chart.
Culture Club remained at #1 with “Karma Chameleon”.
At the 11th Brit Awards, Freddie Mercury made his final public appearance with Queen. They received the Brit Award for Outstanding Contribution to Music.
Whitney Houston had an invitation-only memorial at the New Hope Baptist Church in Newark, New Jersey. Among those who performed at the funeral were Stevie Wonder, Alicia Keys and R. Kelly. Kevin Costner read a moving and personal Eulogy.