Adam Lambert sang Puccini’s Nessun Dorma to the Queen+Adam Lambert audience last night in Bologna, Italy. The responses coming in around the world are stunning!

Screen shot by Carol Hagey
Screen shot by Carol Hagey

In case you’re wondering about where Adam’s opera training came from, check this 2013 tweet:

These two versions are the best close-up and full song renditions I’ve found so far. Every view leaves me breathless. And the standing ovation at the end from Roger Taylor and Brian May has truly brought the group full circle. Think back to Adam’s repeated deference on stage to Brian during their 2012 debut in Kiev. And if you’re wondering what he’s singing about in this slightly abbreviated version of the song, check the story and sing along with the lyrics here.

YouTube courtesy of Ekmo GL
YouTube courtesy of Dario Dall’armi

A very fitting standing O from the OGs!
Screen shot by Carol Hagey

Love ya!

~ Carol ~