John Deacon was a member of Queen for over 25 years earlier than his retirement within the mid-nineties. Since then he’s been dwelling a quiet non-public life in London together with his household. Nevertheless, the Queen bassist is way from forgotten, as drummer Roger Taylor celebrates his former bandmate’s 69th birthday right this moment.
The 71-year-old wrote on Instagram: “Happy Birthday John!”
Taylor included a throwback behind-the-scenes picture of the pair collectively.
Deacon is seen studying a duplicate of Rock Show journal whereas the drummer smokes a cigarette in a pair of sun shades.
Earlier this summer season, Express.co.uk requested Taylor if he stays in contact with Deacon.
While it seems Taylor hasn’t seen Deacon for round 16 years.
The 71-year-old stated: “I final noticed John, I feel… We Will Rock You had opened six months earlier than.
“I noticed him there one evening, within the bar, he strolled in.
“And that’s the final time I noticed him. Probably 2004.”
But has Deacon seen the Bohemian Rhapsody film?
After all, he didn’t attend the world premiere in London with May and Taylor.
The drummer added: “I’m wondering, I imply I wouldn’t put it previous him to not have seen it.
“I simply don’t know. We’re all totally different aren’t we?”