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Friday 7th October 2011

Four million youtube viewers watch Downhere's Marc Martell sing Queen song

THE LEAD singer of well known Canadian rock worship band Downhere, Marc Martell, has been unexpectedly catapulted into viral stardom. A video audition submitted for Queen Extravaganza, a touring retrospective being planned for an official Queen tribute band, has now been viewed by over four million people on youtube. The video shows Marc performing a version of "Somebody To Love" which is being praised for being uncannily close to the deceased Freddie Mercury. CR

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