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Roger Taylor (I)


Roger Meddows Taylor (born 26 July 1949) is an English musician, multi-instrumentalist, singer and songwriter. He is best known as the drummer of the rock band Queen, but has also served as songwriter and occasional lead vocalist. As a songwriter, Taylor contributed songs to Queen's albums from the very beginning, composing at least one track on ... See full bio »

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 2016 The Americans (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Clark's Place (2016) ... (writer: "Under Pressure")
 2015-2016 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Ray Romano/Lucy Hale/Brandi Carlile (2016) ... (writer: "Under Pressure" - uncredited)
- Martin Short/Ruth Wilson/Walk the Moon (2015) ... (writer: "Ice Ice Baby" - uncredited)
 2015 Deutschland 83 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Able Archer (2015) ... (writer: "Under Pressure")
  Dolezal Backstage (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 2015) (writer - 1 episode, 2015)
- Episode #1.2 (2015) ... (performer: "Go, Rudi Go") / (writer: "Breakthru", "One Vision", "The Show Must Go On")
 2015 The Late Late Show with James Corden (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Anna Kendrick, Brittany Snow & Hailee Steinfeld/The Filharmonic (2015) ... (writer: "Ice Ice Baby" - uncredited)
 2014-2015 Todd's Pop Song Reviews (TV Series documentary) (writer - 3 episodes)
- The Top Ten Worst Hit Songs of 1991 (2015) ... (writer: "Ice Ice Baby")
- The Top Ten Worst Hit Songs of 2014: Part 1 (2015) ... (writer: "Ice Ice Baby')
- "Fancy" by Iggy Azalea Ft. Charli XCX (2014) ... (writer: "Ice Ice Baby")
  The Comeback (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2014) (writer - 1 episode, 2014)
- Valerie Is Brought to Her Knees (2014) ... (performer: "Under Pressure" - uncredited) / (writer: "Under Pressure" - uncredited)
 2014 The Nation's Favourite Queen Song (TV Movie documentary) (lyrics: "One Vision", "The Show Must Go On", "It's a Kind Magic", "These Are the Days of Our Lives", "Radio Ga Ga", "Under Pressure", "The Miracle", "Innuendo")
 2012-2014 One Hit Wonderland (TV Series documentary) (writer - 5 episodes)
- Hooked on a Feeling by Blue Swede (2014) ... (writer: "Ice Ice Baby")
- Informer by Snow (2014) ... (writer: "Ice Ice Baby")
- Just a Friend by Biz Markie (2014) ... (writer: "Ice Ice Baby")
- Rico Suave by Gerardo (2012) ... (writer: "Ice Ice Baby")
- Baby Got Back (2012) ... (writer: "Ice Ice Baby")
 2014 Mike & Mike (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode dated 9 April 2014 (2014) ... (writer: "Ice Ice Baby")
- Episode dated 4 February 2014 (2014) ... (writer: "Ice Ice Baby" - uncredited)
  Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes, 2014) (performer - 3 episodes, 2014)
- Week 10: The Grand Final (2014) ... (writer: "Ice Ice Baby" - uncredited)
- Week 6: The Skate-Off (2014) ... (performer: "Radio Ga Ga" - uncredited) / (writer: "Radio Ga Ga" - uncredited)
- Week 6 (2014) ... (performer: "The Wild Boys", "Radio Ga Ga" - uncredited) / (writer: "The Wild Boys", "Radio Ga Ga" - uncredited)
- Week 1: The Skate-Off (2014) ... (performer: "Flash" - uncredited)
 2014 Tu cara me suena (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.13 (2014) ... (writer: "Ice Ice Baby")
 2013 Smash (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Tonys (2013) ... (writer: "Under Pressure" - uncredited)
 2013 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Justin Timberlake (2013) ... (writer: "Ice Ice Baby" - uncredited)
 2013 Top Gear (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #19.1 (2013) ... (writer: "Radio Ga Ga" - uncredited)
 2012 Best Possible Taste: The Kenny Everett Story (TV Movie) (writer: "Radio Ga Ga")
 2012 London 2012 Olympic Closing Ceremony: A Symphony of British Music (TV Movie) (performer: "We Will Rock You" - uncredited)
 2009-2012 American Idol (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes)
- Top 6 Results (2012) ... (performer: "Somebody to Love")
- Top 6 Perform (2012) ... (performer: "Fat Bottomed Girls", "Another One Bites the Dust", "We Will Rock You", "We Are the Champions")
- Finale (2009) ... (performer: "We Are The Champions")
 2009-2012 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Stealing Home (2012) ... (writer: "Ice Ice Baby" - uncredited)
- Working Stiffs (2009) ... (writer: "Under Pressure" - uncredited)
 2011 Britain's Favourite Christmas Songs (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Thank God It's Christmas")
 2011 Em dónes vida. El llibre i el disc de La Marató (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "No tinguis por")
 2011 The Big Bang Theory (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Roommate Transmogrification (2011) ... (writer: "Ice Ice Baby" - uncredited)
 2010-2011 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Adults Only 20 to 1: Sizzling Supermodels (2011) ... (writer: "A Kind of Magic" - uncredited)
- Greatest Sports Movies of All Time (2010) ... (writer: "Ice Ice Baby" - uncredited)
 2011 Tosh.0 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Evolution of Dance Guy (Dance-Off) (2011) ... (writer: "Ice Ice Baby" - uncredited)
 2010 Show Jana Krause (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 24 December 2010 (2010) ... (writer: "Thank God It's Christmas")
 2010 So You Think You Can Dance Canada (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Season 3 Finale: Winner Revealed (2010) ... (writer: "Under Pressure")
 2010 Willkommen Österreich (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.116 (2010) ... (writer: "Radio Ga Ga" - uncredited)
  Live from Studio Five (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes, 2009 - 2010) (performer - 2 episodes, 2010)
- Episode #1.138 (2010) ... (writer: "Under Pressure (Ice Ice Baby)")
- Episode #1.137 (2010) ... (performer: "We Will Rock You", "Bohemian Rhapsody")
- Episode #1.125 (2010) ... (writer: "Under Pressure (Ice Ice Baby)")
- Episode #1.124 (2010) ... (writer: "Under Pressure (Ice Ice Baby)")
- Episode #1.93 (2010) ... (writer: "Under Pressure (Ice Ice Baby)")
 2009 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Round Nine: Results Show (2009) ... (writer: "Under Pressure" - uncredited)
  The X Factor (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2009)
- Episode #6.22 (2009) ... (performer: "Bohemian Rhapsody" - uncredited)
- Episode #6.21 (2009) ... (writer: "Radio Ga Ga" - uncredited)
 2009 Welcome to the 80's (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Charts, Clips und Kommerz (2009) ... (writer: "Radio Ga Ga")
 2009 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #9.1 (2009) ... (writer: "Under Pressure" - uncredited)
 2008 Talkshow with Spike Feresten (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Vanilla Ice (2008) ... (writer: "Ice Ice Baby")
 2008 60/90 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Los Picapiedra i Lady Di (2008) ... (writer: "The Show Must Go On")
 2007 Banda sonora (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2007) ... (writer: "The Show Must Go On")
 2007 Idool 2007 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Grote Liveshow 8 - Rock (2007) ... (writer: "The Show Must Go On")
 2006 Queen und Budapest - How We Won the East (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "One Vision", "Radio Ga Ga", "Heaven for Everypne" (aka "This Could Be Heaven"), "A Kind of Magic" - uncredited)
 2006 Australian Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 9 Performance Show: Birth Year (2006) ... (writer: "Under Pressure")
 2006 Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2006) ... (writer: "Under Pressure")
 2006 The Eight (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ha-Mitzpe (2006) ... (writer: "Under Pressure" - uncredited)
 2005 I Love the 80's 3-D (TV Series documentary) (writer: "Ice Ice Baby")
 2005 80s (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (2005) ... (writer: "A Kind of Magic")
 2004 Slovensko hladá SuperStar (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Tretí semifinále (2004) ... (writer: "What Happens Tomorrow")
  Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes, 1981 - 2004) (performer - 1 episode, 1981)
- Episode dated 12 December 2004 (2004) ... (writer: "Radio Ga Ga")
- Episode dated 11 December 2004 (2004) ... (writer: "Radio Ga Ga")
- Episode dated 19 October 1995 (1995) ... (writer: "Heaven For Everyone")
- Episode dated 27 March 1986 (1986) ... (writer: "A Kind of Magic")
- Episode dated 23 April 1981 (1981) ... (performer: "Future Management") / (writer: "Future Management")
 2004 Top of the Pops Saturday (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 11 December 2004 (2004) ... (writer: "Radio Ga Ga")
 2004 Total Request Live (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 10 December 2004 (2004) ... (writer: "Radio Ga Ga")
 2004 Popworld (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 5 December 2004 (2004) ... (writer: "Radio Ga Ga")
 2004 CD:UK (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 4 December 2004 (2004) ... (writer: "Radio Ga Ga")
 2004 Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 10 - My Idol (2004) ... (writer: "The Show Must Go On")
 2003 Operación triunfo (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.7 (2003) ... (writer: "The Show Must Go On")
 2003 Idol (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Top 35 #5 (2003) ... (writer: "The Show Must Go On")
- Episode #2.25 (2003) ... (writer: "The Show Must Go On")
 2003 Nouvelle Star (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.16 (2003) ... (writer: "The Show Must Go On")
 2003 Idool 2003 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Liveshow 4 - Filmmuziek (2003) ... (writer: "Ice Ice Baby")
 2003 Interaktiv (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- TV Allstars X-Mas Special (2003) ... (writer: "Thank God It's Christmas")
 2002 Party at the Palace: The Queen's Concerts, Buckingham Palace (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "God Save The Queen", "You Can't Hurry Love") / (writer: "Radio Ga Ga")
 2002 Queer as Folk (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- You Can Leda Girl to Pussy (2002) ... (performer: "Good Old-Fashioned Lover Boy")
 2000 Stars in Their Eyes (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Live Grand Final 2000 (2000) ... (writer: "A Kind of Magic")
- Episode #11.9 (2000) ... (writer: "A Kind of Magic")
 1996 Tohuwabohu (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 3x9+2 (1996) ... (writer: "Radio Ga Ga" - uncredited)
 1993 Beavis and Butt-Head (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- True Crime (1993) ... (writer: "Ice, Ice, Baby")
 1992 Highlander (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Free Fall (1992) ... (writer: "Don't Lose Your Head")
 1986 Queen Live at Wembley '86 (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "A Kind Of Magic", "Radio Ga Ga")
 1985 Live Aid (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Radio Ga Ga")
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Alternate Names:

The Cross | Queen

Height:

5' 10½" (1.79 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

In the beginning synths were what we call monophonic, you could only play one note at a time. But then suddenly they started making these ones which you could play chords on and they became much more usable as musical instruments, tools and things. I bought one, took it into the studio and Fred said "This is good, give us a go on that!" We started using it quite a lot in our records and I guess ... See more »

Trivia:

He has performed with the SAS (Spike Edney's All Stars) Band. See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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