We Are the Champions

song written and composed by Freddie Mercury, originally recorded by Queen in 1977

"We Are the Champions" is a power ballad by Queen for the album News of the World. It was written by Freddie Mercury.

"We Are the Champions"
Single by Queen
from the album News of the World
B-side"We Will Rock You"
  • 7 October 1977 [1]
GenreArena rock
LabelEMI (UK)
Elektra (US)
Songwriter(s)Freddie Mercury
Producer(s)Queen, assisted by Mike "Clay" Stone
Queen singles chronology
"Long Away"
"We Are the Champions"
"Spread Your Wings"
Music video
"We Are the Champions" at YouTube


  1. "Queen singles".