A new Roger Taylor single Gangsters Are Running This World was made public on YouTube on 1st April 2019. It was published digitally on 8th April 2019. The digital single has two versions of the song, the main mix which was published on April 1st plus Purple Version which was published as lyrics video on April 15th. Both videos were prepared by ANIMIND Studio.

“Gangsters Are Running This World” quote was used earlier on Roger Taylor’s Taylored brand of clothes, namely a black hoodie and red tote bag. Another quote, “I wanna take part in the human race”, was used on a red T-shirt.

The new song’s climate refers to his previous singles like The Unblinking Eye or Journey’s End.


  1. Gangsters Are Running This World, Play time 4:09
  2. Gangsters Are Running This World (Purple Version), Play time 2:37