Duran Duran introduced their upbeat new tune “Tonight United” to the Late Late Present with James Corden. “This tune is concerning the world coming collectively over music,” stated Simon Le Bon as Nick Rhodes, sporting a conspicuous blue-and-yellow swimsuit in honor of Ukraine, ramped up the synths.
The brand new tune, from the band’s new album Future Previous, is a reminder of how good these New Wave stalwarts are at updating their sound with out letting go of the dance-pop vitality we love them for.
Duran Duran start their North American tour this August at New York’s Madison Sq. Backyard in New York. Nile Rodgers and Stylish will open for them on each date.
On [TKdate], Duran Duran was nominated for entrance into the Rock & Roll Corridor of Fame’s Class of 2022. All authentic members of the band are nominated together with former guitarist Warren Cuccurullo.“This distinction is due largely to the truth that we now have a military of followers world wide who’ve unwaveringly supported us for the previous 4 many years,” Le Bon stated on the time.
Le Bon’s fellow nominee Dolly Parton didn’t precisely share that enthusiasm. The nation music icon made a press release requesting her title be withdrawn from the poll. Parton later defined her becoming a member of the Rock Corridor didn’t “really feel proper,” and likened it to AC/DC getting inducted into the Nation Music Corridor of Fame.