Duran Duran to perform at BST Hyde Park this summer!
After two enforced postponements, British icons Duran Duran announce a new date for their hugely anticipated show in London, UK. On Sunday, July 10th, 2022, they will be closing a summer concert series presented by American Express, BST Hyde Park.
Duran Duran are one of the most successful and ground-breaking bands to come out of the UK in the past four decades, a group that defined a generation and continue to prove themselves timeless, always innovating and reinventing, while remaining ahead of the curve. Comprised of singer Simon Le Bon, keyboardist Nick Rhodes, bassist John Taylor and drummer Roger Taylor, Duran Duran have sold over 100 million records, with 21 UK Top 20 hits and 18 US hit singles.
Last October, Duran Duran has released their new, a critically-acclaimed, 15th studio album, Future Past. Co-produced by the band alongside Mark Ronson, Giorgio Moroder and Erol Alkan, the album was recorded across studios in London and LA over lockdown and features guest appearances by some of the most exciting names in music – Tove Lo, Blur’s Graham Coxon, Japanese all-girl punk band Chai, Ivorian Doll and Mike Garson. The band’s first new release since 2015’s Paper Gods, delivering yet another genre-spanning piece of work that once again sets them apart from the pack.
Most recently nominated for induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, Duran Duran will be performing both, songs from the new album, which seamlessly fit in the new live set, together with all the classics such as Rio, Notorious, Ordinary World and Hungry Like the Wolf. Joining them in the UK capital will be a long-time collaborators and great friends of the band – Nile Rodgers & Chic. Tickets are available to purchase at www.bst-hydepark.com/tickets.