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Duran Duran

Formed: 1978 in Birmingham, England
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Genre: Other, Pop/Rock
Group Members: Stephen Duffy, Andy Taylor, Sterling Campbell, Warren Cuccurullo, John Curtis, Simon LeBon, Nick Rhodes, John Taylor, Simon Colley, Andy ...See All
Biography: Duran Duran personified new wave for much of the mainstream audience. And for good reason, too. Duran Duran's reputation was built through music videos, which accentuated their fashion-model looks and glamorous sense of style. Without music videos, it's likely that their pop-funk -- described by the ...Read full biography
Rio
Released: 1982
Label: Toshiba EMI
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From its Nagel cover to the haircuts and overall design -- and first and foremost the music -- Rio is as representative of the '80s at its best as it gets. The original Duran Duran's high point, and just ...Read full review
Duran Duran (The Wedding Album)
Released: 1993
Label: EMI
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Duran Duran came back out of nowhere in early 1993 with a new album and a huge hit, "Ordinary World." The group sounds more relaxed and mature than it did during their glory days, but not all that much ...Read full review
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