Duran Duran private announced Jake Shears as their special customer for his or her upcoming tour.
The ‘Rio’ hitmakers are heading on the freeway for a string of reveals within the UK and Eire this spring and so they’ll be joined by the Scissor Sisters frontman.
In a statement, he said: “I’m overjoyed to negate that I’m going to be a Special Guest for Duran Duran on their ‘Future Past’ enviornment tour.
“It’s such an honour to be taking half in with them again. They are an enormous inspiration with their precise flee of fantastic tune.
“To teach that I’m furious is an underestimation. Belief you there!”
With Scissor Sisters, the ‘Take Your Mama’ singer joined Duran Duran on their ‘Reunion Tour’ in 2004, while bandmate Ana Matronic would later collaborate with them on 2010 album ‘All You Need Is Now’.
Duran Duran’s Roger Taylor commented: “We are fully elated to be reuniting with Jake Shears for our 2023 UK/Eire tour, as he supports his astonishing contemporary album ‘Closing Man Dancing’.
“The Scissor Sisters were such a extraordinarily famous segment of our Reunion Tour in 2004.
“We furthermore welcome the amazing Lia Lia from Berlin. The first time we heard ‘I’m A Moth!’ we were all fully crooked.
“With the make stronger of these two astonishing artists, we couldn’t be extra focused on our upcoming reveals.”
Lia Lia, who completes the lineup, added: “When my supervisor called and broke the facts about me occurring tour with Duran Duran I locked myself within the bathroom, and the most famous ingredient I did used to be to name my mother.
“I’m past furious, overjoyed and fully shy!! Residing legends. (sic)”
When the neighborhood announced the tour last November, he frontman Simon Le Bon published how “grateful” the band are for his or her continued success.
He said: “It’s mighty to me that as a band, we’re level-headed hitting contemporary milestones, level-headed ready to introduce the sound of DD to contemporary generations of tune lovers.
“We are undoubtedly grateful that we accumulate to create what we create on a day after day basis, and that we level-headed love our job as indispensable as we did when we began out some four a long time within the past.”
Duran Duran ‘Future Past’ UK and Eire tour dates:
29 – The AO Arena, Manchester
Might per chance per chance presumably well 2023
1 – The O2, London
2 – The O2, London
4 – First Enlighten Arena, Leeds
5 – Utilita Arena, Birmingham
7 – 3Arena, Dublin
9 – OVO Hydro, Glasgow