Duran Duran releases cowl of David Bowie’s ‘5 Years’

The band honored the late legend for what would have been his 74th birthday.

“My life as a youngster was all about David Bowie,” Simon Le Bon mentioned in an announcement to Rolling Stone. “He’s the rationale why I began writing songs. A part of me nonetheless cannot imagine in his dying 5 years in the past, however possibly that is as a result of there’s part of me the place he is nonetheless alive and all the time might be.

“Once we received the Ziggy Stardust LP and put the needle within the groove, our first style of its perfection was the music ‘5 Years.’ I am unable to start to elucidate how honored I really feel for Duran Duran to be given the chance to carry out this icon, and to position our identify alongside Bowie’s for this commemoration of his music.”

The duvet comes forward of Friday’s digital tribute, “Simply For One Day,” which additionally options Adam Lambert, Boy George, Michael C. Corridor, Billy Corgan and extra.

Bowie died of most cancers in 2016.

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