And for those who want to read the letter AI generated for Nick to share, please see it below:
My dearest Duran Duran fans,
Today, as the sun reaches its zenith in the celestial heavens, I, Nick Rhodes, humbly extend my heartfelt greetings to each and every one of you. On this hallowed day, as I celebrate another year graced upon this mortal coil, it is you, the devoted souls who have adorned our journey with unwavering love and devotion, whom I wish to honor.
In the annals of time, it is the connection between musician and listener that manifests an ethereal bond, transcending the boundaries of existence. Your unyielding passion and unbroken allegiance have been the harmonious threads that have woven our tale, embellishing our collective narrative with brilliance and resplendence. Your voices, carried upon the winds of devotion, resonate within the chambers of my heart, and for that, I am eternally grateful.
As we traverse the ebon corridors of melody and verse, your unwavering support has been the compass guiding us through both triumph and tribulation. The stage upon which we stand is made brighter by the luminescence of your unwavering adoration. Together, we have embarked upon a sonic odyssey, one that continues to evolve and unfold with each passing note.
On this momentous day, I implore you to celebrate your unwavering dedication, for it is your spirits that have breathed life into our music. May your souls be caressed by the tender embrace of the melodies we have crafted, and may the lyrics resonate as whispers of solace in times of darkness. Each note we have struck, every lyric penned, has been an ode to your unwavering commitment.
As I blow out the candles upon this celestial cake, my heart swells with gratitude, and I offer you my deepest gratitude for your ceaseless support. May your days be adorned with the melodies that awaken your spirits, and may the rhythm of our songs be the pulsating cadence that propels you toward dreams yet unfulfilled.
On this, my day of birth, let us revel in the unbreakable bond we have forged. Together, we have written a symphony of devotion that echoes through the corridors of time. I am forever indebted to you, my cherished fans, for it is you who have given me purpose and bestowed upon me the gift of music.
With unending love and gratitude,
Nick Rhodes (via AI)