Smashing Pumpkins Performance
Simon performs with the Smashing Pumpkins at the Sheperds Bush Empire in London. They perform the Duran classic “Night Boat.”
Behind the music
VH1 features the band on its Behind the Music program as Duran Duran enters the year 2000 by signing a multi-album deal with Hollywood Records.
Tribute Albums Continue
Two more Tribute Albums are released: Glue featuring Nathan Stack, Deep 13 and Earthling and Undone: The Songs of Duran Duran, a tribute by Australian artists, showcasing covers by The Living End, Kylie Minogue and Ben Lee.
Outdoor Arena Tours
Simon Le Bon, Nick Rhodes and Warren Cuccurullo put a touring band together to play outdoor arenas during the summer. The shows receive rave reviews.