This Day in History: Duran Duran’s ‘Astronaut’ Turns 11

Eleven years ago today, Duran Duran’s 12th album/CD, Astronaut, was released. The album includes the songs “(Reach Up For The) Sunrise,” “Astronaut,” “Nice” “and “Whatever Happens Tomorrow.”

Here’s one of my favorite songs off the album.

Duran Duran’s ‘Astronaut’ Album Turns 10

On October 11, 2004, Duran Duran’s reunion album and CD, ‘Astronaut’ was released.

I was fortunate to have attended one of their shows to promote this album. In fact, it was my first Duran Duran show ever and I’ve been a fan of their music since I was a child! I must have had the biggest smile on my face when I heard “(Reach Up For The) Sunrise” for the first time on the radio and then I saw the video on MTV, which was still airing music videos back then 😉

Here’s one of my favorite songs from ‘Astronaut’…