How Well Do Duran Duran's Simon Le Bon & John Taylor Know Each Other? Find Out

When a band has been together over three decades, its members know a lot about each other -- maybe too much.

Billboard Cover: Duran Duran on Pushing the Pop Envelope, Staying Power and Why Harry Styles Is a ‘Good Chap’

Duran Duran, Billboard's latest cover stars, are no exception. The British pop group has been together since 1978, but there are still things about one another that are surprising to the longtime bandmates. We sat down with frontman Simon Le Bon and bassist John Taylor to test their knowledge of everything from the '80s TV show Taylor made a guest-starring appearance on to the solo line Le Bon sang in the famed 1984 British charity single "Do They Know It's Christmas?" 

Duran Duran: The Billboard Cover Shoot

Think they knew the answers? Watch the video above to see how well they fared when put to the test.

And read the full cover story here about why the band "set the bar so high" for their adventurous new album, Paper Gods (co-produced by Mark Ronson) and their thoughts on modern-day pop poster boys One Direction.


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