Nick rhodes is dating a fan
Vocalist Simon Le Bon came aboard based on the recommendation of his ex-girlfriend, a bartender at Birmingham's Rum Runner club.
The 51-year-old keyboardist met Italian beauty Nefer Suvio, 32, in Rome nearly two years ago and the star has revealed they have now set up home together at his property in London.
Rhodes, Taylor and Stephen Duffy formed a group that would evolve into the international sensation known as Duran Duran.
The following year, Rhodes and his bandmates had an international hit album As the keyboardist for Duran Duran, Nick Rhodes became one of the top music stars of the 1980s.
He grew up in Birmingham, England, as the son of building contractor.
The 50-year-old musician is dating Italian beauty Nefer Suvio - who is 18 years his junior - and says he fell head-over-heels for her when he first glimpsed her exotic look across a crowded room.
Nick told the Daily Mail newspaper: ''It's too early to say if I'm in love, but Nefer and I are close. Her exotic look and sense of style attracted me immediately.''The 'Save A Prayer' hitmaker and his new girlfriend have been travelling the world together since meeting at five-star Hotel de Russie in Rome. But we're not living together.''The keyboard player made their romance official by introducing her as his partner at a champagne party in London's Le Caprice venue for the Vogue On Designers book.
He and John Taylor (also from Hollywood) formed a band called 'RAF'.