Nick Rhodes (Born Nicholas James Bates, June 8th 1962) is a British Musician and producer. He is probably most well known for being the Keyboardist in bands such as Duran Duran, The Devils and Arcadia. The Devils is the name of an electronic pop project formed by Nick Rhodes and Stephen Duffy.
The first incarnation of Duran Duran in 1978 included Rhodes as keyboardist, John Taylor on guitar and Duffy as songwriter/vocalist and bassist (along with Simon Colley). This lineup performed live for almost a year before Duffy and Colley left the band.