Both groups combine to form Imagine REO SpeedDragons
As part of Jimmy Kimmel Live!‘s ‘Mash-Up Mondays’ series, this week saw REO Speedwagon and Imagine Dragons join forces to perform the former’s 1978 hit ‘Roll With the Changes’. Click above to watch.
Introduced by Kimmel as Imagine REO SpeedDragons, both group’s frontmen, Dan Reynolds of Dragons and Speedwagon singer Kevin Cronin, shared vocal duties while being backed by members of each band.
‘Mash-Up Mondays’ has previously seen Haim team-up with Morris Day, Kenny G combine with Warren G, and Weezer perform alongside ZZ Top as Wee-Z Top.
Imagine Dragons are currently promoting their new album ‘Smoke + Mirrors’, the follow-up to 2012’s multi-million seliing ‘Night Visions’. Released in February, the LP was written and produced by the Las Vegas band, with help from Alex Da Kid in their self-built home studio.