The disco icon will follow in footsteps of Patti Smith, Scott Walker, Nick Cave, David Bowie and Robert Smith as curator of the London music festival.
The Cure were all about building credibility through their edgy, atmospheric work, but in 1983, the UK top ten came to them.
“The first will be the one that we will release very soon", Smith said in a new interview with Mexico's 'Zocalo'.
The track comes from their highly-acclaimed show at London's Meltdown Festival in 2018
Directed by Tim Pope, the film includes the alt-rock legends' landmark, 40th anniversary Meltdown and Hyde Park concerts from 2018.
From powerhouse belters to multi-octave vocalists with mind-boggling versatility, the best male rock singers have left their mark on music history.
Frontman Robert Smith said of the much-acclaimed show, “It was a fabulous day none of us will ever forget.”
The Cure are also set to headline Glastonbury 2019 and are completing their long-awaited new album.
According to The Cure's Robert Smith, the band's 2018 Hyde Park show was "a fabulous day none of us will ever forget”.
After the promise of the ‘Killing An Arab' single came the LP arrival of 20-year-old Robert Smith and the band.
“We look forward to celebrating the anniversary of this special album with you all,” said frontman Robert Smith of the event, “and remember: this album was mixed to be played loud… so...
Turning The Cure into one of the biggest bands on the planet, ‘Disintegration’ remains “a mind-blowing and stunningly complete album”.
2019 will mark the 40th anniversary of the legendary alt-rock band's debut album 'Three Imaginary Boys.'
The band's as-yet-untitled new record is the hotly-anticipated follow-up to 2008's '4:13'.
Andy Anderson, former drummer for the Cure and session musician for Iggy Pop, Hawkwind and more, has died at the age of 68.