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Andy Taylor, the founding guitarist for "Duran Duran

was unable to attend the group's recognition at the "Rock

and Roll Hall of Fame" induction ceremony in Los Angeles. 

 His Stage 4 metastatic prostate cancer-related health

concerns are the reason he was unable to attend the ceremony,

according to "Variety."

Taylor, who was identified as having metastatic prostate cancer four years prior,

had a setback from the diagnosis as a result of which 

he had to contend with travel restrictions