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Def Leppard

Def Leppard


Famous as :

Heavy metal band

Birth Name :

Deaf Leopard

Birth Date :


Birth Place :

Sheffield, England

Claim to fame :

Single "Photograph" from the album "Pyromania" (1983)

Latest News

KISS and Def Leppard Announce Joint Tour Honoring War Heroes

March 18, 2014 01:30:26 GMT

and will hit the road together in a 42-city North American tour, the groups announced on Monday, March 17 at Los Angeles' House of Blues. The trek begins June 23 in West Valley City, Utah and wraps up August 31 in Woodlands, Texas.

Def Leppard's Guitarist Vivian Campbell Undergoing Cancer Treatment

June 11, 2013 02:44:58 GMT

's guitarist Vivian Campbell is battling cancer. In light of the band's forthcoming European and North American dates, the rocker felt it would be right to let the supporters know that he's currently in recovery from the illness.

Def Leppard and Linkin Park to Open and Close Download

February 23, 2011 05:00:27 GMT

, the reformed and will headline this summer's Download Festival in the U.K. Def Leppard will close the weekend event's opening night on June 10, SOAD will headline on the Saturday and Linkin Park will close the festival.

Joe Elliott Complains About Def Leppard's Lack of Respect

July 22, 2010 05:57:09 GMT

star Joe Elliott has accused the music press of failing to give rock bands due credit - insisting his group deserves the same respect as stars such as , Sir and . The singer claims music journalists fawn over big name stars such as the frontman and the former bassist, but often ridicule his band even though they have enjoyed comparable success.

Def Leppard Confirm One-Year Hiatus

July 22, 2010 03:03:06 GMT

Rockers have confirmed they are taking a one-year hiatus because life in the band has become so "stressful". The "Hysteria" hitmakers prompted rumors of a split late last year when they canceled 23 dates on their North American tour, citing "unforeseen personal matters".

Def Leppard's Phil Collen Wed Costume Designer Nine Days After Second Divorce

July 19, 2010 06:34:45 GMT

Nine days after finalizing his divorce from second wife Anita Thomas Collen, 's lead guitarist Phil Collen has walked down the aisle with costume designer Helen L. Simmons. The two wed in a sunset ceremony on the beach at Florida's Ritz-Carlton, Palm Beach resort on Friday, July 16, People reported.

Def Leppard's Joe Elliott Is Wanted to Revamp Phil Lynott's Vocal

July 02, 2010 08:16:12 GMT

star Joe Elliott is in talks with the founding members of Thin Lizzy to re-record the late Phil Lynott's vocals for a new project. Guitarist Scott Gorham insists he's keen to remaster and remix two or three of the band's classic albums and he wants Elliott to join the band for the sessions.

Def Leppard NOT Breaking Up

May 01, 2010 03:30:53 GMT

Rockers have laughed off speculation of a split, insisting they couldn't "imagine doing anything else" if they ditched the band. The "Hysteria" hitmakers prompted rumors of a break-up in October 2009 after they canceled 23 dates on their North American tour, citing "unforeseen personal matters", and failed to reschedule the gigs.

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