Def Leppard

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Def Leppard are an English rock band formed in 1977 in Sheffield as part of the New Wave of British Heavy Metal movement. Since 1992, the band has consisted of Rick Savage (bass, backing vocals), Joe Elliott (lead vocals), Rick Allen (drums, backing vocals), Phil Collen (guitar, backing vocals), and Vivian Campbell (guitar, backing vocals). This is the band's longest-standing line-up.

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Filmography

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Selected Def Leppard film and TV show credits.

Acting Credits

1992
Musical Guest

Soundtrack Credits

2013
Grand Theft Auto V
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2012
Rock of Ages (2012)
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2012
That's My Boy (2012)
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2011
Metal Evolution (TV Show)
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2010
One Night Stand (2010) (TV Show)
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2008
Tough Talk (Short Film)
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2007
Balls of Fury (2007)
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2006
Rob & Big (2006) (TV Show)
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2005
Dancing with the Stars (2005) (TV Show)
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2005
Supernatural (2005) (TV Show)
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2004
The Apprentice (2004) (TV Show)
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2003
I Love the '80s Strikes Back (2003) (TV Show)
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2002
CMT Crossroads (2002) (TV Show)
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2001
Made in Sheffield
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2001
Rock Star (2001)
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2000
Coyote Ugly (2000)
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2000
Lucky Numbers (2000)
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1998
Ivory Tower (1998)
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1993
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1993
Beavis and Butt-Head (1993) (TV Show)
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1992
Encino Man (1992)
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1992
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Magazine Covers

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Magazine issues featuring Def Leppard on the cover.
  • Stephen Clark, Joe Elliott, Rick Allen, Rick Savage, Phil Collen - Burrn! Magazine Cover [Japan] (November 2013)
  • Joe Elliott, Rick Savage, Rick Allen, Phil Collen, Vivian Campbell - Screamer Magazine Cover [United States] (November 2013)
  • Joe Elliott, Stephen Clark, Rick Allen, Rick Savage, Phil Collen - Musician Magazine Cover [United States] (April 1995)
  • Joe Elliott, Stephen Clark, Rick Savage, Rick Allen, Phil Collen - Fan Club Magazine Cover [Canada] (January 1989)
  • Joe Elliott, Phil Collen, Rick Savage, Rick Allen, Vivian Campbell - Vegas Rocks Magazine Cover [United States] (May 2012)
  • Andy Taylor, Joe Elliott, Phil Collen, Rick Savage, Rick Allen, Steve Clark - Rock Stars Magazine Cover [United States] (April 1984)

Albums

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Songs

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List of top 10 songs by Def Leppard.
Song TitleYear Released *Song Rank
Pour Some Sugar On Me 1992 5,031
Love Bites 1992 7,721
Animal 1989 8,549
Hysteria 1992 9,307
Photograph 1990 11,632
Rock of Ages 1990 12,531
Armageddon It 1988 13,834
Rocket 1992 16,031
Women 1993 24,332
Bringin' on The Heartbreak 1984 28,063
* Approximate (assumes song was released same year as the album it was first released on)

Band Members

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Other NamesDeaf Leopard
Group MembersRick Savage
Joe Elliott
Rick Allen
Phil Collen
Vivian Campbell
Former MembersTony Kenning
Pete Willis
Steve Clark
Frank Noon
GenreHard rock
glam metal
heavy metal
Genre LinksHard Rock, Pop/Rock
OriginSheffield, South Yorkshire, England
Year(s) Active1977–present
Music StyleHard Rock, Contemporary Pop/Rock, Heavy Metal, Hair Metal, British Metal, Pop-Metal, New Wave of British Heavy Metal
Music MoodParty/Celebratory, Rowdy, Confident, Raucous, Rebellious, Aggressive, Brash, Rousing, Rambunctious, Energetic, Slick, Boisterous, Refined/Mannered, Freewheeling, Fun, Earnest
LabelsMercury
Universal
Phonogram
Vertigo
PolyGram
Bludgeon-Riffola
Island (US)
Frontiers (EU)
Official Websitedefleppard.com
Associated ActsAtomic Mass
Cybernauts

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