1. Def Leppard

    Def Leppard

    23 Albums, 34 Songs

    • Viva! Hysteria: Live at the Joint, Las Vegas
    • Best Of
    • Euphoria
    • Pyromania
    • X
    • Yeah!
    • Two Steps Behind
  2. The Darkness Returns From Hiatus With New Material

    August 09, 2012 4:00 PM EDT ''The world needs the Darkness," declares Justin Hawkins, the group's mustachioed guitarist and falsetto-voiced singer, "whether it knows it or not." As with most things concerning the Darkness - the ludicrously attir ...

  3. 'Rock Of Ages' Executive Music Producer Rates Tom Cruise's Vocal Skills, Oscar Potential

    May 09, 2012 7:45 PM EDT When it comes to re-recording classic hits, music producer Adam Anders has all but turned it into a science. As "Glee's" in-house maestro of sound (along with partner Peer Åström), Anders is tasked with reimagining songs by the like ...

  4. Wayne Hector, Hit-Making UK Songwriter, Talks One Direction, Nicki Minaj, Streaming Services, More (Q&A)

    March 28, 2012 7:00 AM EDT has so far proved to be quite a year for British songwriter Wayne Hector, who has two songs in this week's Hot 100 - The Wanted's "Glad You Came," which he co-wrote with Steve McCutcheon and Ed Drewett; and Nicki Minaj ...

  5. Exclusive: AGI Acquired By Yucaipa

    January 05, 2012 5:00 AM EST Artist Group International (AGI), the leading independent music booking agency whose clients include Billy Joel, Metallica, Rod Stewart, Linkin Park, Rush, Def Leppard, Rammstein, Motley Crue, Volbeat and Hollywood Undead, has been acquired by the ...

  6. The Darkness' Hawkins on Reunion: 'We Understand Each Other Now'

    December 20, 2011 3:20 PM EST 0 0 0 The Darkness is well into its third album, although plans for its eventual release are "pretty vague" according to guitarist Dan Hawkins. Still, the British rockers have "nine of the required songs done, all finished, all sounding shi ...

  7. 1000 No. 1s: Watch Def Leppard Chat About Topping The Hot 100

    December 05, 2011 3:40 PM EST 0 0 0 chartArticle_ignore 1000 No. 1s Video Series Day 5: Def Leppard Talks About Topping the Hot 100 2011 was the year that Billboard celebrated the 1000th No. 1 song on the Hot 100. As we look back on this year in music, we're celebrating that mile ...

  8. 1000 No.1s: Def Leppard

    1000 No.1s: Def Leppard

    December 05, 2011 3:33 PM EST 0 0 0 Def Leppard discusses their No. 1 "Love Bites" 1000 No. 1s , interview , Def Leppard , Def Leppard , Interview Videos Def Leppard Interview ...

  9. Bret Michaels Wants Stevie Nicks for Next Album

    August 29, 2011 5:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 If Poison frontman Bret Michaels has his way, his next solo album, "Get Your Rock On," will be a guest-studded affair that will feature Def Leppard's Joe Elliott and Phil Collen, Stevie Nicks, possibly members of Lynyrd Skynyrd and yo ...

  10. Def Leppard's Joe Elliott Pt. 2

    Def Leppard's Joe Elliott Pt. 2

    August 03, 2009 12:40 PM EDT 0 0 0 What's wrong with 90s music? Def Leppard's Joe Elliott says it lacks melody and that's why those bands haven't lasted the way many 80s bands have. Video interview by David J. Prince. Joe Elliott , interview , Def Leppard , billbo ...

  11. Def Leppard's Joe Elliott Pt. 1

    Def Leppard's Joe Elliott Pt. 1

    August 03, 2009 12:24 PM EDT 0 0 0 Frontman Joe Elliott talks about going country with Taylor Swift and Tim McGraw, reissuing "Adrenalize" and "Pyromania" and more. Video interview by David J. Prince. Joe Elliott , interview , Def Leppard , billboard interview , v ...

  12. Chart Beat: Michael Jackson, The Black Eyed Peas, Jay-Z

    July 02, 2009 5:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 FIT FOR A KING: Just as he did in his life, Michael Jackson continues to break Billboard chart records. Following his passing June 25, Jackson's music floods Billboard's Top Pop Catalog, Top Comprehensive Albums and Hot Digital Songs chart ...

  13. Def Leppard Rocking With Reissues, Tour, CMT Awards

    May 04, 2009 12:07 PM EDT 0 0 0 Def Leppard, the pop metal band that debuted in 1980 and which has sold more than 65 million albums worldwide, is set to release deluxe editions of two of its classic records - 1983's "Pyromania" and 1992's "Adrenalize" ...

  14. Ask Billboard: Remakes and One-Hit Wonders

    April 03, 2009 11:25 AM EDT 0 0 0 Ask Billboard is updated every Friday. Submit your burning music questions to Gary Trust at askbb@billboard.com . Please include your first and last name, as well as your city, state and country, if outside the U.S. JUST DUET Hi Gary! It doesn' ...

  15. Ask Billboard

    May 16, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Keith answers readers' questions on Tori Amos, Def Leppard and Britney Spears. Ask Billboard is updated every Friday. Submit your burning music questions to Keith Caulfield at askbb@billboard.com . HOW SPECIAL ARE THEY? Keith, My question conce ...

  16. Ask Billboard

    May 09, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Keith answers readers' questions on Tori Amos, Def Leppard and Britney Spears. Ask Billboard is updated every Friday. Submit your burning music questions to Keith Caulfield at askbb@billboard.com . HOW MANY DOLLS ARE IN A POSSE Dear Keith, My q ...

  17. BBMA Rehearsals: Mary J. Belts It Out, Janet Jams

    December 03, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Mary J. Blige and Janet Jackson got rehearsals for the 2006 Billboard Music Awards off to a rousing start Saturday (Dec. 2) at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Blige nailed her vocals for a me Mary J. Blige and Janet Jackson got rehearsals f ...

  18. 22OnTV

    May 22, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for May 29 - June 4, 2006. 22OnTV 20060530_col_ontv Music-related TV listings for May 29-June 4, 2006. MONDAY, MAY 29 “Good Morning America,” ABC Featured artist(s): Snow Patrol (also scheduled: Paul Newman, Owen Wilson). “ ...

  19. 21OnTV

    May 22, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for May 22-29, 2006. MONDAY, MAY 22 "The Early Show," CBS Featured artist(s): Reba McEntire, Brad Paisley (also scheduled: Bruce Willis). "Oprah Winfrey's Legends Ball," ABC Featured artist(s): John ...

  20. VH1 Rock Honors To Salute Kiss, Queen

    April 06, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Kiss, Queen, Def Leppard and Judas Priest will be saluted at the first VH1 "Rock Honors," which will be taped May 25 at Las Vegas' Mandalay Bay and broadcast six days later on the music channel. Kiss, Queen, Def Leppard and Judas Prie ...

  21. Live 8 Recap: Philadelphia's Museum Of Art

    July 03, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The intense glare from the sun did little to curb the enthusiasm of animated concertgoers during Philadelphia's Live 8 show, held in front of the city's Museum of Art. The intense glare from the sun did little to curb the enthusiasm of ani ...

  22. Network Morning Shows Compete With Concerts

    April 29, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The New York-based morning shows of two major broadcast networks will go head to head all summer long with Friday morning concerts. The New York-based morning shows of two major broadcast networks will go head to head all summer long with Friday mor ...

  23. Dylan, Nelson Going Back To The Ballpark

    April 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Bob Dylan and Willie Nelson are coming together for their second co-headlining tour of minor league baseball parks. Bob Dylan and Willie Nelson are coming together for their second co-headlining tour of minor league baseball parks. The 27-date tour, ...

  24. Summer Season To See Surge In '80s Acts

    March 18, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 This summer, get ready to travel back in time. Although there have been package tours featuring '80s artists for years, the upcoming summer concert season marks a notable increase. This summer, get ready to travel back in time. Although there h ...

  25. Leppard/Adams Tour To Hit Ball Fields

    March 07, 2005 12:00 AM EST -date outing to start June 1. Def Leppard and Bryan Adams are teaming up for a summer tour of minor league baseball parks. The 26-date "Rock 'N Roll Double-Header" tour starts June 1 at Portland, Ore.'s PGE Park and runs thro ...

  26. Ask Billboard

    September 24, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Keith Caulfield answers readers' questions about Cyndi Lauper, Def Leppard and Bruce Springsteen. SHE'S SO UNUSUAL Dear Keith, I have read that Cyndi Lauper will have a new CD out on Daylight/Epic by year's end. I was curious what her ...

  27. Ask Billboard

    April 30, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Keith Caulfield answers readers' questions about the "Fame" soundtrack, Jody Watley, and Def Leppard. LOOKING FOR 'FAME' Dear Keith, I just recently heard that the soundtrack to the film "Fame" will be re-released ...