Def Leppard were inducted into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame 2019 in Brooklyn, NY last night with five songs also performed.
DEF LEPPARD 2019 News Recap Part 3 (March)
Welcome to recap of all things Def Leppard in the year 2019 continuing with the month of March.
Another year (and decade) for the band is about to end and these updates look back at the major events that took place over the last 12 months.
Featuring links to past news stories.
A month in which the band were inducted into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame after having been eligible since 2005.
Following their Fan Vote win in December 2018 the band attended the ceremony in New York and were inducted by Brian May.
Joe gave a lengthy acceptance speech featuring an emotional ovation for Rick Allen. The band then played four songs including an end performance with Brian and fellow band friend Ian Hunter guesting.
The Phil Coilen produced Tesla album 'Shock' was released worldwide.
Last In Line's second album also entered the charts on both sides of the Atlantic.
Major anniversaries also took place including the 'On Through The Night' 'Adrenalize' album releases.
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Def Leppard were inducted into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY and performed four songs.
The 27th anniversary of the release of the 'Adrenalize' album in the UK.
The full band spoke about the RRHOF induction and ongoing work on new songs.
The 39th anniversary of the 'On Through The Night' album peaking at Number 15 in the UK charts.
The first anniversary of Vivian Campbell becoming Northern Ireland Hospice Ambassador.
The 31st anniversary of the 'Armageddon It' single being released in the UK.
View photos from the ABC TV performances.
The band performed 'Hysteria' on the Strahan And Sara TV show.
The band performed 'PSSOM' on the Good Morning America TV show.
The 4th anniversary of the 2015 UK and Irish tour announcement and album title reveal.
View fan photos from the Howard Stern radio appearance.
The full band appeared live on the Howard Stern radio show and performed two songs. View video footage.
The 31st anniversary of the 'Hysteria' single becoming the band's first Top Ten hit in the USA.
The first anniversary of the band's appearance in London for the Teenage Cancer Trust show at the Royal Albert Hall.
Joe spoke about the RRHOF ahead of the induction ceremony.
The 6th anniversary of the start of the 'VIVA! Hysteria' residency in Las Vegas, NV.
Vivian performed 'Hysteria' acoustically on Los Angeles radio.
Vivian's Last In Line band were confirmed to play the Planet Rockstock festival in the UK.
The 36th anniversary of Phil Collen's first North American show with the band at the start of the U.S. 'Pyromania' tour leg.
The 27th anniversary of the 'Let's Get Rocked' single being released in the UK.
The 20th anniversary of the first Diamond Awards ceremony in New York where the band received an award for 'Hysteria'.
Rick Allen revealed the band planned to play some rare songs at the Sin City Residency.
Phil Collen talked about playing rarities in Las Vegas at the upcoming second residency.
The 36th anniversary of a Pyromania tour show in France which had many songs filmed and broadcast by local French TV.
Vivian revealed the band might start recording its new album in 2019.
The 39th anniversary of the UK release of the band debut album 'On Through The Night'.
Queen guitarist Brian May was confirmed and announced to induct the band into the RRHOF later in the month.
Vivian assured fans that Steve Clark would be included in the RRHOF celebrations.
Joe revealed that he had yet to prepare his RRHOF induction speech.
The Tesla album 'Shock' which was produced and co-written by Phil Collen was released worldwide.
The 39th anniversary of the 'Hello America' single peaking at Number 45 in the UK charts.
Rick suggested the band would play rare tracks in Las Vegas for the second residency.
Joe acknowledged the fans input in getting the band inducted into the RRHOF via the Fane Vote win.
Vivian's Last In Line entered the US charts with the second album.
Vivian indicated Brian May would induct the band into the RRHOF as widely expected.
Rick spoke about the upcoming residency and said the band were likely to play rare songs.
Vivian said he wanted Pete Willis to be at the RRHOF induction ceremony in New York.
Vivian's Last In Line peaked at Number 3 on the UK rock chart with their second album.
Rick Allen made his first live appearance of the year as a special guest with Tesla on the Monsters Of Rock cruise.
Vivian spoke about Steve Clark and the upcoming RRHOF induction ceremony.
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