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On This Day In Def Leppard History - 20th January 2020

Def Leppard History.

On This Day in Def Leppard History - 20th January, the following concerts and events took place. Including the North American release of the 'Pyromania' album 37 years ago on this day in 1983.

The album reached Number 2 in the US Top 200 album chart and was second only to Michael Jackson's 'Thriller'.

Read more about this release anniversary and the making of the album

Also on this day in 1996 the single 'When Love & Hate Collide' reached number 58 on the Billboard Top 100 singles chart.

Read more about this single chart anniversary.

On this day in 2016 Vivian Campbell and his band Last In Line played a Pre-Cruise Party for the Hysteria On The High Seas cruise in Miami, FL.

Read more about this live show anniversary including photos and video footage.

On this day in 1980 the band played their first headline show in Glasgow, Scotland.

Read more about this show and view a media review/photos + interview quotes.

As of 2020, Def Leppard have played 2 times on this date.

Phil Collen 2018.
2018 - Live Concert / Phil Collen

Balboa Theatre, San Diego, CA, USA

Joe Elliott 2011.
2017 - Joe Elliott In Documentary (Repeat)

Hello Quo, BBC Four, UK

Last In Line 2016.
2016 - Live Concert / Last In Line (Vivian Campbell)

Pre-Cruise Party, Magic City Casino, Miami, FL, USA

Joe Elliott 2015.
2016 - Joe Elliott Radio Appearance

Tracks Of My Years Day 3, BBC Radio 2, UK

When Love & Hate Collide 1995.
1996 - Single Chart Peak

#58 - When Love & Hate Collide, USA

Pyromania 1983.
1983 - Album Release

Pyromania, USA/CANADA

On Through The Night 1980.
1980 - Live Concert

Tiffany's, Glasgow, SCOTLAND

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