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DEF LEPPARD's DIAMOND STAR HALOS Is Classic Rock Writers Album Of The Year

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Def Leppard's latest release Diamond Star Halos has been named as Album Of The Year by the writers of Classic Rock Magazine in the UK.

'Diamond Star Halos' is the band's 12th studio album.

The first studio album since 2015 was announced on 17th March and then released on Friday 27th May 2022.

'Kick' was issued on 17th March as the first single just as the album was announced and followed by 'Fire It Up'.

Earlier today Classic Rock Magazine in the UK announced that the album has been voted as the best of 2022 in its annual writers poll.

The latest End-Of-Year Issue 309 of the magazine is now available to buy.

It features Joe on the cover and inside contains the full Top 50 albums of the year.

Album Of The Year

The 'Diamond Star Halos' album was voted as the Number One album of 2022 by the writers of the magazine.

They include Paul Elliott who wrote a very favourable review and has written liner notes for many of the most recent Def Leppard box sets.

Past Classic Rock Awards

In 2016 the self-titled 'Def Leppard' album won Album Of The Year at the Classic Rock Roll Of Honour Awards.

The ceremony took place in Tokyo, Japan with Joe and Phil accepting the award along with Phil performing on the night.

At the same awards in 2006 'Hysteria' won the Classic Album award.

The event ran from 2005 to 2016 and was voted for by readers.

Visit the Tour News section. For more news on future tour plans.

Visit the Album News section for more news on new music (based on band member quotes).

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Classic Rock Magazine - Album Of The Year

01 - Def Leppard - Diamond Star Halos

The album was voted Number One on the End Of Year Writers Poll for best albums of 2022.

Def Leppard/Classic Rock - December 2022 News Quotes

"Def Leppard's Diamond Star Halos album has been voted the best of 2022 in Classic Rock magazine's annual end-of-year writers poll."

"The full countdown, featuring the 50 best albums of the year, is featured in the new issue of Classic Rock, which is out now."

"Runners up in the Classic Rock writer's poll were Ghost's Impera, Porcupine Tree's Closure/Continuation, Clutch's Sunrise On Slaughter Beach and Rock Believer by Scorpions."

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Def Leppard/Classic Rock - December 2022 News Quotes

Issue 309’s cover feature is The Ultimate Review Of The Year. We look at the Top Albums Of 2022 and the standout reissues, and talk to some of the artists whose albums made our top-albums list, including Joe Lynn Turner, Muse, Saxon, Von Hertzen Brothers, Tedeschi Trucks Band and Porcupine Tree.

Read the full article at the Classic Rock site and order the magazine.

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Buy 'Diamond Star Halos' Online

Diamond Star Halos - Tracklisting

01 - Take What You Want - 4:14
02 - Kick - 3:42
03 - Fire It Up - 3:19
04 - This Guitar [feat. Alison Krauss] - 3:50
05 - SOS Emergency - 3:25
06 - Liquid Dust - 4:01
07 - U Rok Mi - 3:33
08 - Goodbye For Good This Time - 4:27
09 - All We Need - 4:46
10 - Open Your Eyes - 4:19
11 - Gimme A Kiss - 3:12
12 - Angels (Can’t Help You Now) - 4:57
13 - Lifeless [feat. Alison Krauss] - 4:19
14 - Unbreakable - 3:46
15 - From Here To Eternity - 5:37

  • Producer - Def Leppard
  • Producer - Ronan McHugh
  • Total Time - 61mins
  • Release Date - 27th May 2022

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