Def Leppard are an Inglis rock baund formed in 1977 in Sheffield as part o the new wave o Breetish heavy metal muivement.

Def Leppard
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2018 eemage o Def Leppard baund members: Phil Collen, Vivian Campbell, Joe Elliott, Rick Savage, Rick Allen.
Background information
OreiginSheffield, Sooth Yorkshire, Ingland
Years active1977–present
Associate acts
Past members


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