Tonight, I'm joined by music legends Joe Elliott and Rick Savage, who reflect on their careers with the English rock band Def Leppard. With legions of fans around the world, the pop-metal band has sold more than 100 million records worldwide and recently embarked on a 42-city national tour to support U.S. troops.
In the clip below, Savage describes Def Leppard's sound as a cross between two other iconic bands. Here's a hint -- one is from Australia and the other from England.
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