Lead singer of the rock band Def Leppard who became one of the only original members to play on every one of the band’s albums. The band is known for such hits as “Photograph,” “Two Steps Behind” and “Pour Some Sugar on Me.”
He formed his first band, Atomic Mass, in 1977 with future Def Leppard guitarist Pete Willis.
He sang for a David Bowie cover band called Cybernauts as well as a Mott the Hoople cover band called Down ‘n’ Outz.
He married Kristine Elliott in 1989.
He and guitarist Phil Collen were two of the founding members of Def Leppard.