Happy Birthday Joe Elliott!

ABOUT
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.”

BEFORE FAME
He formed his first band, Atomic Mass, in 1977 with future Def Leppard guitarist Pete Willis.

TRIVIA
He sang for a David Bowie cover band called Cybernauts as well as a Mott the Hoople cover band called Down ‘n’ Outz.

FAMILY LIFE
He married Kristine Elliott in 1989.

ASSOCIATED WITH
He and guitarist Phil Collen were two of the founding members of Def Leppard.