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Top 5 Def Leppard Party Songs

Posted on Sunday, June 16, 2013 at 12:01AM by Registered CommenterAllyson B. Crawford | Comments11 Comments

Happy Father's Day!

I was listening to Def Leppard while en route to Kings Island (a big amusement park here in Ohio) when it dawned on me that it is very hard to pick the band's top five party songs. I decided narrowing it down would be a good challenge for all of us. Here's my list. Leave yours in the comments section.

 

5. Pour Some Sugar On Me
4. Make Love Like a Man
3. Slang
2. Photograph
1. Wasted


Reader Comments (11)

my 5 - 1-high and dry
- 2-rock brigade
- 3-lets get rocked
- 4-mirror mirror
- 5-too late for love
June 16, 2013 | Unregistered Commenterglamrockerarchie
Is this a teaser post? You know this is a n expansive e list.

Hello. Rock of Ages, animal
June 16, 2013 | Unregistered CommenterKixchix
'Animal' is my fave Def Lep song bar none. I was worried my bias was clouding my judgement on the tune. It's always on any DL list when it comes to my personal tastes! - Allyson
June 16, 2013 | Unregistered CommenterAllyson
Rock Brigade
Wasted
Let It Go
Rock Rock Til You Drop
Me & My Wine


All conveniently compacted into the era before DL became the domain of dim witted fluffies hanging out at Sephora.
June 16, 2013 | Unregistered CommenterAce Steele
1) "Photograph" (one of THE top 5 Hair Metal songs of all time!)
2) "Pour Some Sugar On Me" (not my fave but easily their BIGGEST Party Anthem!)
3) "Rocket" (quintessential Party Metal!)
4) "Wasted" (Ace -- You are right, along with "Rock 'Til You Drop")
5) "Travellin' Band" (scorchin' live cover of the Creedence Clearwater Revival classic recorded at The L.A. Forum on September 11, 1983 with Brian May guesting on guitar! You can find this on the bonus disc included in the Sony Legacy Deluxe version of "Pyromania")
June 16, 2013 | Unregistered CommenterMetalboy!
Lot of good choices, but if you're talkin' party songs you have to include "Me & My Wine" for sure.
June 16, 2013 | Unregistered CommenterJack
Also, Ace... Probably the funniest of name checks of Sephora yet and I noticed, not the first time from you. You really have something against that place, don't you, hahaha!!!
June 16, 2013 | Unregistered CommenterMetalboy!
MB! Did I previously dis Sephora? I don't remember. HA HA!
What can I say? Being married to a Professional Makeup Artist, Ive see all sort of cosmetic stupidity from the amateurs who populate the "McDonald's of Makeup". It's the equivalent of going to Target to but a professional level guitar. It's just not something that happens in reality. Either way, glad it amused you.

P.S. Starz was incredible. Surprised they've never gotten a "topic of the day" here.
June 17, 2013 | Unregistered CommenterAce Steele
Ace..perfect! and If I never hear 'Pour some Sugar' ever again Id be a happy camper.
June 17, 2013 | Unregistered CommenterJimbo
#1. High and dry
#2. Wasted
#3. Get Your Rocks Off (The original demo version without the cheesy fake applause)
#4. Me and My Wine
#5. Let It go tied with rock rock Til You Drop
June 17, 2013 | Unregistered CommenterBob
Good ones, Bob! "High And Dry Saturday Night)" is one of my faves! That song probably says "Party" more than any other. Dunno why I didn't think of that, since I bought that album not long after it came out. Sheesh.
June 22, 2013 | Unregistered CommenterMetalboy!

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