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On This Day In Def Leppard History - 6th September 2017

Def Leppard History.

On This Day in Def Leppard History - 6th September, the following concerts and events took place. Including the UK release of the 'Two Steps Behind' single 24 years ago on this day in 1993.

It reached Number 32 on the UK singles chart and was the first of two UK Top 40 hits from the 'Retro-Active' album.

Read more about this single release anniversary.

On this day in 1996 the band played a club show in Edmonton, Canada during the Slang tour.

The show was part of the Molson Blind Date series where fans would win tickets and then be surprised by special guest artists at intimate venues. A small portion of the crowd didn't expect or like the surprise of seeing Def Leppard.

Read more about this live show anniversary.

Also on this day in 1989 Steve Clark made his last ever appearance on a stage with Def Leppard at the MTV Video Music Awards in Los Angeles, CA.

Read more about this appearance anniversary with video/photos.

As of 2017, Def Leppard have played 10 times on this date.

Slang 1996.
1996 - Live Concert / Molson Blind Date

Thunderdome, Edmonton, AB, CANADA

Two Steps Behind 1993.
1993 - Single Release

Two Steps Behind, UK

Def Leppard 1989.
1989 - MTV Video Music Awards

Universal Amphitheater, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Hysteria 1987.
1987 - Live Concert

Newport Centre, Newport, WALES

Use the previous news links to go back through each day in history to June 2011.

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