Def Leppard's Fire Album | This Week in Music History
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On January 20th, 1983, Def Leppard released their third studio album, Pyromania. While recording the album, Def Leppard went into over $1 million in debt, fired their guitarist, suffered through technical issues, and vocalist Joe Elliott was having vocal problems. Fortunately, the album came together and earned the band their second Diamond certification and sold over ten million copies worldwide.