Def Leppard Book ‘Definitely: The Official Story Of Def Leppard’ Due Out Early 2023

October 22, 2022

You can officially pre-order “Definitely: The Official Story Of Def Leppard” now, with a worldwide release expected in spring 2023!

The book is being described as part memoir, part scrapbook and will be available as both a hardback bookstore version as well as signed, limited collector and deluxe edition.

As you’d expect, the book has hundreds of photographs, in-studio, at promo shoots, on tour in planes, trains, cars and Holiday Inns, backstage and, performing live from ’78 to present day!

There’s lot of new text contributions from the band and past interviews too. Each member’s voice is present in the book; Joe Elliott (lead vocals), Rick Savage (bass and vocals), Rick Allen (drums), Phil Collen (guitar and vocals), Vivian Campbell(guitar and vocals), Tony Kenning (drums), Pete Willis (guitar) and Steve Clark (guitar).

“Definitely” has over a staggering 1,300 items of memorabilia and photography, spanning four decades of the band’s history; handwritten correspondence, rare vinyl pressings, tour memorabilia, set lists, lyrics, stage clothing, music video storyboards, draft album artwork and press cuttings.

For more information on the pre-order and updates on the 2023 release dates, fans can visit

With over 110 million albums sold, Def Leppard is, without-question, one of the most successful rock bands of all time and continue to create music, releasing their twelfth album, “Diamond Star Halos” in May ’22.

Meanwhile, their North American tour with Motley Crue made $173.5 million, selling over 1.3 million tickets! Def Leppard continue to be rock juggernauts!

What’s your favourite rock book? Which book would you recommend?


Written by Todd Hancock