Hysteria, the iconic album by British rock band Def Leppard, combined melodic hard rock with innovative production techniques, the album showcased the band’s exceptional songwriting and infectious hooks.
Bolstered by chart-topping hits like “Pour Some Sugar on Me,” “Love Bites,” and “Hysteria,” the record became a commercial sensation, attaining multi-platinum status and topping worldwide music charts.
Over the years, the album’s popularity has only grown, solidifying its reputation as one of the best-selling and most influential rock albums of all time, continuing to resonate with generations of music enthusiasts.
It was the long awaited follow up to ‘Pyromania’ and when ‘Hysteria’ hit the charts in 1987, the album catapulted Def Leppard into stardom. A turbo-charged, wall-to-wall, metal-edged, pop rock smash hit.
You know it, you love it – Join Robin LaRose on Thursday, August 3rd @ 6 p.m. as he takes you back to 1987 with Def Leppard and ‘Hysteria’ only on Rock 101 – Vancouver’s Greatest Hits!
Hysteria Track list
Love Bites 5:46
Pour Some Sugar On Me 4:25
Armageddon It 5:21
Gods Of War 6:32
Don’t Shoot Shotgun 4:10
Run Riot 4:38
Love And Affection 4:35