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Vivian Campbell

Vivian Campbell

Real/full name:
Vivian Patrick Campbell
53 (born Aug 25th, 1962)
Place of origin:
United Kingdom (Belfast)


He came to prominence in the early 1980s as a member of Dio, and has been a member of Def Leppard since 1992 (replacing the late Steve Clark). Campbell has also worked with Thin Lizzy, Whitesnake, Sweet Savage, Trinity, Riverdogs, and Shadow King.

He began playing guitar at the age of 12.

He also played on Lou Gramm's (from Foreigner) second solo album Long Hard Look.

He joined Sweet ...


Released a solo album in 2006, "Two Sides of If", consisting of old blues cover songs.

Def Leppard

Guitars (1992-present)

1993 In the Clubs... in Your Face (EP) Guitars
1993 Two Steps Behind (Single) Guitars
1995 When Love and Hate Collide (Single) Guitars
1996 Slang Guitars, Vocals (backing), Dulcimer, Guitars (acoustic)
1996 Work It Out (Single) Guitars
1996 All I Want Is Everything (Single) Guitars
1996 Breathe a Sigh (Single) Guitars
1999 Euphoria Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2002 X Guitars
2002 Classic Albums: Def Leppard - Hysteria (Video) Guitars
2004 The Best of Def Leppard (Compilation) Guitars
2006 Yeah! Bonus CD with Backstage Interviews (EP) All instruments, Vocals (backing) (on track 1)
2006 Yeah! Guitars
2008 Songs from the Sparkle Lounge Guitars
2011 Undefeated (Single) Guitars
2011 Mirrorball (Live album) Guitars
2013 Viva! Hysteria | Live at the Joint, Las Vegas (Live album) Guitars
2013 Viva! Hysteria | Live at the Joint, Las Vegas (Video) Guitars
2015 Def Leppard Guitars
(show all)

Last in Line

Guitars (2012-present)

Vivian Campbell

Guitars, Vocals (2005-present)


Guitars (1982-1986)

1983 Holy Diver Guitars
1983 Holy Diver (Single) Guitars
1983 Rainbow in the Dark (Single) Guitars
1984 Live '83 (Video) Guitars
1984 The Last in Line (Single) Guitars
1984 The Last in Line Guitars
1984 We Rock (Single) Guitars
1984 Special from the Spectrum (Video) Guitars
1984 Mystery (Single) Guitars
1985 Rock 'n' Roll Children (Single) Guitars
1985 Like the Beat of a Heart (Live) (Single) Guitars
1985 Super Rock '85 in Japan (Video) Guitars
1985 Sacred Heart Guitars
1985 Hungry for Heaven (Single) Guitars
1986 King of Rock & Roll (Single) Guitars
1986 The Dio E.P. (EP) Guitars
1986 Intermission (Live album) Guitars
1990 Time Machine (Video) Guitars
1992 Diamonds - The Best of Dio (Compilation) Guitars (tracks 1-9)
2005 We Rock (Video) Guitars
2010 Dio at Donington UK: Live 1983 & 1987 (Live album) Guitars (lead)
2013 Dream Evil Guitars (disc 2 track 1)
2013 Holy Diver (Split) Guitars
(show all)

Hear 'n Aid

Guitars, Vocals (backing) (1985)

1986 Stars (Single) Guitars, Vocals (background)
1986 Hear 'n Aid: The Sessions (Video) Guitars, Vocals (background)

Shadow King

Guitars (1991-1992)

Sweet Savage

Guitars (1979-1983)

1981 Take No Prisoners (Single) Guitars
2005 The Raid EP (EP) Guitars

Thin Lizzy

Guitars (2010-2011)

2011 Live in London 2011 / 23.01.2011 IndigO2 (Live album) Guitars
2011 Live in London 2011 / 22.01.2011 Hammersmith Apollo (Live album) Guitars


Guitars (1987-1988)

Sweet Savage

2011 Regeneration Guitars (track 9)

Def Leppard

1993 In the Clubs... in Your Face (EP) Producer
1993 Two Steps Behind (Single) Producer (1)
1996 Slang Songwriting (tracks 1, 5), Producer
1999 Euphoria Songwriting (tracks 1, 6, 7, 9, 11, 12), Producer

Ezy Meat

1984 Not for Wimps Producer
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