Tonight (Def Leppard song)

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Single by Def Leppard
from the album Adrenalize
B-side Now I'm here (live), Hysteria (live), Photograph (live), Pour Some Sugar On Me (live), Tonight (demo), She's Too Tough.
Released March 1993 (U.K./E.U.)
Format 12", CD, Cassette single
Recorded 5 May 1988 (demo version)
1991 (album version)
Genre Glam metal, hard rock
Length 4.03
Label Mercury
Writer(s) Joe Elliott, Phil Collen, Steve Clark, Rick Savage, Robert John "Mutt" Lange
Producer(s) Mike Shipley and Def Leppard
Def Leppard singles chronology
"Stand Up (Kick Love into Motion)"
"I Wanna Touch U"
USA Cover
Tonight Single Cover - USA

"Tonight" is a 1993 single by British hard rock band Def Leppard from their 1992 multi-platinum album Adrenalize. It was originally recorded on 5 May 1988 during a break in the Hysteria World Tour as a possible B-side to one of the singles for their fourth album Hysteria but was shelved and re-recorded during the Adrenalize sessions. "Tonight" is the sixth international single from the Adrenalize album. It was the fifth single in both the USA and UK. In the USA, The song reached #13 on the Mainstream Rock charts, and #62 on the Billboard Hot 100. It also peaked at number 34 in the UK singles chart.

Music video[edit]

The music video[1] was directed by Wayne Isham.[2] Shot on Jan/Feb of 1993 in Florida, USA. Aired on March 1993.

The video peaked at number 13 on the US MTV Top 20 Countdown in 1993,

Track listing[edit]

CD: Bludgeon Riffola / 864 231-2 (INT)[edit]

  1. "Tonight"
  2. "Now I'm Here (live)" (recorded at Wembley Stadium, London, 20 April 1992[3])
  3. "Photograph (Live)" (recorded in Bonn, Germany, 29 May 1992[3])
  4. "Tonight (Demo)"

CD: Bludgeon Riffola - Mercury / 862 017-2 (USA)[edit]

  1. "Tonight"
  2. "She's Too Tough"
  3. "Pour Some Sugar On Me (Live)"

7": Bludgeon Riffola - Mercury / LEP 10 (UK)[edit]

  1. "Tonight"
  2. "Now I'm here (Live)"

12": Bludgeon Riffola - Mercury / LEPX 11 (UK) / 862 287-1 (INT) / Picture Disc[edit]

This picture disc has on the cover same graphic as the Adrenalize album, but in a small size. On the back of the disc there is the picture of Rick Allen. On the cardboard that comes with the disc there is a band picture and the track listing. Pictures by Ross Halfin.

  1. "Tonight"
  2. "Now I'm here (Live)"
  3. "Hysteria (Live)"

CD: Bludgeon Riffola - Mercury / LEPCD 10 (UK)[edit]

  1. "Tonight"
  2. "Now I'm here (Live)"
  3. "Photograph (Live)"

CD: Bludgeon Riffola - Mercury / LEPCB 10 (UK)[edit]

  1. "Tonight"
  2. "Pour Some Sugar On Me (Live)"
  3. "Tonight (Demo)"


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