";s:4:"text";s:2752:"Clark, who reportedly earned $28 million a year according to a 1989 American survey, was found dead in his home in London’s upscale Chelsea neighborhood by his girlfriend Janie Dean. Summary. After Shellist and Steve ended their relationship, Clark began a new relationship with Janie Dean which lasted until Clark’s death in 1991. The guitarist promised his fiance, Janie Dean, that he would not get drunk. However, during the Hysteria recording sessions, Steve would show up too intoxicated to record his solos, and as a result, almost all of Def Leppard's solos on that album are performed by Phil Collen.. Death Clark was found dead on his couch by his girlfriend at the time - Janie Dean. Steve Clark was born and raised in Hillsborough, the north-western suburb of Sheffield, England.From an early age he showed an interest in music — at the age of six, his mother took him to a concert to see The Shadows perform. When Clark passed out on the couch, Van Alphen said he left. He was born to his parents Barrie Clark(father) and Beryl Beckingham Clark(mother).
Morte Editar Na época de sua morte, Clark estava em uma licença de seis meses de ausência do Def Leppard. Steve Clark had never been engaged to anyone despite rumors and false claims from Shellist. Depois que Steve e Lorelei terminaram seu relacionamento, Steve começa um novo relacionamento com Janie Dean, que será sua última parceira até sua morte em 1991. 7. Def Leppard guitarist Steve Clark passed away 25 years ago on this day in 1991 in London, England while on leave from the band's Adrenalize recording sessions. Caught by music at a very young age, Steve gets his first guitar at the age of 11, and learns to play classical guitar -- until he hears what Led Zeppelin's Jimmy Page can do with his Les Paul. She dated him for several years, but he broke up with her and was poised to marry the love of his life, Janie Dean, when he died in January of 1991. The night before, Clark and a friend went out to a local pub.