Def Leppard still having fun

Joe Elliott is ordering a jolt of java when he phones from a tour stop in Atlantic City, N.J.

"Sorry about that, Dave," says the 46-year-old Def Leppard singer. "I'm making a Starbucks run at the moment."

Caffeinated and conversational, Elliot has counted enough album sales to make the lottery look like a piggy bank. Def Leppard's 1983 blockbuster album, "Pyromania," tallied 10 million in U.S. sales alone thanks to pop-metal ear-candy such as "Photograph," "Foolin'" and "Rock of Ages."

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