Joe Elliott on his worst and best money decisions

It took Joe Elliott ten years to make serious money from being lead singer of rock band Def Leppard. Elliott used to sit in a pub with the other band members, sipping a single pint of beer between them because they were so hard-up.

The singer-songwriter grew up in a terraced house in Sheffield and left school to work in a local steel factory for £8 a week.

He remembers signing his first record deal as a teenager with his feet up on the boardroom table of the record company, sipping whisky and smoking cigars…. Read the full Daily Mail article below or online