Birth Place: United States
Years Active: 1989 - 1996, 1998
Genres: Hard Rock, Glam Metal, Heavy Metal
Damn Yankees was a rock band that formed in 1989 consisting of Tommy Shaw of Styx, Jack Blades of Night Ranger, Ted Nugent of The Amboy Dukes and a successful solo career and Michael Cartellone. Produced by rock producer Ron Nevison, the new band’s self-titled debut album went double-platinum in 1990. Blades’s lead single “Coming of Age” peaked at #60 on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles chart, while Shaw’s “Come Again” received extensive AOR airplay. The album single and rock ballad “High Enough” rose to #3 on Hot 100. After the release of their debut, Damn Yankees went on a year-and-a-half world tour with the likes of a revamped Bad Company, Poison and Jackyl. In 1992, Damn...
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