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White Lion

White Lion
Formed: 1983 in Brooklyn, NY
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288 Ratings
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Disbanded: 1991
Genre: Pop/Rock
Group Members: Vito Bratta, Greg d'Angelo, Bruno Ravel, Felix Robinson, Dave Spitz, Mike Tramp, James LoMenzo, Tommy Caradonna, Jimmy DeGrasso, Bjarne ...See All
Biography: Of all the glam/pop-metal bands that crawled out of hair salons coast to coast during the mid- to late '80s, one of the more talented acts was New York's White Lion, led by singer Mike Tramp (originally from Denmark) and guitarist Vito Bratta. The group originally formed in 1983 and despite several bassists ...Read full biography
Big Game
Released: 1989
Label: Atlantic Records
Critics' Rating:
Even though none of the singles matched the chart performances of "Wait" or "When the Children Cry," and even though it runs a bit long, Big Game is still a worthy follow-up to Pride. There are two major ...Read full review
Pride
Released: 1987
Label: Atlantic Records
Critics' Rating:
Pride was White Lion's breakthrough album, thanks to the Top Ten hits "Wait" and the gentle ballad "When the Children Cry," but the rest of the album is also well-constructed pop-metal, with little of ...Read full review