Death discs can be hard to defend, but for those with a robust sense of humor, they can also provide no end of toe-curling fun.
The songwriter also penned hits for Barbra Streisand, Billy Squier, and more.
Meat Loaf will executive produce the relationship-based show.
Todd's original 'Can We Still Be Friends' came out in 1978, and Palmer, charting at the time with his 'Double Fun' album, was listening.
Every year, critics and so-called experts ask: is rock music dead? Not with a new breed of young talents aiming for legendary status.
Produced in Minnesota by Steve Albini, the album helped change the course of 1990s rock.
The rock singer is best known for his work with composer Jim Steinway on the Bat out of Hell album series, as well as singles like 'I'd Do Anything for Love.'
From fleeting, backstage hangs to longtime creative partnerships, the best musical friendships come in all forms.
The prolific session guitarist worked with KISS, Meatloaf and more.
From the hardest rock bands to the pop savants, the best power ballads transcend time and genre to pull at your heartstrings.
Both 'Bat Out Of Hell: Back Into Hell' and 'Welcome To The Neighbourhood' were platinum-selling smashes.
The music of Bon Jovi, Meat Loaf and No Doubt will feature in a Shakespeare-themed classic rock musical, Knights Of The Rose, in London in summer 2018.
Virgin Records began life as a very independent-minded label in the 1970s, one with a definite sound, releasing some of the best records of the decade.