By the time their next album was released, the decade had no room for their brand of arena rock, which sounded more passé than ever before, despite a decent sounding single which kicked it off. Only "Piledriver" and "Rock City" sound silly and pushed, most likely influenced by Nugent himself. Damn Yankees was an American hard rock supergroup, well known for the single High Enough, formed in 1985, consisting of Jack Blades (Night Ranger), Tommy Shaw (), Ted Nugent and drummer Michael Cartellone. Discover releases, reviews, credits, songs, and more about Damn Yankees - High Enough at Discogs. High Enough has been featured in several blockbuster soundtracks, including Gremlins 2: The New Batch, Nothing But Trouble and The Taking of Beverly Hills.Subscribe to the Rhino Channel! Damn Yankees took the unblemished, radio rock ballad "High Enough" to its deserving number three spot on the singles chart, with its power stemming from the oily melody and the made-to-order guitar playing of Ted Nugent.

Both Tommy Shaw and Night Ranger's Jack Blades give "High Enough" an even quantity of lushness and might, which helped the album itself climb to number 13 and gain platinum status.

Complete your Damn Yankees collection. Presumably inspired by the musical of the same name, Nugent once also explained that he coined the name because whenever someone asked him how he and Tommy Shaw would sound playing together, he would always reply by saying they would sound like "a bunch of damn Yankees." http://bit.ly/SubscribeToRHINOCheck Out Our Favorite Playlists:Rhino Favorite 100 http://bit.ly/RhinoFavorite10080s Hits http://bit.ly/80sMusicHitsClassic Rock http://bit.ly/ClassicRockFavoritesStay connected with RHINO on...Facebook https://www.facebook.com/RHINO/Instagram https://www.instagram.com/rhino_recordsTwitter https://twitter.com/Rhino_Recordshttps://www.rhino.com/RHINO is the official YouTube channel of the greatest music catalog in the world. Presumably inspired by the musical of the same name, Nugent once also explained that he coined the name because whenever someone asked him how he and Tommy Shaw … All user-contributed text on this page is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. Watch the official music video for the Damn Yankees' "High Enough." The rest of the album finds the group reliving their glory days, which is to be expected, and tracks like "Runaway" and "Come Again" come through as avid little rockers. As the 1990s approached, the slick sound of guitar rock may have been dwindling, but Damn Yankees do a fine job at keeping it alive at least for a little while. Check back for classic music videos, live performances, hand-curated playlists, the Rhino Podcast, and more! Founded in 1978, Rhino is the world's leading pop culture label specializing in classic rock, soul, and 80's and 90's alternative. Feel free to contribute! Connect your Spotify account to your Last.fm account and scrobble everything you listen to, from any Spotify app on any device or platform. Damn Yankees was an American hard rock supergroup, well known for the single High Enough, formed in 1985, consisting of Jack Blades (Night Ranger), Tommy Shaw (Styx), Ted Nugent and drummer Michael Cartellone. Released on the album Damn Yankees in 1990, this soaring rock ballad rose to No. A new version of Last.fm is available, to keep everything running smoothly, please reload the site. Leave feedback. Damn Yankees was an American hard rock supergroup, well known for the single High Enough, formed in 1985, consisting of Jack Blades (Night Ranger), Tommy Shaw (), Ted Nugent and drummer Michael Cartellone.Presumably inspired by the musical of the same name, Nugent once also explained that he coined the name because whenever someone asked him how he and Tommy Shaw would sound …

Let us know what you think of the Last.fm website. "Coming of Age" is the album's second-best track, which has the band rocking out without going over the edge and sounding too contrived. Artist descriptions on Last.fm are editable by everyone.

The vast Rhino catalog of more than 5,000 albums, videos, and hit songs features material by Warner Music Group artists such as Van Halen, Duran Duran, Aretha Franklin, Ray Charles, The Doors, Chicago, Black Sabbath, John Coltrane, Yes, Alice Cooper, Linda Ronstadt, The Ramones, The Monkees, Carly Simon, and Curtis Mayfield, among many others. With Tommy Shaw from Alabama, Jack Blades from California, Mike Cartellone from New York, and Ted Nugent from Michigan, it did seem as if the band represented all four corners of the nation.

Let us know what you think of the Last.fm website. 3 on U.S. Although the term "supergroup" doesn't quite apply to the Damn Yankees, they did manage to rekindle the spirit of 1970s (and '80s) rock with each of their talents, at least to some extent. Hot 100 chart. Watch the official music video for the Damn Yankees' \"High Enough.\" Released on the album Damn Yankees in 1990, this soaring rock ballad rose to No. Although the term "supergroup" doesn't quite apply to the Damn Yankees, they did manage to rekindle the spirit of 1970s (and '80s) rock with each of their talents, at least to some extent.