Cinderella Band Members

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Cinderella the band was formed in 1983 by singer-songwriter, keyboardist, and guitarist Tom Keifer and bassist Eric Brittingham. The initial lineup also included members Michael Smerick on guitar and drummer Tony Destra. In 1985, Smerick and Destra left to form Britny Fox, another Philadelphia-based glam metal band. In a 2014 interview, Tom Keifer stated that Kiss bass guitarist Gene Simmons first took interest in the band, and tried to get them a deal with Polygram, but they were not interested. Jon Bon Jovi saw them perform at the Empire Rock Club in Philadelphia and talked to his A&R man, Derek Shulman about seeing the group. Shulman was not convinced at first either, and wanted to sign the band to a six-month development deal. But after extensive negotiations, he finally signed the band. In 1985, with a recording contract with Mercury/Polygram Records in the works, guitarist Jeff LaBar and drummer Jim Drnec joined the band… (from Wikipedia)
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hair band members

Tom Keifer, lead vocals and guitar
Jeff LaBar, guitar (RIP March 18, 1963 – July 14, 2021)
Eric Brittingham, bass
Fred Coury, drums

hair albums & top 40 hit songs

post-hair albums

Once Upon A… (Greatest Hits) (1997)
Live at the Key Club (1999)
Rocked, Wired & Bluesed: The Greatest Hits (2005)
Authorized Bootleg: Live at the Tokyo Dome – Tokyo, Japan Dec. 31 1990 (2009)
The Mercury Years (2018)

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live shows

Live at Moscow Music Peace Festival 1989

Live in Detroit 1991