One of the biggest hits from their 1987 album Hysteria, Pour Some Sugar On Me was a last-minute inclusion, written quickly around a single riff. The lyrics are mostly nonsense, expanded from the first line “love is like a bomb”.
This “demolition” video features one-armed drummer Rick Allen masterfully using his new electronic drum kit as well as the late Steve Clark on lead guitar.. The vid was originally not released in the US, due to budget constraints. Instead the video features a live performance.
MTV ranked this #1 in the “Top 100 Videos Of All Time” in 1991.