Top Celebs: | | | | | | | | Born today | Blog Add celeb

AC/DC
Wiki

Comments 0
Photos
Social media stats
1

359
AC/DC

Founding date

: 1973

Founding place

: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Age

: 44 years ago

Wiki


  • AC/DC are an Australian rock band, formed in 1973 by brothers Malcolm and Angus Young
Founded:1973
How old is AC/DC in 2017? 44 years
Where was AC/DC founded?Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Nationality:Australian


AC/DC facts


  • A hard rock/blues rock band, they have also been considered a heavy metal band, although they have always d믭 their music simply "rock and roll"
  • AC/DC underwent several line-up changes before releasing their first album, High Voltage, in 1975; Malcolm and Angus were the only original members left in the band
  • Membership subsequently stabilised until bassist Mark Evans was replaced by Cliff Williams in 1977 for the album Powerage
  • Within months of recording the album Highway to Hell, lead singer and co-songwriter Bon Scott died on 19 February 1980 after a night of heavy alcohol consumption
  • The group considered disbanding, but buoyed by support from Scott's parents, decided to continue and set about finding a new vocalist
  • Ex-Geordie singer Brian Johnson was auditioned and selected to replace Scott
  • Later that year, the band released the new album, Back in Black, which was made as a tribute to Bon Scott
  • The album launched them to new heights of success and became their all-time best-seller
  • The band's next album, For Those About to Rock We Salute You, was their first album to reach number one in the United States
  • Drummer Phil Rudd was fired in 1983 and replaced by ex-A II Z drummer Simon Wright, who left to join Dio in 1989


Use the comment section below to share your opinion about AC/DC.


Social Media Statistics

See detailed stats »

facebook stats

twitter stats

instagram stats

youtube stats


AC/DC Social Media Accounts


AC/DC is placed 359th on mmobash.ru Social Media Rank
See top celebrities on Social Media


Latest video on Youtube





Comments


Add a Comment


Info source: , social media accounts, users content.
Photo credit:
We do our best for being accurate. If something seems incorrect, please contact us!
There are no comments yet about AC/DC.
Be the first to comment
See Top Musicians on:

See Top Bands on:

Find celebrities birthdays:



Bands:

Metallica, The Beatles, LMFAO, Green Day, Guns N' Roses, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Queen, Paramore, Pink Floyd, Bon Jovi, 5 Seconds of Summer, Nirvana, Wisin & Yandel, Evanescence, Slipknot, System of a Down, The Rolling Stones, Avenged Sevenfold, Bee Gees, Muse

Musicians:

50CentVEVO, Metallica, The Beatles, LMFAO, Green Day, Guns N' Roses, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Queen, Paramore, Pink Floyd, Bon Jovi, Nirvana, BANGTANTV, Wisin & Yandel, ArjonaOficial, Maher Zain, chayanneVEVO, ibighit, CelineDionVEVO, Evanescence