AC/DC CELEBRATES THE RELEASE OF ONE OF THE BIGGEST ALBUMS OF ALL TIME
AC/DC is one of the biggest bands in the world, they know how to continuously give fans what they want. Over the years they have released video series highlighting each one of their monumental albums. Bicker all you want about Bon Scott vs. Brian Johnson, but Back In Black is the biggest selling album in the band’s catalog.
Song’s like “Hell’s Bells”, “Shoot To Thrill”, the title track “Back In Black” and their cross over hit “You Shook Me All Night Long” have ensured that this album continues to leave its mark on radio, film, TV, and be ever present on album charts the world over.
The album was originally released on July 25th, 1980. It was the first AC/DC album we had as a kid. Sure I knew tracks like “Dirty Deeds”, “Highway To Hell” and “Big Balls”. But this was the album that left a lasting impression on me, and millions of fans worldwide. To the point where any rumor to come out about the band has fans clamoring all over the world.
Here’s the first in AC/DC’s video series covering the release of Back In Black, it focuses on “You Shook Me All Night Long”:
They have also released a live video from 1981 featuring the band playing the track “What Do You Do For Money Honey” off of the album: