AC/DC is the Australian band formed in 1973 in Sydney. The band tried to compose their music for rock and confrontational sound. They are famous for wearing school uniforms on stage. The band saw several ups and downs before releasing High Voltage, the 1st album, in 1975. The rough image, frequent traveling and amusing lyrics in songs like "The Jack" and "Big Balls" helped the band gain popularity from all over the globe.
The band may have a stable line-up till Mark Evans was substituted by cliff Williams in 1977. The second album was quite undefeated album “Highway to Hell” within the year 1979. However the stability of the band couldn't last long as Bon Scott, the lead vocal and songwriter died early due to significant alcohol drinking. And with the death of Bon Scott, the band thought of breaking up. However, after that Brian Johnson (ex-Geordie) was selected as the substitute of Bon Scott. The band may become stable once more and created “Back in Black”, the bestselling album.
The next album was titled “For Those about to Rock we Salute You” was a winning album and became No.1 within the top chart in united states. The drummer Phil Rudd had to go away the band which created internal trouble and was changed by Dio drummer Simon Wright, and it was in 1983. However, Phil Rudd came back in 1994 and worked hard to create the band’s latest album in 1995 with the title of “Ballbreaker”. “Stiff upper Lip” was discharged in 2000. In 2008 it released another album titled “Black Ice”.
AC/DC may be a winning band that sold over two hundred million albums. And that they could sell 71 million albums in the U.S. Its album “Back in Black” was sold a predictable 45 million units globally and twenty two million within the united states alone. In 2008 AC/DC worked for another album titled “Black Ice”.
It is sensible to grasp that the band has been ranked 4th on the list of VH1's 100. And it absolutely was declared as seventh "Greatest significant Metal Band of All Time" by MTV. AC/DC is taken into account because it is an influential band for several great musicians nowadays.