Best AC/DC Songs – Top 10 List All-Time
AC/DC is an Australian (Sydney) rock band and included heavy metal and blues-infused. The founding members of the band consist of brothers Malcolm and Angus Young. After the recording of the album Highway to Hell, Bon Scott died. The lead singer role Scott was replaced by Brian Johnson.
The band had multiple drummers including Phil Rudd, Simon Wright, and Chris Slade. AC/DC is in the top five highest selling bands of all-time. In 2003, AC/DC was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
So what AC/DC song will be number 1? Well, let’s get started!
Best AC/DC Songs
AC/DC song list curated by Matthew Campbell
8. For Those About to Rock (We Salute You)
Released in 1982
On Album For Those About to Rock, We Salute You
The story of the song is based on an ancient salute used by Roman prisoners to be executed in the Colosseum. Did you know that the symbolistic cannons on the album came from Princess Diana’s royal wedding playing on the TV in the background and the band liked it as part of the song and it snowballed from there?
7. Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap
Released in 1976
On Album Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap
The story of the song invites people experiencing problems to either call or visit at home. Then he will personally do things to resolve those problems.
Released in 1990
On Album The Razors Edge
The song went Platinum in the United States and is a staple entrance song for events.
3. Highway to Hell
Released in 1979
On Album Highway to Hell
The backstory of the song comes from the demands of a touring band on the road. The song reached number forty-seven on the Billboard Hot 100.
2. You Shook Me All Night Long
Released in 1980
On Album Back in Black
The story of the song is about a night with a beautiful woman. The song peaked at number thirty-five on the Billboard Hot 100.
1. Back In Black
Released in 1981
On Album Back in Black
Did you know this song is a tribute to their former band member Bon Scott? The song is considered one of the greatest rock songs of all-time and rose to number thirty-seven on the Billboard Hot 100.
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