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# Rock

Bio

AC/DC are an Australian rock band formed in 1973 by Scottish-born brothers Malcolm and Angus Young. Their music has been described as hard rock, blues rock, and heavy metal. The group have said they are "a rock and roll band, nothing more, nothing less.

Life & Career

AC/DC have sold more than 200 million records worldwide, including 71.5 million albums in the United States, making them the tenth highest-selling artist in the United States and the 14th best selling artist worldwide. "Back in Black" has sold an estimated 50 million units worldwide, making it the third-highest-selling album by any artist, and the highest-selling album by any band. The album has sold 22 million units in the US, where it is the sixth-highest-selling album of all time. AC/DC ranked fourth on VH1's list of the "100 Greatest Artists of Hard Rock" and were named the seventh "Greatest Heavy Metal Band of All Time" by MTV. In 2004, AC/DC ranked No. 72 on the Rolling Stone list of the "100 Greatest Artists of All Time". Producer Rick Rubin, who wrote an essay on the band for the Rolling Stone list, referred to AC/DC as "the greatest rock and roll band of all time". In 2010, VH1 ranked AC/DC number 23 in its list of the "100 Greatest Artists of All Time".

Greatest Hits

Back In Black - Back In Black
Highway to Hell - Highway to Hell
Thunderstruck - The Razors Edge
T.N.T. - High Voltage
You Shook Me All Night Long - Back In Black

Achievements

"War Machine" - Melhor Performance de Hard Rock - Grammy - 2010

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Highway to Hell

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Released: 1979-07-27
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High Voltage

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Released: 1976-04-30
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Back In Black

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Released: 1980-07-25