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Release date: July 1980
Style: Hard rock, Blues rock

Rating:

8.9 | 798 votes

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01. Hells Bells
02. Shoot To Thrill
03. What Do You Do For Money Honey
04. Given The Dog A Bone
05. Let Me Put My Love Into You
06. Back In Black
07. You Shook Me All Night Long
08. Have A Drink On Me
09. Shake A Leg
10. Rock And Roll Ain't Noise Pollution

Top 20 albums of 1980: 2

Reviews (2)
Lyrics (10)

Guest review by
Gorey

Rating:
10
" He is unique, we don't want someone that would just be a Bon wannabe". These were the words -with the present tense- Angus Young used for his friend Bon Scott during a press conference in 1980.The whole world was learning the death of the legendary and brilliant singer Ronald Belford Scott, 33 years old, by suffocation. Dismay was ib the place, and yet Angus, Malcolm, Cliff and Phil decided to continue the trip ACDC, encouraged by the parents of the defucnt singer.But how can one go on when he's just lost a friend, a brother? The answer was brought up by a kid from Newcastle. Brian Johnson, who was until then the lead singer in Geordie, quickly integrated the bandthat came back to work and released the same year Back In Black, their balck album.

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published 07.06.2004 | Comments (8)

Guest review by
stratorock666

Rating:
9.0
Now before I start this review I have to admit, on hearing this album for the first time I thought Brian Johnson's vocals were way to shrieky and high pitched in places and this almost immediately turned me off the album. However on second listen I realsied just how good a vocalist this guy was, how EFFECTIVE a vocalist he is and actually focused on the songs; boy was I blown away. I had listened to "perfect" (or as close to "perfect" as any album can really get) albums before, but even so, the quality and sheer power of this album stunned me, as I am sure it will continue to do for many more people out there.

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published 12.01.2007 | Comments (10)

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Pelagial - 02.03.2012 at 19:44  
Rating: 10 The best of AC/DC a masterpiece the only really good album of the band
Neiluria - 01.06.2012 at 02:41  
Rating: 10 Timeless !
Big-Al - 02.08.2012 at 17:19  
Rating: 10 Easily "one of" everyone's favourite AC/DC albums.
Troy Killjoy - 02.08.2012 at 17:24  
 
Written by Big-Al on 02.08.2012 at 17:19
Easily "one of" everyone's favourite AC/DC albums.

Easily "one of" the most annoying spam posts I've seen in a while. You don't have to say the same thing on every album page.
Mr. Doctor - 02.08.2012 at 20:30  
 
Written by Troy Killjoy on 02.08.2012 at 17:24
You don't have to say the same thing on every album page.


Maybe it's a witty attempt at saying that all AC/DC classic albums sound pretty much alike!


BAZINGA!
Troy Killjoy - 02.08.2012 at 20:32  
 
Written by Mr. Doctor on 02.08.2012 at 20:30
BAZINGA!

In that case, I'd say carry on, because that's more than accurate.
Ozman - 02.08.2012 at 22:04  
Rating: 8
Written by Mr. Doctor on 02.08.2012 at 20:30

Written by Troy Killjoy on 02.08.2012 at 17:24
You don't have to say the same thing on every album page.


Maybe it's a witty attempt at saying that all AC/DC classic albums sound pretty much alike!


BAZINGA!


But then again Razor's Edge is totally NOT a classic AC/DC album And Back In Black was their last truly good one.
Big-Al - 03.08.2012 at 16:29  
Rating: 10
Written by Ozman on 02.08.2012 at 22:04

Written by Mr. Doctor on 02.08.2012 at 20:30

Written by Troy Killjoy on 02.08.2012 at 17:24
You don't have to say the same thing on every album page.


Maybe it's a witty attempt at saying that all AC/DC classic albums sound pretty much alike!

BAZINGA!



But then again Razor's Edge is totally NOT a classic AC/DC album And Back In Black was their last truly good one.
Razor's Edge is their best album to date since Back in Black.
Ozman - 03.08.2012 at 19:41  
Rating: 8
Quote:
Written by Big-Al on 03.08.2012 at 16:29


Razor's Edge is their best album to date since Back in Black.


Nope that would be For Those About To Rok, and if if it were the best since Back In Black it is still an atrocious little monster
NocturnalStalker - 05.09.2012 at 17:56  
Rating: 9 For me this album is the finest example of dirty and hard rock'n'roll filled to the brim with smashing hits. Indeed, "rock'n'roll ain't noise pollution".
SantiagoHdez - 14.12.2014 at 00:20  
Rating: 10 In my opinion, this is the best hard rock album ever. It changed my life and introduced me into "hard" music.
Ace Frawley - 14.12.2014 at 12:44  
Rating: 8
Written by SantiagoHdez on 14.12.2014 at 00:20

In my opinion, this is the best hard rock album ever. It's changed my life and introduced me into "hard" music.


This one is good but for me, Rocks by Aerosmith is my favourite rock album.

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