• AC/DC's ‘Power Up' Charges In at No. 1 on Billboard 200 Albums Chart

    4 days ago - By Billboard

    AC/DC 's Power Up debuts at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart, giving the legendary rock band its third chart-topping set.
    The new studio effort was released via Columbia Records on Nov. 13 and starts with 117,000 equivalent album units earned in the U.S. in the week ending Nov. 19, according to Nielsen Music. AC/DC previously hit No. 1 with 2008's Black Ice and 1981's For Those About to Rock. All told, Power Up is AC/DC's 26th charting album, and 10th top 10.
    Also in the top 10, Future and Lil Uzi Vert 's first collaborative album, Pluto x Baby Pluto , debuts at No. 2, Chris...
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  • AC/DC's ANGUS YOUNG Says MALCOLM YOUNG Had A 'Natural Gift' For Writing Great Rock And Roll Songs

    4 days ago - By Blabber Mouth

    In a new interview with France's Heavy1 TV, AC/DC guitarist Angus Young spoke about "Realize", the opening song on the band's latest album, "Power Up". He said : "'Realize', I remember working with Mal [late AC/DC rhythm guitarist Malcolm Young], and we worked on that track. We spent a fair bit of time on it. It was another strong idea that he had. For me, I knew how much he really liked it. I remember when we originally were writing it, the effort that he put in and how he built it up. The thing is, I remember we had the music side of it together, how we wanted to do it. And he gave me...
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