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Back In Black
AC/DC 1981 Back Black 45

I keep looking at the sky
Cause it's getting me high
Forget the hearse
Cause I never die

Peak Chart Position
  • peaked at No. 37 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1981
  • peaked at No. 51 on the Billboard Mainstream Rock chart in 1981
  • from the AC/DC album, Back in Black (1980)
  • the song was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
  • ranks #190 on Rolling Stone magazine's 2010 list of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time
  • on the record:
       Brian Johnson- lead vocals
       Angus Young- lead guitar
       Malcolm Young- rhythm guitar, backing vocals
       Cliff Williams- bass guitar, backing vocals
       Phil Rudd- drums
  • the song was AC/DC's tribute to their former singer Bon Scott
  • written by Angus Young, Malcolm Young, Brian Johnson
  • produced by Robert John "Mutt" Lange 
  • recorded at Compass Point Studios, The Bahamas
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