Toured with Axl Rose as lead singer following Johnson's forced retirement due to hearing loss
Replaced the late Bon Scott with Brian Johnson, released biggest album of career with Back In Black
Scored international breakthrough with Highway To Hell
Formed in Sydney, Australia
Popular songs include "Highway To Hell" and "You Shook Me All Night Long".
The band were named after the two common forms of electricity, but an urban legend grew that the name was a reference to a '70s-era term for bisexuality.