AC/DC Songs On Charts Following Malcolm Young's Death
AC/DC's songs have surged on the Billboard Hot Rock Songs chart following the death of co-founder and guitarist Malcolm Young on Nov. 18.
The 1990 hit "Thunderstruck" sits at No. 6 with 6,000 downloads (up 73 per cent) and 4.1 million U.S. streams (up 33 per cent) in the week ending Nov. 23, according to Nielsen Music.
Here are the other AC/DC's songs on Hot Rock Songs this week:
- “Back in Black," No. 11
- “You Shook Me All Night Long," No. 15
- “Highway to Hell," No. 18
- “T.N.T.," No. 23
- “Hells Bells," No. 24
AC/DC's Back In Black sold 7,000 equivalent album units in the week ending Nov. 23, including 3,000 from actual album sales, an increase of 127 per cent.
Young died at the age of 64. His bandmates gathered for a church memorial service in Sydney, Australia on Tuesday.
Original article by Sam Valorose at iHeartRadio