The Song That Changed Rock Music Forever

The Song That Changed Rock Music Forever
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The iconic video of AC/DC performing "Thunderstruck" stands as a watershed moment in the history of rock music. Shot during their live performance, it captures the band at the peak of their electrifying energy. Angus Young's lightning-fast guitar riffs and Brian Johnson's powerhouse vocals combine in an unforgettable display of raw, unadulterated rock 'n' roll. This performance not only showcased AC/DC's unparalleled stage presence but also set a new standard for live rock concerts. Its intense energy, charismatic musicianship, and unforgettable visuals forever altered the expectations of what a rock performance could be, leaving an indelible mark on the genre and solidifying AC/DC's status as legends of rock.



“Thunderstruck” was released as a single this month in 1990 — and rock hasn’t been the same since.

♬ original sound - AC/DC