Back In Black

by ACDC

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"Back In Black" as recorded by ACDC

Drum sheet music transcribed by James Morton. Immediate PDF download.

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Difficulty Level: Intermediate Genre: Hard Rock

Known for its opening guitar riff, the song was AC/DC’s tribute to their former singer Bon Scott. His replacement Brian Johnson recalled that when the band asked him to write a lyric for this song, “they said, ‘it can’t be morbid – it has to be for Bon and it has to be a celebration.'” The song was ranked No. 4 by VH1 on their list of the 40 Greatest Metal Songs, and in 2009, it was named the second greatest hard rock song of all time by VH1. Phil Rudd on drums.

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