How much do you know about AC/DC?

ENTERTAINMENT

Brandy

4 Min Quiz

Image: Hal Leonard Performing Arts Publishing Group via youtube

About This Quiz

Take a trip back in time and revisit the iconic music of one of the biggest bands in the world.

Who started the band?

Malcolm and Angus started the band in 1973.

Advertisement

Where did the name AC/DC come from?

The Young brother's sister noticed the abbreviation on her sewing machine. This is where the band name came from.

Advertisement

What is the name of the longest running vocalist in the band?

Brian Johnson is the longest running vocalist for the band although he recently made his exit due to health problems.

Advertisement

What is the name of AC/DC's first album?

AC/DC's first album was called "High Voltage".

Advertisement

After Bon Scott's death, who replaced him?

Brian Johnson replaced Bon. The band briefly considered quitting, but they were urged to continue by Bon Scott's parents.

Advertisement

What is the name of the band's most recent tour?

The band's most recent tour is called the "Rock or Bust World Tour".

Advertisement

Who is the lead vocalist for the 2016 tour after Brian Johnson's exit?

The lead vocalist for the 2016 tour is Axl Rose.

Advertisement

What is the name of the band's drummer?

Chris is the band's drummer. He was only supposed to be temporary at first, but Angus and Malcolm eventually asked him to join the band.

Advertisement

Which AC/DC music video shows a large bell hanging above the stage?

The music video for Hells Bells has a large bell that hangs over the stage as the band performs.

Advertisement

What is the name of the band's bass guitarist?

Cliff is the bass guitarist for the band.

Advertisement

Which member has been in the band the longest?

Angus has been in the band for their entire run.

Advertisement

What song came about after Angus' plane was hit by lightning?

Thunderstruck was recorded after Angus' plane was struck by lightning.

Advertisement

What band did Angus and Malcolm's brother George belong to?

George Young belonged to The Easybeats, also an Australian rock band.

Advertisement

Which band member is known for wearing many different costumes on stage?

Angus is known for wearing costumes on stage. Some costumes include Zorro, Spider-man and his most notable, his school uniform.

Advertisement

Which AC/DC album is the second highest selling album in history?

Back in Black is the second highest selling album in history.

Advertisement

What band has AC/DC opened for?

AC/DC has opened for Black Sabbath.

Advertisement

Who appeared in the video for "Big Gun"?

Arnold Schwarzenegger was in the music video for "Big Gun".

Advertisement

What does the band have named after them in Australia?

The band has a street in Melbourne named after them. It's called ACDC Lane.

Advertisement

What was the first song released after Bon Scott's death?

The first song released after Bon Scott's death was "You Shook Me All Night Long".

Advertisement

What band did Brian Johnson previously belong to?

Brian Johnson previously belonged to Geordie, where he was also the lead vocalist.

Advertisement

What genre does the band always classify themselves as?

They are often referred to by others as the pioneers of heavy metal, but they say that their genre is hard rock.

Advertisement

What rockstar presented AC/DC during their induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame?

Steven Tyler presented AC/DC at their induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Advertisement

What music video includes an inflatable woman behind the band?

The music video for Whole Lotta Rosie includes an inflatable women behind the band as they perform on stage.

Advertisement

What is a common theme in AC/DC's music videos?

A common theme in AC/DC music videos is that they take place on stage.

Advertisement

Where are the Young brothers from?

The Young brother's are from Scotland.

Advertisement

What is shown on the cover of the AC/DC album "Fly on the Wall"?

A fly on the wall is shown on the cover of the album.

Advertisement

What is shown on the album cover for "For Those About to Rock We Salute You"?

There is a cannon on the album cover.

Advertisement

Which member left the band in 2014 due to health problems?

Malcolm left the band due to his diagnosis of dementia.

Advertisement

What was the first album released after Bon Scott's death?

The first album to be released after Bon Scott's death was Back in Black, which was a tribute to him.

Advertisement

In what country is AC/DC known as "Acca Dacca"?

Australia often calls AC/DC "Acca Dacca".

Advertisement

What symbol is in the AC/DC logo?

The symbol in AC/DC's logo is a lightning bolt.

Advertisement

What album is the song "Mistress for Christmas" on?

"Mistress for Christmas" is on the album "The Razors Edge".

Advertisement

Who was the original singer for AC/DC?

Dave Evans was the original singer for AC/DC.

Advertisement

Why did Brian Johnson leave the band?

Brian Johnson left the band after warnings from his doctor that he could potentially go deaf.

Advertisement

"Big Gun" was on the soundtrack for which movie?

"Big Gun" was on the soundtrack for Last Action Hero.

Advertisement

About Zoo

Our goal at Zoo.com is to keep you entertained in this crazy life we all live.

We want you to look inward and explore new and interesting things about yourself. We want you to look outward and marvel at the world around you. We want you to laugh at past memories that helped shape the person you’ve become. We want to dream with you about all your future holds. Our hope is our quizzes and articles inspire you to do just that.

Life is a zoo! Embrace it on Zoo.com.

Explore More Quizzes