Malcolm Young

Malcolm Young

Australian guitarist
Malcolm Mitchell Young was an Australian musician who was the co-founder, rhythm guitarist, backing vocalist and songwriter of the hard rock band AC/DC.Wikipedia
BornJanuary 6, 1953
HometownGlasgow, Scotland
Net worth$100 million
Height5'3" (1.60m)
ChildrenRoss Young , Cara Young
ParentsWilliam Young , Margaret Young


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Thunderstruck in bronze: Glasgow ‘needs a AC/DC statue like in Kirriemuir’

  • For one weekend in May every year, the ‘Wee Red Toon’ of Kirriemuir quadruples in size as AC/DC fans gather from all corners of the globe for three days of rock ‘n’ roll concerts in celebration of the life of the iconic rock ‘n’ roll band’s former frontman Bon Scott.


Band Insist Show Goes On Despite Illness And Arrests

It's been a tumultuous year for veteran rock band ACDC - Last month their drummer Phil Rudd was charged with threatening to kill, while one of their founding members Malcolm Young has had to leave the band after being diagnosed with dementia. But for one of the biggest selling bands of all time the show must go on - and their fifteenth album has just been released. They spoke to our Arts & Entertainment Correspondent Lucy Cotter about life without Malcom.

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