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AC/DC’s Brian Johnson Spills On Being Replaced By Axl Rose

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Rock band AC/DC rapidly dropped singer Brian Johnson from their ranks after discovering that Johnson risked losing his hearing if he continued to tour. After getting replaced by Axl Rose of Guns N’ Roses for the rest of the tour, Johnson has decided to speak up about why he left the band. “I was advised that if I continue to ...

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Axl Rose To Front AC/DC For World Tour

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Rock band AC/DC rapidly dropped singer Brian Johnson from their ranks after discovering that Johnson risked losing his hearing if he continued to tour. The rapid turnover prompted some, including Johnson, to speculate that the rest of the band already had a replacement in mind. Now AC/DC has announced on their website that Guns N’ Roses frontman Axl Rose will ...

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AC/DC’s Brian Johnson Losing Hearing, Booted from Band

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Brian Johnson, AC/DC‘s frontman since 1980, has been kicked out of the famous rock band due to hearing loss. He originally joined the band in 1980 after the death of singer Bon Scott, who was found lifeless after a night of heavy drinking. The rock group called off the remaining 10 shows of their current US tour after Johnson’s doctor warned ...

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‘Head Job’: AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd Sentenced To 8 Months For Death Threat & Drugs

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BandRumors first reported that charges against AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd for “procuring murder” were dropped back in November; however, his recent conviction stems from the lessor charges of threatening to kill a former assistant after his solo record “Head Job” flopped and for possession of meth. Bummer man! According to CNN, Rudd was sentenced to eight months of home detention ...

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Brian Johnson & AC/DC ReadyTo Rock Coachella

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After 40 years of hard-rock superstardom, there aren’t many things AC/DC has yet to try. Headlining the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, as the veteran Australian band will do when the annual blowout kicks off Friday in Indio, is one of them. But if Brian Johnson was nervous about performing at a festival known for its adventurous talent and ...

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BandRumors Best-To-Worst Ranking Of 2015 Grammy Performances

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Music’s biggest night likes to refer to its performances as “moments.” But which Grammy moments were memorable and which were just duds? We count down all 23 from worst to best. Pharrell Williams – “Happy” How do you make the most annoyingly chipper song of all time even worse? Make it terrifyingly weird. Madonna – “Living for Love” Madonna’s performance ...

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Dirty Deeds: Charges Dropped Against AC/DC Drummer Phil Rudd

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According to a Rolling Stone article, charges against  AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd for allegedly trying to hire someone to bump off two men have been dropped. He still faces charges of threatening to extinguish a life and possession of methamphetamine and cannabis. One day after AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd was arrested for allegedly attempting to procure the murders of two men, the ...

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