Malcolm Young AC/DC co-founder passed away
AC / DC co-founder Malcolm Young passed away. Today, on November 18, 2017, at the age of 64, passed one of the world’s most appreciated rhythmic guitarists featured with his colleagues at the Rock Hall of Fame of Rrok and Roll. The guitarist struggled for a long time with dementia.
The band sent this news to millions of fans:
With deep sadness AC / DC should announce today the passing away from the life of Malcolm Young. Malcolm, along with Angus, was the founder and creator of the AC / DC group. with great dedication and engagement it was the force that brought the group forward. As a guitarist, composer and visionary he was a unique and perfectionist. Always persist in his beliefs, saying exactly what you needed. He was a proud man for all he tried to accomplish. It was close to fans like no one else. His brother, Angus, closed the message:As a brother I find it very difficult to express in words the meaning that has been to me during life, our relationship was unique and very special. He has left behind an extraordinary legacy he will always give us. Malcolm Young was one of the best rhythmic guitarists in the world. along with his AC / DC group colleagues, he has been in the Hall of Fame since 2003.born on January 6, 1953 in Glasgow, Scotland, Malcolm Young emigrated with his family to Australia. in 1973 in Sidney he formed the group together with his youngest Angus brother. After making some changes, the band released the first album in 1975 under the title of “High Voltage” as vocalist Bon Scott.It’s a Long Wave to the Top “became the first international AC / DC success, coming out of the second album” T.N.T. “.In the past after the Black Ice World Tour tour, the guitarist was diagnosed with lung cancer, but managed to overcome it due to a treatment in the first stage of the disease. Malcolm had heart problems by holding a cardiac stimulant in the body. Having suffered from dementia he was officially withdrawn from the group three years ago. His latest live concert with the band has been in Bilbao in Spain in 2010.