Highway To Hell Released August 1979 | The Official AC/DC Site
AC/DC Today:  Highway To Hell Released August 1979

AC/DC release Highway To Hell on August 3rd, 1979, which became their first top ten hit in the UK and their first top twenty hit in the US.
The album would later become the band's first to sell over a million copies, paving their way to platinum certification in the United States. The album is now certified 7 times platinum in the U.S. with multiple gold and platinum certifications in several other countries as well.
Highway To Hell would unknowingly become the bands final album with front man Bon Scott, who would die an early death in London, February 1980.