T.N.T. (song)

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"T.N.T."
Single by AC/DC
from the album T.N.T.
B-side "Rocker"
Released March 1, 1976
Format 7"
Recorded 1975
Genre Hard rock
Length 3:34
Label Albert Productions
Writer(s) Angus Young
Malcolm Young
Bon Scott
Producer(s) Harry Vanda, George Young
AC/DC singles chronology
"It's a Long Way to the Top (If You Wanna Rock 'n' Roll)"
(1975)
"T.N.T."
(1976)
"Jailbreak"
(1976)

"T.N.T." is a single released in 1976 by the hard rock band AC/DC, taken from their Australian album T.N.T. and the international version of High Voltage. The song was written by Bon Scott, Angus Young and Malcolm Young. It peaked at No.11 on the Australian Kent Music Report Singles Chart.[1]

A slightly modified line from the song, "Lock up your daughters", was used as the title of AC/DC's first headlining tour of Great Britain in 1976 after the band's move from Melbourne, Australia, to London, earlier that year. "T.N.T." later appeared on Live and the Live: 2 CD Collector's Edition, with Brian Johnson providing vocals.

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Anthrax[edit]

"T.N.T."
Anthrax TNT.jpg
"T.N.T." cover
Song by Anthrax from the album Anthems
Released February 22, 2013
Genre Hard rock
Length 3:37
Label Megaforce
Producer Anthrax, Jay Ruston, Rob Caggiano
Anthems track listing
"Anthem"
(1)
"T.N.T."
(2)
"Smokin'"
(3)

The Anthrax cover of this song was released on their 2013 covers EP Anthems. The song premiered online on February 22, 2013 prior to the album's release on March 19, 2013.[5][6]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Kent, David (1993). Australian Chart Book 1970–1992. St Ives, NSW: Australian Chart Book Ltd. ISBN 0-646-11917-6.  Note: Used for Australian Singles and Albums charting from 1974 until Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) created their own charts in mid-1988. In 1992, Kent back calculated chart positions for 1970–1974.
  2. ^ "Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 4 Soundtrack Song List - IGN FAQs". Faqs.ign.com. Retrieved 2012-08-13. 
  3. ^ "Clear Channel Banned Songs". snopes.com. Retrieved 2012-08-13. 
  4. ^ Saulnier, Jason (30 September 2011). "Mark Evans Interview". Music Legends. Retrieved 6 May 2013. 
  5. ^ http://ultimateclassicrock.com/anthrax-ac-dc-tnt/
  6. ^ http://loudwire.com/anthrax-cover-acdc-t-n-t-exclusive-song-premiere/

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