Stiff Upper Lip (song)

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"Stiff Upper Lip"
Single by AC/DC
from the album Stiff Upper Lip
B-side "Hard as a Rock" (Live), "Ballbreaker" (Live)
Released April 2000 (UK only)
Format CD
Recorded 1999 (CDSTIFF 100)
Genre Hard rock, blues rock
Length 3:34
Label Eastwest
Songwriter(s) Angus Young, Malcolm Young
Producer(s) George Young, AC/DC
AC/DC singles chronology
"Cover You in Oil"
"Stiff Upper Lip"
"Safe in New York City"
"Cover You in Oil"
"Stiff Upper Lip"
"Safe in New York City"
Music video
"Stiff Upper Lip" on YouTube

"Stiff Upper Lip" is a song by rock band AC/DC. This song is on their 2000 album Stiff Upper Lip, and it is composed by Angus and Malcolm Young. The song was released as a single, and topped the Billboard Hot Mainstream Rock Tracks chart. It was performed on Saturday Night Live on 18 March 2000.

Also performed by "ROCK PARA CANTAR" on their album "Clasicos Del Rock Para Cantar: Vol .47" Released "2015"

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Stiff Upper Lip" – 3:34
  2. "Hard as a Rock" (Live) – 4:48
  3. "Ballbreaker" (Live) – 4:38

Music video[edit]

The music video, directed by Andy Morahan,[1] starts with the band driving down the street in a red 1997 Hummer H1 when they get caught in a traffic jam. They then pull into a back alley, get out of the car, and begin to play the song on the street. The song that the band was listening to before the car jam was "It's a Long Way to the Top (If You Wanna Rock 'n' Roll)", a song released when the late Bon Scott was a member of the band.



  1. ^ "AC/DC – 'Stiff upper lip'". (video). ASG. 1998–2017. Retrieved 29 January 2017. 

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Preceded by
"No Leaf Clover" by Metallica
Billboard Mainstream Rock Tracks number-one single
11 March 2000 – 1 April 2000
Succeeded by
"Kryptonite" by 3 Doors Down