Back in Black

~ Recording by AC/DC

Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.6 Back in Black 4:13 Back in Black AC/DC Atlantic (Warner Music imprint) SD 16018
1.6 Back in Black 4:16 Back in Black AC/DC ATCO Records CS-16018
1.6 Back in Black 4:15 Back in Black AC/DC Atlantic (Warner Music imprint) K 50735
1.6 Back in Black 4:15 Back in Black AC/DC Albert Productions APLP-046
1.6 Back in Black 4:15 Back in Black AC/DC Atlantic (Warner Music imprint) ATL 50 735, SD 16018
1.6 Back in Black 4:13 Back in Black AC/DC Atlantic (Warner Music imprint) S 90.273
1.6 Back in Black 4:13 Back in Black AC/DC Atlantic (Warner Music imprint) XSD 16018
1.6 Back in Black 4:15 Back in Black AC/DC Atlantic (Warner Music imprint) 16018-2, 250 735, 7567-81472-2
1.6 Back in Black 4:15 Back in Black AC/DC Atlantic (Warner Music imprint) 050 735, 16018-2
1.6 Back in Black 4:15 Back in Black AC/DC Albert Productions CD 431046
1.6 Back in Black 4:15 Back in Black AC/DC Atlantic (Warner Music imprint) 20P2-2433
2.3 Back in Black 4:17 Classic Rock 1966–1988 Various Artists Atlantic (Warner Music imprint) 781 935-2
1.6 Back in Black 4:15 Back in Black AC/DC Albert Productions 465254 2
1.6 Back in Black 4:15 Back in Black AC/DC ATCO Records 7567-92418-2
1.6 Back in Black 4:16 Back in Black AC/DC ATCO Records 92418-2
1.6 Back in Black 4:16 Back in Black AC/DC Albert Productions 4770892
5.6 Back in Black 4:16 Bonfire AC/DC EastWest CD 62119
5.6 Back in Black 4:16 Bonfire AC/DC EastWest 62119-2
4.6 Back in Black 4:18 Bonfire AC/DC Albert Productions 7243 8 23766 2 0
5.6 Back in Black 4:16 Bonfire AC/DC EastWest 7559-62119-2
1.6 Back in Black 4:16 Back in Black AC/DC EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) 7243 4 95153 2 1
1.1 Back in Black 4:18 Back in Black AC/DC Elektra (1950–1989, revived 2009–06-01; read annotations before use) 7567-92418-5
8.6 Back in Black 4:15 AC/DC in the 20th Century AC/DC Elektra Entertainment (renamed from Elektra 1989–2004; revived as Elektra 2009-06-01) 7559 62589-2
8.6 Back in Black 4:15 Box Set AC/DC Albert Productions 82876866442
1.6 Back in Black 4:15 Back in Black AC/DC Albert Productions, Epic EK 80207
1.6 Back in Black 4:15 Back in Black AC/DC Albert Productions, Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 510765 2
1.6 Back in Black 4:15 Back in Black AC/DC Epic EPC 510765 2
5.6 Back in Black 4:16 Bonfire AC/DC Epic EPC 510774 2
1.6 Back in Black 4:15 Back in Black AC/DC Epic E 80207
1.6 Back in Black 4:15 Back in Black AC/DC Epic CEK 80207
1.6 Back in Black 4:15 Back in Black AC/DC Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 69699 80207 2
1.6 Back in Black 4:16 Back in Black AC/DC Albert Productions, Festival Mushroom Records (label has FMR with a little speaker on top) 336492
1.6 Back in Black 4:15 Back in Black AC/DC Albert Productions 338542
1.54 Back in Black 4:16 100 Hits Hard'n'Heavy Various Artists RMG Records RMG 1351 MP3
1.6 Back in Black 4:15 Back in Black AC/DC Epic, Albert Productions EN 90828
2.6 Back in Black 4:16 Back in Black AC/DC Epic, Albert Productions EN 90828
8.6 Back in Black 4:15 Box Set AC/DC Albert Productions C22364
1.6 Back in Black 4:15 Back in Black AC/DC Sony Music Japan International Inc. (Do not use as a label, see the annotation.) SICP 1707
1.6 Back in Black 4:13 Back in Black AC/DC Albert Productions, Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 5107651
1.5 Back in Black 4:17 Iron Man 2 AC/DC Albert Productions, Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 88697 69168 2
1.5 Back in Black 4:17 Iron Man 2 AC/DC Albert Productions, Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 88697 66214 2
1.5 Back In Black 4:17 Iron Man 2 AC/DC
1.5 Back in Black 4:17 Iron Man 2 AC/DC Albert Productions, Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 88697 60952 2
1.6 Back in Black 4:16 Back in Black AC/DC Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) [none]
5.6 Back in Black 4:16 Bonfire AC/DC Epic
7.6 Back in Black 4:15 The Collection AC/DC
8.6 Back in Black 4:16 The Complete Collection AC/DC
1.6 Back in Black 4:15 Back in Black AC/DC Epic, Legacy (Legacy Recordings)
5.6 Back in Black 4:15 Bonfire AC/DC Epic
1.6 Back in Black 4:15 Back in Black AC/DC Atlantic (Warner Music imprint) CD 16018
1.6 Back in Black 4:15 Back in Black AC/DC Atlantic (Warner Music imprint) 7567-81472-2
1.6 Back in Black 4:16 Back In Black AC/DC Atlantic (Warner Music imprint) 050 735, A2 16018
Promotion
1.8 Back in Black 4:18 Ballbreakers: 17 Classic Tracks AC/DC EastWest SAM 1693
1.6 Back in Black 4:18 Bonfire Sampler AC/DC EastWest PRCD 9941-2
Bootleg
1.2 Back in Black 4:15 Hell Best AC/DC
1.7 Back in Black 4:17 Their Hits 1975-1995 AC/DC
1.12 Back in Black 4:15 The Best of AC/DC AC/DC
1.1 Back In Black 4:14 Nulle Part Ailleurs LIVE 01 AC/DC
1.1 Back in Black 4:18 Gold Album 1974-2000 AC/DC
1.4 Back in Black 4:15 40 Greatest Metal Songs Various Artists
1.7 Back in Black 4:17 Warning! High Voltage (Greatest Hits!) AC/DC Atlantic (fake label, for Russian or other bootlegs/counterfeits/pirated releases only), Star Mark 15137-1/2
1.7 Back in Black 4:17 Greatest Hell's Hits AC/DC Star Mark
1.17 Back in Black 4:11 2000 Collection AC/DC
1.5 Back in Black ?:?? 2016-09-14: Madison Square Garden, New York, NY, USA AC/DC
1.11 Back in Black 4:12 Alias: The Soundtrack: Best of Season 2 Various Artists
1.1 Back in Black 4:18 Best of AC/DC AC/DC
2.8 Back in Black 4:16 Platinum Hits AC/DC Halahup Records HAL024
2.1 Back in Black 4:18 The Best AC/DC
2.10 Back in Black 4:15 The Collection AC/DC

Relationships

drums: Phil Rudd
guitar [lead guitar]: Angus Young (member of AC/DC)
guitar [rhythm guitar]: Malcolm Young (Guitar player for AC/DC)
bass: Cliff Williams
engineer: Tony Platt (1980-04 – 1980-05)
mixer: Brad Samuelsohn
producer: Robert John “Mutt” Lange
vocals: Brian Johnson (AC/DC lead singer)
phonographic copyright by: Albert Productions (1980)
Leidseplein Presse B.V. (not for release label use!) (1980)
recorded at: Compass Point Studios in Nassau, Bahamas (1980-04 – 1980-05)
mash-ups: Back in Blackened by Wax Audio
Back in the Episode (Dr. Dre feat. Snoop Dogg vs. AC/DC) by Inhumanz
Freak On (AC/DC vs. Missy Elliott) (part of a “As Heard on Radio Soulwax, Part 6” DJ‐mix) by 2 Many DJ’s
Pwn Monkey (Jonathan Coulton vs. … Well, Everyone) by The Evolution Control Committee
Rock in Black by Go Home Productions
Rock in Black (Queen vs. ACDC) by Go Home Productions
Stayin’ in Black by Wax Audio
sampled by: Dope Beat by Boogie Down Productions
I'm So by Malice feat. Ryval
Rocked by Rape by The Evolution Control Committee
Sweetest Perfection (Fettdog "Sweetest Imperfection" mashup) by Depeche Mode
part of: The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 187)
recording of: Back in Black

Back in Black

writer: Brian Johnson (AC/DC lead singer)
Angus Young (member of AC/DC)
Malcolm Young (Guitar player for AC/DC)
publisher: J. Albert & Son
J. Albert & Son (USA) Inc.
J. Albert & Son Pty. Ltd.
J. Albert Ltd. (1980)
Marks Music (1980)
Zomba Management and Publishers Ltd. (1980)
is the basis for: Rock'n Roll Dance
later parody versions: Back Intact