"Renowned for his musical prowess, Malcolm was a songwriter, guitarist, performer, producer and visionary who inspired many", the statement said.
Angus Young may have received a bunch of attention as lead guitar on his on-stage antics, but make no mistake that a big part of AC/DC's sound is thanks to Malcolm Young's chugging, powerful rhythm guitar. "As a brother, it is hard for me to say with words what he has meant in my life".
"He leaves behind an enormous legacy that will live on forever", the band said. Malcolm suffered from alcoholism in the late 1980s and missed much of the "Blow Up Your Video" tour, but became sober and rejoined the band, remaining until his illness forced him to leave officially in 2014. "Malcolm, job well done".
Arkansas fires athletic director Jeff Long
Long was the chairman of the College Football Playoff selection committee from 2014-16 and still serves on the committee. Long has been Arkansas' athletic director since 2008 when he replaced Frank Broyles.
Stars and music legends took to social media to share their condolences and pay tribute to the rock icon.
"It is a sad day in rock and roll", van Halen wrote. "Malcolm was the heart and soul of AC/DC and as fine an example as any to rhythm guitarists everywhere".
The members of AC/DC were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2003. For the first time I'd seen him disorganized, being confused about a lot of things.
Malcolm is survived by his wife O'Linda, children Cara and Ross, three grandchildren, a sister and a brother, the band said.
Young, along with his brother Angus, founded the legendary rock band in 1975 in Australia. Well-wishes can be sent to the family via a special memorial website, which will be available next week. What was your favourite song?
Trump's administration on Thursday said it would allow game hunters to enter the U.S. with trophies from Zimbabwe and Zambia. On Friday, Pacelle said, "Grateful to President Trump for reassessing elephant and lion trophy hunting imports".
An exhausting legal fight that droned on for months between Ezekiel Elliott and the National Football League is finally over. Jones said after last week's loss to Atlanta he is not anxious about his running back being away from the team for so long.
One of the Fiat 500s that carried Pope Francis around NY during his US visit fetched a reported $300,000 from a philanthropist. The particular Lambo Huracan RWD donated to the Pope was the result of an idea pushed by the ad agency Riptide, Milan.
Now customers can pre-order their Amazon Echo devices from Amazon Canada whose shipping will begin on December 5th. After a few years of waiting, Amazon Alexa and the Echo lineup of devices is officially coming to Canada.
Supreme Court unanimously agreeing past year to make it more hard to convict politicians on corruption charges in U.S. v. Though we don't yet have a full sense of the deliberations, the New Jersey lawmaker likely benefited from the U.S.
The internals, though, are all the same, and for the most part the majority of the features are too as it is the same software. OnePlus co-founder even took the opportunity to have a jab at Apple by claiming that some phones even cost more than $1,000.
Fonseca was released on a $1,500 bail Thursday evening, and after the story went viral, Neh's Facebook post has been removed. "I drive it all the time on a daily basis", Forsenca said , adding that she shares the truck with her husband.
The Palestinian was identified as Ezzedin Karaja, 17, from Hebron-district town of Halhul in the southern West Bank. Israeli doctors confirmed that both settlers who were hit suffered mild to moderate injuries.
They must find oxygen to figure out if it could be a good host planet for human colonisation or whether life already exists there. More exoplanets are being discovered by astronomers due in part to tools like HARP and ESO's Extremely Large Telescope .
North Korea 'building ballistic missile submarine'
The problem is common among defectors, the professor said, but may not be reflective of the North Korean population. North Korean soldiers are then believed to have fired around 40 rounds in a bid to stop him.
Terrorists attack police team in Srinagar, sub-inspector dead
His body reached his native place in the evening and large number of people including men and women gathered at his residence. Later, police came to know that Mugees Ahmad Mir, one of the two militants who had managed to escape, was brought home dead.
Oil prices decline on rising U.S. stockpile
Inventories of rose by roughly 1.9 million barrels for the week ended November 11, missing expectations of a draw of 2.2 barrels. Early yesterday, Brent crude, the worldwide benchmark dropped to $61 from the $64 recorded on November 7.
Nebraska unemployment for October lowest since 1999
The bulk of the increase in leisure and hospitality was attributed to employment increases in food services and drinking places. Unemployment remains historically low in ME , with the rate at or below 4 percent for 25 consecutive months, officials say.
Possible outage affecting iPhone users with AT&T
Numerous reports of problems are showing up on Twitter , as affected customers are reaching out to the company for a solution. AT&T has replied to several customers on the social media site, advising them to turn their phones off and then back on.
Chinese envoy heads to North Korea for rare talks
However, North Korea has been clear in its opposition to diplomatic talks that involve abandoning its nuclear program. China is North Korea's main ally and trading partner, accounting for 90 percent of the isolated state's trade volume.