Bonny (song)


Bonny (song)

Infobox Single
Name = Bonny - Highway to Hell


Artist = AC/DC
from Album = ""
B-side = "Hells Bells" (live), "The Jack" (live)
Released = 1992
Format = CD
Recorded = 1992
Genre = Hard rock
Length = 1:03 min
Label = ATCO
Producer = Bruce Fairbairn
Chart position =
Last single = "Highway to Hell (live) / Hells Bells (live)" (1992)
This single = "Bonny - Highway to Hell (live)" (1992)
Next single = "Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap (live) / Shoot to Thrill (live)" (1992)
Infobox Song
Name = Bonny

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Artist = AC/DC
Album = , Disc 2
Released = October 27, 1992
track_no = 8
Recorded = 1990- 1991
Genre = Hard rock
Length = 1:03
Writer = Angus Young, Malcolm Young
Label = Epic Records
Producer = Harry Vanda, George Young
[ Chart position = ]
prev = Let There Be Rock
prev_no = 7
next = Highway to Hell
next_no = 9

"Bonny" is a song performed by Australian hard rock band AC/DC, based on the traditional Scottish ballad "The Bonnie Banks O' Loch Lomond" and played as a tribute to the band's original lead singer, Bon Scott. This song was featured on AC/DC's live album, . Those who listen carefully can hear the fans sing the ballad. Only Angus Young plays the riff to this song.

Fling Thing

"Bonny" was originally called "Fling Thing." It was recorded during the "Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap" sessions, and was released as a b-side of the single "Jailbreak." It was performed in Glasgow in 1978 for AC/DC's album, "If You Want Blood You've Got It," but it was omitted from the album. After original lead singer Bon Scott's tragic death in 1980, the song was renamed "Bonny." "Fling Thing," meanwhile, both studio and live, now exist on some bootlegs.

Lyrics

: "Oh, ye'll tak the high road, and I'll take the low road," : "And I'll be in Scotland afore ye;" : "But me and my true love will never meet again" : "On the bonnie, bonnie banks o' Loch Lomond"

ee also

*Bon Scott
*Loch Lomond
*Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park

External links

* [http://www.acdccentral.com/lyrics.html#BONNY Lyrics for Bonny at acdccentral.com]


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