"It's a Long Way to the Top (If You Wanna Rock 'n' Roll)" as written by and Angus Young Malcolm Young....
Ridin' down the highway
Goin' to a show
Stop in all the byways
Playin' rock 'n' roll
Gettin' robbed
Gettin' stoned
Gettin' beat up
Broken boned
Gettin' had
Gettin' took
I tell you folks
It's harder than it looks

It's a long way to the top if you wanna rock 'n' roll
It's a long way to the top if you wanna rock 'n' roll
If you think it's easy doin' one night stands
Try playin' in a rock roll band
It's a long way to the top if you wanna rock 'n' roll

Hotel motel
Make you wanna cry
Lady do the hard sell
Know the reason why
Gettin' old
Gettin' grey
Gettin' ripped off
Under-paid
Gettin' sold
Second hand
That's how it goes
Playin' in a band

It's a long way to the top if you wanna rock 'n' roll
It's a long way to the top if you wanna rock 'n' roll
If you wanna be a star of stage and screen
Look out it's rough and mean

It's a long way to the top if you wanna rock 'n' roll
It's a long way to the top if you wanna rock 'n' roll
It's a long way to the top if you wanna rock 'n' roll
It's a long way to the top if you wanna rock 'n' roll

Well it's a long way
It's a long way, you should've told me
It's a long way, such a long way



Lyrics submitted by AirCav1stOfThe9th, edited by Mellow_Harsher

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    General CommentThis version, in my personal opinion is far better than AC/DC's original. The slight differences in Bass and of course, the pipes, help in making it a very unique blend of the original's lyrics with The Murphy's attitude.
    The-Dullahanon October 26, 2007   Link
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    General CommentThis is NOT better than AC/DC's. You are dumb. There is no way, despite their awesomeness, that DKM could do a better cover of this song better than AC/DC's original. Angus Young will forever be a legend.
    dhawkon March 15, 2008   Link
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    General CommentI love the dkm but acdc's version is better. Both bands r awsome though
    Nextgreatoneon May 01, 2009   Link

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