"Thunderstruck" as written by and Angus Mckinnon Young Malcolm Mitchell Young....
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I was caught
In the middle of a railroad track (thunder)
I looked round
And I knew there was no turning back (thunder)
My mind raced
And I thought what could I do (thunder)
And I knew
There was no help, no help from you (thunder)

Sound of the drums
Beatin' in my heart
The thunder of guns
Tore me apart
You've been thunderstruck

Rode down the highway
Broke the limit, we hit the town
Went down to Texas, yeah Texas
And we had some fun
We met some girls
Some dancers who gave a good time
Broke all the rules, played all the fools
Yeah, yeah, they, they, they blew our minds

I was shakin' at the knees
Could I come again please?
Yeah the ladies were too kind
You've been thunderstruck, thunderstruck
Yeah yeah yeah, thunderstruck

Oh, thunderstruck, yeah
Now we're shaking at the knees
Could I come again please?

Thunderstruck, thunderstruck
Yeah yeah yeah, thunderstruck
Thunderstruck, yeah, yeah, yeah

Said yeah, it's alright
We're doing fine
Yeah, it's alright
We're doing fine
(So fine)

Thunderstruck, yeah, yeah, yeah,
Thunderstruck, thunderstruck, thunderstruck
Whoa baby, baby, thunderstruck
You've been thunderstruck, thunderstruck
Thunderstruck, thunderstruck, thunderstruck
You've been thunderstruck

Lyrics submitted by Demau Senae, edited by schnauf

"Thunderstruck" as written by Malcolm Young Angus Young

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  • +2
    General Commentin case anyone was wondering that kick ass intro goes

    e--4--0--8--0--4--0--8--0--4--0--8--0 play till change

    e--5--0--9--0--5--0--9--0--5--0--9--0 then


    angus young rocks my world
    drewsar-p944on March 27, 2003   Link
  • +2
    metallica_fanon November 13, 2004   Link
  • +1
    General CommentLike every AC/DC song, it's just about havin a good time.

    But the intro is on the B string, not the E string.
    RyleyFon April 07, 2004   Link
  • +1
    General Commentthis song was played during the presentation of the Stanley Cup. just thought that was pretty nifty
    kolo72on June 14, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General Commentin my thought, this is an awsome song. that beginning riff on the guitar just blows my mind away. i've tried playing it many times and its a lot harder than you'd think to play. its all good though. wicked song though. a classic.
    BitchinSurferon July 10, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Commentactually u are wrong about your lil intro bud....it has pull offs if u want it i'll send it to ya
    Littlebranskin15on June 19, 2003   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthe open notes are pulloffs, but angus actually picks the other notes, which you will see if you watch him play live. often on tab sites you will see the song played as one long hammer/pull-off, which is a lot easier and sounds almost the same as the real thing.
    dukefaceon June 30, 2003   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthis song kicks ass......see the bit where he says "sound of the guns" and the guitar starts in the background, im odd, i think tht bit rocks so much. Its one of their best songs, but not their best
    gnr-acdc-eagleson May 27, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthe into tabbed up there is almost perfect except for being said on the wrong string and it goes

    0h4p0h7p0h5p0h8p0 (each little frase is played more times but i am too lazy to tabbed the rest)

    this is from ultimate-guitar.com, check it out.
    ¿ShAwN?on June 16, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthis is AC DC's answer to Queen's We Will Rock You

    this is always over used by sports events and rodeo's
    Mr. Badguy0077on November 09, 2004   Link

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