Malcolm Young Net Worth
Malcolm Young Net Worth: Malcolm Young is a Scottish-born Australian guitarist best known as founder, rhythm guitarist, backing vocalist and songwriter for the hard rock band AC/DC. Malcolm Young has a net worth of $100 million dollars. Young was born on January 6, 1953 in Glasgow, Scotland. Young's family emigrated to Australia, settling in Sydney, in 1963. Young founded AC/DC in November 1973 when he was just 20 years old and soon asked his 18 year old brother Angus to join the group as well. As the rhythm guitarist, Malcolm is responsible for the broad sweep of the band's sound, developing many of the band's guitar riffs and co-writing the band's material with Angus. They began national touring in 1974 with singer Dave Evans. AC/DC relocated to the UK in 1976 and began a heavy schedule of international touring and recording. After the death of lead singer Bon Scott in 1980, they recorded their biggest selling album "Back in Black" with singer Brian Johnson. He has remained with the band since its November 1973 inception, barring a brief absence in 1988. In 2003, Young and the other members of AC/DC were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. He is married to Linda Young and together they have two children, Cara and Ross.