Highway to Hell
AC/DC Lyrics


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Living easy, living free
Season ticket on a one-way ride
Asking nothing, leave me be
Taking everything in my stride
Don't need reason, don't need rhyme
Ain't nothing I would rather do
Going down, party time
My friends are gonna be there too, yeah

I'm on the highway to hell
On the highway to hell
Highway to hell
I'm on the highway to hell

No stop signs, speed limit
Nobody's gonna slow me down
Like a wheel, gonna spin it
Nobody's gonna mess me around
Hey Satan, payin' my dues
Playing in a rocking band
Hey mama, look at me
I'm on my way to the promised land, woo

I'm on the highway to hell
Highway to hell
I'm on the highway to hell
Highway to hell

Don't stop me, eh, eh, ooh

I'm on the highway to hell
On the highway to hell
I'm on the highway to hell
On the highway to
Yeah (highway to hell)
I'm on the highway to hell (highway to hell)
Highway to hell (highway to hell)
Highway to hell (highway to hell)

And I'm going down
All the way




Whoa
I'm on the highway to hell

Overall Meaning

The lyrics to AC/DC's song Highway to Hell describe a sense of freedom and rebellion. The singer is living life on their own terms and is unapologetic about it. They don't need a reason or a rhyme to do what they're doing, and they don't want anyone to slow them down. They're going to party with their friends, and they're headed to the "promised land." However, there is a dark side to this freedom. The singer is on the highway to Hell, and they seem to embrace it, even addressing Satan directly and bragging about playing in a rocking band.


There are several themes at play in these lyrics. The first is the idea of individualism and the desire to live life on one's own terms. This is reflected in the line "Living easy, living free." The second theme is a sense of rebellion against authority, represented by the lack of stop signs and speed limits. Finally, there is a sense of fatalism in the lyrics, as the singer seems to embrace their destination on the "highway to Hell." In this way, the song can be seen as a commentary on the youth culture of the time, who were rebelling against social norms and authority figures.


Line by Line Meaning

Living easy, living free
Living a carefree life without any worries or obligations


Season ticket on a one-way ride
Fully committed to a path with no chance of turning back, like a one-way ticket to a destination


Asking nothing, leave me be
Preferring to be left alone and not needing anything from anyone


Taking everything in my stride
Handling any challenges or obstacles that come my way with ease and confidence


Don't need reason, don't need rhyme
Not requiring any justification or explanation for my actions or decisions


Ain't nothing I would rather do
Finding no greater joy or satisfaction than what I am currently doing


Going down, party time
Heading towards a wild and exciting time filled with celebration and enjoyment


My friends are gonna be there too, yeah
Looking forward to having the company of my friends during the party


No stop signs, speed limit
Having the freedom to move forward at full speed without any restrictions or limitations


Nobody's gonna slow me down
No one can hold me back or prevent me from moving forward towards my goals


Like a wheel, gonna spin it
Taking control of my life and moving forward with no certain direction, like a spinning wheel


Nobody's gonna mess me around
Refusing to let anyone interfere or disrupt my journey


Hey Satan, payin' my dues
Acknowledging that there may be consequences or sacrifices to pay for my actions, even to the point of selling my soul to Satan


Playing in a rocking band
Enjoying the thrill of playing music in a band and having others enjoy my performance


Hey mama, look at me
Boasting of my success and accomplishments, seeking validation from loved ones


I'm on my way to the promised land, woo
Believing that I am heading towards a paradise or utopia where everything will be perfect


Don't stop me, eh, eh, ooh
Challenging anyone who tries to halt my progress, declaring to keep moving forward despite any opposition


And I'm going down, all the way, whoa
Acknowledging that I may be heading towards a dark and dangerous path, but still determined to go through with it all the way


I'm on the highway to hell
Embracing a life of sin and rebellion, heading towards damnation and chaos


Highway to hell
Repeating the catchy phrase of the song, emphasizing the theme of the song




Lyrics © Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
Written by: Angus Young, Malcolm Young, Ronald Scott

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@efrainfrancohuaylliriajata7318

Lyrics
Livin' easy
Lovin' free
Season ticket on a one way ride
Askin' nothin'
Leave me be
Takin' everythin' in my stride
Don't need reason
Don't need rhyme
Ain't nothin' that I'd rather do
Goin' down
Party time
My friends are gonna be there too
I'm on the highway to hell
On the highway to hell
Highway to hell
I'm on the highway to hell
No stop signs
Speed limit
Nobody's gonna slow me down
Like a wheel
Gonna spin it
Nobody's gonna mess me around
Hey satan
Payin' my dues
Playin' in a rockin' band
Hey mumma
Look at me
I'm on the way to the promised land
I'm on the highway to hell
Highway to hell
I'm on the highway to hell
Highway to hell
Don't stop me
I'm on the highway to hell
On the highway to hell
Highway to hell
I'm on the highway to hell
(Highway to hell) I'm on the highway to hell
(Highway to hell) highway to hell
(Highway to hell) highway to hell
(Highway to hell)
And I'm goin' down
All the way
I'm on the highway to hell



@aleksandrkrutarchuk4401

Livin' easy
Lovin' free
Season ticket on a one way ride
Askin' nothin'
Leave me be
Takin' everythin' in my stride
Don't need reason
Don't need rhyme
Ain't nothin' that I'd rather do
Goin' down
Party time
My friends are gonna be there too

I'm on the highway to hell
On the highway to hell
Highway to hell
I'm on the highway to hell

No stop signs
Speed limit
Nobody's gonna slow me down
Like a wheel
Gonna spin it
Nobody's gonna mess me around
Hey satan
Payin' my dues
Playin' in a rockin' band
Hey mumma
Look at me
I'm on the way to the promised land

I'm on the highway to hell
Highway to hell
I'm on the highway to hell
Highway to hell
Don't stop me

I'm on the highway to hell
On the highway to hell
Highway to hell
I'm on the highway to hell
(Highway to hell) I'm on the highway to hell
(Highway to hell) highway to hell
(Highway to hell) highway to hell
(Highway to hell)
And I'm goin' down
All the way
I'm on the highway to hell



@txyxm

Lyrics:

Livin' easy
Lovin' free
Season ticket on a one way ride
Askin' nothin'
Leave me be
Takin' everythin' in my stride
Don't need reason
Don't need rhyme
Ain't nothin' that I'd rather do
Goin' down
Party time
My friends are gonna be there too
I'm on the highway to hell
On the highway to hell
Highway to hell
I'm on the highway to hell
No stop signs
Speed limit
Nobody's gonna slow me down
Like a wheel
Gonna spin it
Nobody's gonna mess me around
Hey satan
Payin' my dues
Playin' in a rockin' band
Hey mumma
Look at me
I'm on the way to the promised land
I'm on the highway to hell
Highway to hell
I'm on the highway to hell
Highway to hell
Don't stop me
I'm on the highway to hell
On the highway to hell
Highway to hell
I'm on the highway to hell
(Highway to hell) I'm on the highway to hell
(Highway to hell) highway to hell
(Highway to hell) highway to hell
(Highway to hell)
And I'm goin' down
All the way
I'm on the highway to hell



@stefanodonnofreewebtv

AC/DC's "Highway to Hell" is one of the most iconic rock songs of all time. Released in 1979, the song was the title track of the band's fourth studio album and helped to establish AC/DC as a global phenomenon.

The song is a classic example of AC/DC's signature sound, which is characterized by its heavy guitars, driving rhythms, and Bon Scott's raspy vocals. The song's lyrics are about a journey to hell, and they are delivered with a sense of excitement and anticipation.

The song's opening riff is one of the most instantly recognizable in rock music. It is a simple, but powerful riff that is played with an urgent intensity. The riff is followed by a driving rhythm that sets the tone for the song.

Bon Scott's vocals are the perfect match for the song's raw energy. He delivers the lyrics with a sense of passion and conviction, and his voice is full of charisma. The song's lyrics are a mix of metaphors and imagery, and they create a vivid picture of a journey to hell.

"Highway to Hell" was a commercial success, reaching number 17 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in the United States. The song has been covered by numerous artists, including Metallica, Guns N' Roses, and Mötley Crüe.

The song has also been featured in numerous films and television shows, including "The Simpsons," "The Hangover," and "The Devil's Advocate."

"Highway to Hell" is a classic rock anthem that has stood the test of time. It is a song that is full of energy, excitement, and passion. It is a song that will continue to be enjoyed by fans of rock music for years to come.

Here are some of the reasons why "Highway to Hell" is such a classic rock anthem:

The song's iconic riff is one of the most recognizable in rock music.
Bon Scott's vocals are full of passion and conviction.
The song's lyrics are a mix of metaphors and imagery that create a vivid picture of a journey to hell.
The song was a commercial success and has been covered by numerous artists.
The song has been featured in numerous films and television shows

(Stefano Donno editore de I Quaderni del Bardo Edizioni e curatore dei blog DOVE POSSO COMPRARE? WHERE TO BUY? e TO BE STEFANO DONNO)



@IProvideLyrics1924

[Instrumental Intro]

[Verse 1]
Living easy, lovin' free
Season ticket on a one way ride
Asking nothing, leave me be
Taking everythin' in my stride
Don't need reason, don't need rhyme
Ain't nothing I’d rather do
Goin' down, party time
My friends are gonna be there too, yeah

[Chorus]
I'm on the highway to hell
On the highway to hell
Highway to hell
I'm on the highway to hell

[Verse 2]
No stop signs, speed limit
Nobody's gonna slow me down
Like a wheel, gonna spin it
Nobody's gonna mess me around
Hey Satan, payin' my dues
Playing in a rocking band
Hey mama, look at me
I'm on the way to the promised land
Woo!

[Chorus]
I'm on the highway to hell
Highway to hell
I'm on the highway to hell
Highway to hell

[Bridge]
Don't stop me
Heh, heh!

[Guitar Solo]

[Chorus]
I'm on the highway to hell
On the highway to hell
Highway to hell
I'm on the highway to hell
(Highway to hell) I'm on the highway to hell
(Highway to hell) Highway to hell
(Highway to hell) Highway to hell
(Highway to hell)

[Outro]
And I'm going down
All the way
I'm on the highway to hell



All comments from YouTube:

@nathanantelope5172

RIP Bon Scott. You're Not On a Highway To Hell, You're On a Stairway To Heaven

@Charles-xy5jd

YEAH brother!!!

@miguelcmiranda7816

Adoro ele mas acho q ele n está no céu 😅

@bunsenn5064

Knowing Bon, he’d probably prefer the highway to hell. He’d probably even enjoy it.

@deanpesaturo6401

No darlin, lol 😂he’s really not. Trust ME on this one though it’s a nice thought ( but unfortunately, this is all it is. I knew Ronald well enough to say that.Cheers.

@johngoebel1624

​@miguelcm😮iranda7816 2:30 2:31 2:32 sent
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@stefanoperoni6059

When I listen to this song, I have the sensation that there are still many of us who feel in our hearts those emotions of eternal rebellious boys!!

@plfenzl

Or the eternal rebellious girls 😁

@donaldrivers3313

I'm definitely am a rebel, so together we'll take em all on! , Donald Rivers.

@donaldrivers3313

😅

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