AC/DC Music Powers Iron Man 2 Soundtrack
Posted on January 26, 2010
AC/DC's music will be featured in Marvel Studios' Iron Man 2, thanks to a unique collaboration between Marvel Studios and Columbia Records. Columbia Records will release the album AC/DC: Iron Man 2 on Monday, April 19, 2010. That's about a week ahead of the movie release in theatres, April 28, 2010. AC/DC: Iron Man 2, features 15 classic AC/DC songs selected from ten of the band's studio albums, ranging from 1976 to 2008.
The debut video (see below) from AC/DC: Iron Man 2, "Shoot To Thrill," was filmed live last month in Buenos Aires during the band's Black Ice World Tour. The video also incorporates exclusive footage from Iron Man 2. "Shoot To Thrill" was originally recorded for the band's album Back In Black.
Jon Favreau returns to direct Iron Man 2 with Robert Downey Jr. reprising his starring role as Tony Sark. Other cast members include Gwyneth Paltrow, Don Cheadle, Scarlett Johansson, Sam Rockwell, Mickey Rourke and Samuel L. Jackson.