Axl Rose Sings 'Big Shot' & 'Highway to Hell' With Billy Joel: Watch

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Axl Rose of Guns N' Roses performs with AC/DC during the Rock Or Bust Tour at Quicken Loans Arena on Sept. 6, 2016 in Cleveland.

To warm up for Guns N’ Roses’ Sunday night show at Minneapolis’ U.S. Bank Stadium, Axl Rose joined Billy Joel on stage during Joel’s Friday night (July 28) set at Target Field.

The two covered Joel’s “Big Shot” and AC/DC’s “Highway to Hell.” As Rolling Stone notes, the AC/DC classic is a mainstay of Joel’s shows, with a roadie nicknamed “Chainsaw” usually responsible for lead vocals and Joel on guitar; of course, Rose, who spent last summer on tour with the Australian rock legends, took care of lead vocals this time.

This is the second time in three months the two have performed together. In May, they also sang “Highway to Hell” at Joel’s show at Los Angeles’ Dodger Stadium. Watch footage of Friday night’s performance below.

This article was originally published on SPIN.


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