Ac Dc - Ac/ac Dc Rocker Brian Johnson Can't Stand Idol Shows

Ac Dc frontman Brian Johnson refuses to watch his pal Steven Tyler on TV talent show American Idol - because he hates the programme.
The British rocker has no time for the reality TV series - because he hates to watch young wannabes have their hopes dashed.
He tells PopEater.co, "I don't like watching people getting humiliated. It hurts me. Some people are more nervous than others. When I was 16 and did my first gig, I was so terrified... Other guys, who maybe weren't as good... had bags of confidence.
"Of course, as the years went by, I got more confident. I'm just terrified these shows might knock the stuffing out of a guy who is nervous. It's toe-curling watching those people being told they're not good enough."
And Johnson fears it's not the starry-eyed hopefuls who benefit from shows like Idol.
He adds, "It's making somebody a bloody fortune and it's certainly not the artists."


Contactmusic

Tags: AC DC - Brian Johnson - Steven Tyler - American Idol

Advertisement

More Ac Dc

AC/DC Aren't Retiring After All, It's Just One Band Member

Finally, after three whole days of unchecked speculation online, AC/DC have spoken out about their rumored split. Frontman Brian Johnson spoke to the telegraph earlier...

Malcolm Young Taking Break From AC/DC Due To Health Issues

Guitarist Malcolm Young, who is co-founder of the iconic rock group, is taking time off from AC/DC to focus on his health. The Australian rockers...

Calm Down Internet, AC/DC Are NOT Splitting Up

Brian Johnson, the frontman of rockers AC/DC has debunked rumors that the band are about to split because of health concerns for rhythm guitarist Malcolm...

No, AC/DC Are Not Splitting Up After All. Probably.

It looks like AC/DC fans can breathe a sigh of relief, because rumors of the band’s imminent end appear to be greatly exaggerated. The rumors...

Advertisement

AC/DC Verging Towards Retirement Amidst Health Concerns

The iconic rock & roll band, AD/DC, could be close to calling it a day very soon. The Australian rockers, who have been on top...

Billy Joel and AC/DC. 'You Shook Me All Night Long'. It Happened.

In a frankly unusual live collaboration, singer-songwriter Billy Joel was joined on-stage by AC/DC's Brian Johnson at Madison Square Garden on Friday evening (March 21,...

'The X Factor' Winner Sam Bailey Is This Year's Christmas Number One

X Factor winner Sam Bailey is officially the No. 1 artists this Christmas, as the winner of the singing contest has shot to the top...

Lily Allen Tops UK Singles Chart With 'John Lewis Song,' But Can She Make It To Xmas?

You know it’s the holiday season when songs from Christmas adverts take over the charts – in this case it’s Lily Allen’s cover of Keane’s...

Advertisement

Comments

Ale Nogue's picture

Ale Nogue

brian johnson - the most intelligent man on earth
Import Source: 
comments.nsf
Import Date: 
1322519159

3 years 2 months ago
Report
View Comments

AC DC Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on AC DC

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All