Colin Burgess

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Birthday
16, 1946
Birthplace
Sydney, Australia
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
16, 1946 (age 71)
Birthplace
Sydney, Australia

About

Most well known for his work with the rock band The Masters Apprentices, this Australian drummer was also part of the original AC/DC lineup. His hit singles with the former band include "Think About Tomorrow Today" and "Because I Love You."

Before Fame

Early in his career, he belonged to a psychedelic music group called The Haze.

Trivia

While he was a member of The Masters Apprentices, the band scored four hit singles on the Australian Go-Set chart.

Family Life

His brother, Denny, was his frequent musical collaborator. During the 1980s, the two were members of a hard rock group called His Majesty.

Associated With

Burgess and Malcolm Young were both founding members of AC/DC, though Phil Rudd later replaced Burgess as the band's main drummer.