AC/DC has announced the band is now splitting up.
However, it says that guitarist Malcolm Young is taking a break due to ill health.
Rumours had been spreading around the world that the heavy metal group was about to split over his health problems.
In an official statement this afternoon, the band have said: “After forty years of life dedicated to AC/DC, guitarist and founding member Malcolm Young is taking a break from the band due to ill health.
“Malcolm would like to thank the group’s diehard legions of fans worldwide for their never-ending love and support.
“In light of this news, AC/DC asks that Malcolm and his family’s privacy be respected during this time.
“The band will continue to make music.”