Green Day

The Band Green Day is an American punk rock band formed in 1986, by lead vocalist and guitarist Billie Joe Armstrong and bassist Mike Dirnt.

Biography

At their core, Green day was simply a punk rock band that recharged the energy of speedy, catchy three corded punk pop songs. There new type of punk pop album Dookie gave a new meaning to pop music in the late 70s. As many of the old punk music creators where settling down into retirement Green day was at the forefront of popular music albums like the Grammy winning American Idiot. In the early 90s Green days second hit single "basket Case" spent 5 weeks on top of the American Modern rock Charts. When Green day issued American Idiot, (an aggressive rock opera) in 2004 It was a multi-platinum Grammy award winner, but through there succsess they also had problems, in the September of 2012 on the weekend prior to the relese date of there new album ¡Uno! Billie Joe Armstrong (The lead Vocalist and Guitarist) had an on stage break down during the set they played on the iHeartRadio music festival in Las Vegas. Days later it was announced that he entered rehab for undisclosed substance abuse, Very shortly after that The band had to cancel there plans for the tour in 2013. Since then they have gradually regained there self and have just released there new album Revolution Radio

Even though not many of you have heard of this band they have done a lot of music, From the year 1990-2016 this band has created 16 albums.

Discography

Albums

  • 39/smooth
  • Kerplunk
  • Dookie
  • Insomniac
  • Nimrod
  • Warning
  • American Idiot
  • 21st Century Breakdown
  • Uno!
  • Dos!
  • Tre!
  • Revolution Radio

Compilation albums:

  • 1,039/smoothed out slappy hours
  • International superhits
  • Shenanigans

Live albums:

  • Bullet In A Bible
  • Awesome as f**k

For the products that you want from Green day you can go to there website and buy hoodies, t-shirts, CD's and lot's more.

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This band has and is still supporting these 17 Charities

  • 21st Century Leaders
  • Amnesty International
  • Artists for Peace and Justice
  • Children With Leukaemia
  • Entertainment Industry Foundation
  • GRAMMY Foundation
  • Greenpeace
  • Habitat For Humanity
  • Mines Advisory Group
  • MusiCares
  • Music for Relief
  • Music in Schools Today
  • Music Rising
  • Red Cross
  • Stand Up To Cancer
  • USA Harvest
  • Whatever It Takes

Green day proves to there fans that they still crush it! On April 7th Green day played live in the MGM Grand Garden Arena, and played so well hat the whole crowd went wild.

These are just some of the many awards that Green day have won

  • Best rock album (2010 21st Century breakdown)
  • Record of the year (2006 Boulevard of Broken Dreams)
  • Best rock album (2005 American Idiot)
  • Best alternative music album (1995 Dookie)

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