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About Billie Joe Armstrong
Billie Joe Armstrong is an American singer, songwriter and actor famed for being the co-founder, lead vocalist, guitarist and primary songwriter of Green Day – a Grammy Award-winning punk rock band known for hit songs such as American Idiot and Boulevard of Broken Dreams.
He is the youngest of six children born to Andrew "Andy" Armstrong and Ollie Jackson. He married Adrienne Nesser in 1994. The couple's son Joseph was born in 1995. Their second child, son Jakob was born in 1998.
As a member of Green Day, he has won several prestigious awards, including multiple Grammy Awards. In 2015, he was inducted into the Rock and Roll of Fame, as a member of Green Day.
The Green Day song Wake Me Up When September Ends is a memorial to his deceased father.
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Famous quotes by Billie Joe Armstrong
A lot of punk rock is not going to be in the mainstream. It's below the radar. The beauty of it is that you're not supposed to always know. It's subterranean.Billie Joe Armstrong
And you don't want to always write about politics just for the sake of writing about politics.Billie Joe Armstrong
For some young people, their first experience ever hearing punk rock music was playing the Green Bay Packers on 'Madden'.Billie Joe Armstrong
I don't want to limit myself musically. It would be really limiting if we'd neglect something we really want to do, like explore other styles of music.Billie Joe Armstrong
I'd love to go to art school. I'd love to learn how to draw. I'd love to be fluent in Spanish. I'd like to be a brain surgeon.Billie Joe Armstrong
I'm a father. It isn't just my life any more. I don't want my kid finding bottles in the house or seeing his father completely smashed.Billie Joe Armstrong
In every song I write, whether it's a love song or a political song or a song about family, the one thing that I find is feeling lost and trying to find your way.Billie Joe Armstrong
Music - that's been my education. There's not a day that goes by that I take it for granted.Billie Joe Armstrong
Our passion is our strength.Billie Joe Armstrong
Punk has always been about doing things your own way. What it represents for me is ultimate freedom and a sense of individuality.Billie Joe Armstrong
Punk is not just the sound, the music. Punk is a lifestyle.Billie Joe Armstrong
School is practice for future life, practice makes perfect and nobody's perfect, so why practice?Billie Joe Armstrong
School is practice for the future, and practice makes perfect. But nobody's perfect, so why practice?Billie Joe Armstrong
Set lists are tough because you come up with this structure of how the songs are going to go from one to the next, but at the same time, you have to be spontaneous and take requests and change the set list at the drop of a hat.Billie Joe Armstrong
The first time that you escape from home or the small town that you live in - there's a reason a small town is called a small town: It's because not many people want to live there.Billie Joe Armstrong
The things that people do now in sports, you can't even believe. These are complete total athletes. To see what human beings can do in the highest level is amazing.Billie Joe Armstrong
There are a lot of bands who claim to be punk and they only play the music, they have no clue what it's all about. It's a lifestyle. It's not about popularity and all that crap.Billie Joe Armstrong
There's an honesty in our family - my kids and I are able to talk about things without me putting the fear of God into them.Billie Joe Armstrong
What annoys the hell out of me is the arrogance of some people. They don't even listen to our music, they decided in advance that they don't like it.Billie Joe Armstrong
Billie Joe Armstrong's Popularity
Billie Joe Armstrong is a famous American singer-songwriter, guitarist, actor, and producer, who was born on February 17, 1972. As a person born on this date, Billie Joe Armstrong is listed in our database as the 6th most popular celebrity for the day (February 17) and the 31st most popular for the year (1972).
People born on February 17 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aquarius, the Water Bearer. Billie Joe Armstrong is the 223rd most popular Aquarius.
Aside from information specific to Billie Joe Armstrong's birthday, Billie Joe Armstrong is the 2032nd most famous American and ranks 7th in famous people born in Oakland, California, U.S.
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