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Billie Joe Armstrong Hospitalised, Green Day Scrap Italian Show

Green Day scrapped a show in Italy on Sunday night (02Sep12) after frontman Billie Joe Armstrong was hospitalised.It's still unclear what ails the 21 Guns singer, but his bandmates Mike Dirnt and Tre Cool released...

Green Day Had Most Fun Making New Albums

Green Day had the ''funnest time'' recording their new albums.The 'American Idiot' rockers are releasing three records between September and January 2013 - '¡Uno!', '¡Dos!', '¡Tre!' - and frontman Billie Joe Armstrong says making them...

Green Day Song Is Like Flowers To Amy Winehouse

Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong has dedicated a song on the band's new album to Amy Winehouse.The final track on '¡Dos!', titled 'Amy', pays tribute to Amy Winehouse, who the band never met. However Billie...

Green Day To Play Nostalgic 'Dookie' Set At Reading Festival 2012

Thought it was strange that Green Day were in the UK the weekend of Reading festival but not performing there? Well, speculate no more. The band have announced that they will be performing a surprise...

Billy Joe Armstrong Hints At Surprise Green Day Performance At U.k. Festival

Rockers Green Day have fuelled rumours they will play a surprise set at Britain's upcoming Reading Festival after frontman Billie Joe Armstrong posted a cryptic message on Twitter.com.Fans have been speculating about whether the American...

Green Day Plan 3,000 Show Tour

Green Day have are planing to play ''3,000'' shows in support of their new albums.The 'Oh Love' band are releasing three records - '¡Uno!', '¡Dos!', '¡Tre!' - and joked that for such an ambitious project...

Green Day To Perform At Mtv Video Music Awards

Green Day will perform their new single at the 2012 MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs).The band - made up of Billie Joe Armstrong, Mike Dirnt and Tré Cool - will give the first televised performance...

Christina Aguilera Thrilled To Work With Billie Joe On The Voice

Christina Aguilera has spoken out about her unlikely collaboration with Green Day punk Billie Joe Armstrong on U.S. reality TV talent contest The Voice, insisting the couple had more in common than most people can...

Green Day Debut New Material In Los Angeles

Green Day debuted new material at an intimate Los Angeles show last night (06.08.12). The 'American Idiot' band debuted songs from their '¡Uno!' '¡Dos!', '¡Tre!' album trilogy at the show, held for fan club members...

Green Day Have No Idea Of Their Future

Green Day ''don't have a f**king clue'' what the future holds.The group are preparing to release three albums, '¡Uno!', '¡Dos!' and '¡Tre!' and they think the move could either be the ''greatest'' or ''dumbest'' thing...

Billie Joe Armstrong Joins Christina Aguilera On The Voice

Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong is set to help Christina Aguilera pick a winner on the new season of hit U.S. TV talent show The Voice.The rocker joins Matchbox 20's Rob Thomas, who will...

Billie Joe Armstrong Joins 'Team Aguilera' On 'The Voice'

Billie Joe Armstrong has been fighting claims that his band Green Day "sold out" for years, though the singer now appears to be embracing mainstream popular culture - and doesn't care who knows it.It was...

Billie Joe Armstrong Had Fun Filming The Voice

Billie Joe Armstrong has had a ''lot of fun'' filming with Christina Aguilera on 'The Voice'.The Green Day frontman has signed on to be a guest mentor to Christina's chosen acts on the TV talent...

Green Day's Amy Winehouse Tribute A Warning

Green Day's Amy Winehouse tribute is a reminder of ''the consequences of the party.''The second of the group's forthcoming three albums, '¡Dos!', ends with a song called 'Amy' - written for the late singer following...

Paul Mccartney Planning New Album

Sir Paul McCartney is recording a new album before the end of the year.The 'Yesterday' hitmaker has a number of songs ready, and is hoping to get into the studio after his appearance at the...

Green Day Shooting From The Crotch

Green Day's new single is about ''shooting from the crotch.''The band's 'Oh Love', is all about losing yourself in the moment when it comes to love, with a dash of their trademark cheeky humour thrown...

Billie Joe Armstrong: Album Titles Are A Joke

Billie Joe Armstrong admits his titles for the Green Day album trilogy were initially a ''joke''.The 'Basket Case' hitmakers are to release three records, 'Uno!', 'Dos!' and 'Tré!' and he settled on the titles -...

Green Day Pen Sad Songs For Winehouse And Tragic Pal

Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong has poured his heart into two songs on the group's upcoming triple-album release in a bid to cope with his grief following the deaths of Amy Winehouse and an...

Zuckerberg Chan Wedding: Green Day Singer Performs

Mark Zuckerberg and his college sweetheart Priscilla Chan sprung a surprise over the weekend, by announcing they had married in a low-key ceremony. The wedding announcement came in classic Facebook style, with Zuckerberg simply updating...

Happy Birthday Billie Joe Armstrong

Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong will be spending his 40th birthday in the studio after announcing the band has started work on its follow-up to smash-hit concept album 21st Century Breakdown.But we can all...

Green Day Start New Album

Green Day have started work on their new album. The 'When I Come Around' rockers went back in the studio yesterday (14.02.12) to begin recording the follow up to 2009's '21st Century Breakdown'.Singer and guitarist...

Armstrong Lands Nurse Jackie Role

Green Day star Billie Joe Armstrong's theatrical debut in 2010 and 2011 has helped him land a big TV role opposite Edie Falco in Nurse Jackie.The punk rocker will play a potential love interest for...

Armstrong Encourages Green Giving

Billie Joe Armstrong is urging Green Day fans to go even greener this Christmas (11) by buying eco-friendly gifts.The rocker and his wife Adrienne are encouraging holiday shoppers to pick up environmentally-conscious presents on the...

Green Day Star's Son Wins Coveted Mtv Award

Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong's teenage son has been given a big career boost as he follows in dad's footsteps - his band has won the underground college award which helped launch Amy Winehouse...

Armstrong Joins Nurse Jackie

Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong is taking his first steps into acting by accepting a role on hit TV show Nurse Jackie.The singer has spent time on the Broadway stage starring in his band's...

Leisha Hailey Booted Off Plane For 'Excessive' Kissing

Leisha Hailey, the American actress best known for her role as Alice Pieszecki on the 'L-Word', has called for a boycott of Southwest Airlines after she was kicked off a flight to St Louis for...

Leisha Hailey Kicked Off Plane For Kissing Girlfriend

Leisha Hailey, the American actress who starred in the award winning 'L-Word', claims she was escorted off a Southwest Airlines flight on Monday (26th September 2011) for kissing her girlfriend, reports the Associated Press.Hailey, who...

Billie Joe Armstrong Kicked Off Southwest Flight

Billie Joe Armstrong, lead singer of punk-rock group Greenday has been kicked off a south-western flight from Oakland, California to Burbank, California on Thursday night (01.09.2011)Announcing his surprise on Twitter the 39-year-old rocker said "Just...

Armstrong Thrown Off Plane For Saggy Trousers

Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong was left fuming after he was kicked off a plane on Thursday (01Sep11) for wearing his trousers too low.The rocker was onboard a Southwest Airlines jet when a flight...

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