Poll: What’s the best song on Green Day?
What is the best song from Green Day? That’s what we want to know from you in this week’s Loudwire Nights Artist of the Week poll!
Each week, we’ll ask you to choose your favorite song from a list of 10 of the greatest songs from the next Artist of the Week catalog.
You will have until Friday noon ET to vote. We’ll then play the three tracks with the most votes during the Loudwire Nights Artist of the Week block to start the following Monday’s show!
This week our featured artist is Green Day, one of the biggest bands of the American punk revival in the 90s.
Billie Joe Armstrong formed Green Day in California around 1986 with bassist Mike Dirnt. They released a few albums in 1990 and 1991, but that was in 1994 Dookie which really caught them the attention of the general public, especially songs like “Basket Case” and “Longview”. The record has since sold around 20 million copies and is known as their real breakthrough.
A few years later they had a second massive breakthrough with the years 2004 American idiot, and although he hasn’t caught up yet Dookie in sales, he received his own adaptation of Broadway, which officially opened in 2010. They have released six more studio albums since. American idiot, their most recent being last year Father of all motherfuckers.
Green Day remain one of the most beloved bands to carry the torch of punk, so head below to vote for your favorite song and tune in to Loudwire Nights next Monday at 7 p.m. ET to check out the three tracks that prevailed.
Tune in tonight to check out the three AC / DC songs from the Bon Scott era that you voted best!
Loudwire Nights with Toni Gonzalez airs nightly starting at 7 p.m. ET. You can log in anytime, from anywhere here or by downloading the Loudwire app.
The 66 best rock songs of the decade: 2010 – 2019
Check out Loudwire’s picks for the 66 best rock songs of the 2010s.