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American Idiot

Lyrics

Don't want to be an American idiot.
Don't want a nation under the new media.
And can you hear the sound of hysteria?
The subliminal mind-f**k America.
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Features of This Track

hard rock roots
punk influences
mild rhythmic syncopation
major key tonality
melodic songwriting
a dynamic male vocalist
political lyrics

These are just a few of the hundreds of attributes cataloged for this track by the Music Genome Project.

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Amazing as the usual
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Love this song�� �� �� ����
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It does sound like the Johnny Test theme song
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Kind of sounds like the theme for Johnny test
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I showed this to my foreign friend n he said we r all American idiots
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I sure don't want to be an American idiot
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Don't Want To Be An American Idiot
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When I was 6 my parents played this for me and I said F**k America
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I love greenday
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I really like this song
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juliawilkosz 1 5 1
i love this song, and 5sos' cover, both are amazing
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hey no offense but I like the version of this song by 5 seconds of Summer better than this one.
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Lol laurenweaver 7
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Make this our new national anthem!!! Who's with me!!!
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Don't wanna be an American Idiot
One nation controlled by the media
Information age of hysteria
They're calling out to IDIOT AMERICA
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sherryebanks
Yaaaaaaaaaaa a a a a a a a a a a a a h h h h h h h h h h h h h h h h h h h h ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! !
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My cousin asked me, 'What's an American idiot?' after I played this song. I said, 'YOU' Now we have a small rivalry.
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@WillCaldwel l your a racist jerk.
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It's offensive but overall, I LOVE THIS SONG
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this song takes me back to 2004
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who doesnt like this song
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Don't wanna be an american idiot~

I love how Billie doesn't write about how this generation is so imperfect but he's not being a b**ch about it...
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1.kiss your left hand 2.say your crushes name 3.close your hand 4.pick a day 5.say your name 6.post this on 15 other songs and on the day you chose you crush will ask you out
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sydhowarth20 1 4
Kiss your hand 10 times
Post on 2 other songs
Then look at your hand
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tyu-prod
cool song
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I am American. I accept the truth of every word in this song.
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If your American ��
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I can listen to this all the time
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This is my song I sing this song 24/7!!!!!
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Welcome to a new kind of tension,all across the alien nation,where everything isn't meant to me OKAY
Television dreams of tomorrow,we' r e not the ones who're meant to follow,for that's enough to ARGUE
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wpcaldwell9
Did this song come out before or after obama got elected
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wpcaldwell9
Did this song come out before or after obama got elected
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wpcaldwell9
Did this song come out before or after obama got elected
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I love this song this song is my jam and I have a lot but this one is in one of my top charts #greendayfan ❤️
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Green Day is AWESOME!!!!
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actiontheate r
And mr.jakob2112 our preferences differ
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actiontheate r
Hey danisnotonfi r e you are- ABSOLUTLY CORRECT!
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kimp250
Kiss your hand
Say your crushes name
Close the hand you kissed
Pick a day of the week
Post this to fifteen other songs
Your crush will ask you on that day
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@Chandler, that's open to interpretati o n , however Green Day makes some good points. Decide for yourself if you think it's a joke or not.
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chandler.j.e l l i s
This song is a joke right?
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Can you hear the sound of hysteria... The Subliminal Mind-F**k America!!!!
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Hey, centuries is good. BUT THIS IS WAY BETTER
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Nothing at all like centuries, that horrible song by fallout boy
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this is totaly a good tite for a song lol
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The beginning had me like: bobbing my head, everyone on my bus staring at me. LOVE THIS SONG!!
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atchooocthul u
Love me some Green Day
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Fave GD Song!!!! evah.
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I love dis song sooo much ♥_♥
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Nuthin wrong with some good ol green day
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