It is taking longer than expected to fetch the next song to play. The music should be playing soon. If you get tired of waiting, you can try reloading your browser.


Please check our Help page for information about troubleshooting Pandora on your browser.

Please ensure you are using the latest Flash Player.


If you are unable or do not wish to upgrade your Flash Player,
please try a different browser.


Please check our Help page for information about troubleshooting Pandora on your browser.
Your Pandora One subscription will expire shortly.
More Info
No Thanks
Your Pandora One trial will expire shortly.
Restore
Close
close
Your Pandora One trial subscription will expire shortly. Upgrade to continue unlimited, ad-free listening.
Upgrade Now
You've listened to hours of Pandora this month. Consider upgrading to Pandora One.
More Info
No Thanks
Close
Hi . Pandora is using Facebook to personalize your experience. Learn MoreNo Thanks
 Upgrade  sign up   |   help   |  
-0:00
0:00
Change Skin

Free personalized radio that
plays the music you love

Now Playing
Music Feed
My Profile
Create a Station
People who also like this
Also listening to:

Green Day

Out of all the post-Nirvana alternative bands to break into the pop mainstream, Green Day were second only to Pearl Jam in terms of influence. At their core, Green Day were simply punk revivalists who recharged the energy of speedy, catchy three-chord punk-pop songs. Though their music wasn't particularly innovative, they brought the sound of late-'70s punk to a new, younger generation with Dookie, their 1994 major-label debut. Dookie sold over ten million copies, paving the way for a string of multi-platinum releases that opened the doors for a flood of American neo-punk, punk metal, and third wave ska revivalists. More than a decade later, as many of their former contemporaries settled into retirement, Green Day remained at the forefront of popular music with albums like the Grammy-winning American Idiot.

Green Day arose from the Northern California underground punk scene. Childhood friends Billie Joe Armstrong (guitar, vocals) and Mike Dirnt (bass; born Mike Pritchard) formed their first band, Sweet Children, in Rodeo, California when they were 14 years old. By 1989, the group had added drummer Al Sobrante and changed its name to Green Day. That same year, the band independently released its first EP, 1000 Hours, which was well received in the California hardcore punk scene. Soon, the group had signed a contract with local independent label Lookout. Green Day's first full album, 1,039/Smoothed Out Slappy Hour, was released later that year. Shortly after its release, the band replaced Sobrante with Tre Cool (born Frank Edwin Wright III), who became the band's permanent drummer.

Throughout the early '90s, Green Day continued to cultivate a cult following, which only gained strength with the release of their second album, 1992's Kerplunk. The underground success of Kerplunk led to a wave of interest from major record labels, and the band eventually decided to sign with Reprise. Dookie, Green Day's major-label debut, was released in the spring of 1994. Thanks to MTV support for the initial single, "Longview," Dookie became a major hit. The album continued to gain momentum throughout the summer, with the second single, "Basket Case," spending five weeks on top of the American modern rock charts. At the end of the summer, the band stole the show at Woodstock '94, which helped the sales of Dookie increase. By the time the fourth single, "When I Come Around," began its seven-week stay at number one on the modern rock charts in early 1995, Dookie had sold over five million copies in the U.S. alone; it would eventually top ten million in America, selling over 15 million copies internationally. Dookie also won the 1994 Grammy for Best Alternative Music Performance.

Green Day quickly followed Dookie with Insomniac in the fall of 1995; during the summer, they hit number one again on the modern rock charts with "J.A.R.," their contribution to the Angus soundtrack. Insomniac performed well initially, entering the U.S. charts at number two and selling over two million copies by the spring of 1996, yet none of its singles -- including the radio favorite "Brain Stew/Jaded" -- was as popular as those from Dookie. In the spring of 1996, Green Day abruptly canceled a European tour, claiming exhaustion. Following the cancellation, the band spent the rest of the year resting and writing new material before issuing Nimrod in late 1997. Three years later, their long-awaited follow-up, a refreshingly poppy record titled Warning, was released. Another long wait preceded 2004's American Idiot, an aggressive rock opera that became a surprise success -- a chart-topper around the world, a multi-platinum Grammy winner, and easily the best-reviewed album of their career. Green Day reveled in the album's success, hitting numerous award shows and performing as part of Live 8 in July 2005. That fall brought the release of Bullet in a Bible, a concert album that documented the trio's expansive Idiot live show.

With their popularity and commercial viability restored, Green Day took on several small projects before returning to the studio. They contributed a cover of John Lennon's "Working Class Hero" to the charity album Instant Karma, appeared in The Simpsons Movie, and recorded an entire album of '60s-styled rock & roll under the alias of Foxboro Hot Tubs. While presenting an award at the Grammys in early 2009, the band announced the impending release of Green Day's eighth album, 21st Century Breakdown, which had been recorded with veteran producer Butch Vig. In May of 2009, 21st Century Breakdown was released, picking up where American Idiot left off, as another ambitious punk rock opera. The album was a commercial success, selling over 215,000 copies in its first three days of sales. In 2009, American Idiot was adapted for the stage, and the following year, Green Day lent their talents to the original cast recording, combining a driving score with Broadway vocal arrangements. The band released the live Awesome as F**k in 2011.

During the summer of 2012, Green Day unveiled their ambitious plans for the fall and winter: they would release not one but three new albums. The records -- ¡Uno!, ¡Dos!, ¡Tré! -- would appear in September 2012, November 2012, and January 2013, respectively, with each individual bandmember gracing one of the album covers on his own. The first, appropriately called ¡Uno!, was preceded by the disco-rock single "Kill the DJ" and the anthemic arena rocker "Oh Love." ¡Uno! was set for a splashy release in September 2012, but the weekend prior to its release Billie Joe Armstrong had an on-stage breakdown during a set Green Day played at the iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas. Days later, it was announced that Armstrong entered rehab for undisclosed substance abuse; not long afterward the band's touring plans for 2013 were canceled. ¡Dos! arrived as scheduled in November 2012 and ¡Tré! was moved up to a December release. Demolicious, a collection of 18 demos recorded during the making of their ¡Uno! ¡Dos! ¡Tré! trilogy, showed up in time for 2014's Record Store Day release schedule. In 2015, Green Day were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Following their induction, producer Rob Cavallo announced that he had started work on a new album with the trio. As they labored on the new record, Green Day released a single called "Xmas Time of the Year" for the 2015 holiday. ~ Stephen Thomas Erlewine
full bio

Selected Discography

x

Track List: Tre!

1. Brutal Love

2. Missing You

3. 8th Avenue Serenade

4. Drama Queen

5. X-Kid

6. Sex, Drugs & Violence

7. Little Boy Named Train

8. Amanda

9. Walk Away

10. Dirty Rotten B**tards

11. 99 Revolutions

12. The Forgotten

x

Track List: Dos! (Explicit)

1. See You Tonight

3. Stop When The Red Lights Flash

4. Lazy Bones

5. Wild One

6. Makeout Party

7. Stray Heart

8. Ashley

9. Baby Eyes

10. Lady Cobra

11. Nightlife

12. Wow! That's Loud

13. Amy

x

Track List: Uno (Explicit)

1. Nuclear Family

2. Stay The Night

3. Carpe Diem

4. Let Yourself Go

5. Kill The Dj

7. Loss Of Control

8. Troublemaker

9. Angel Blue

10. Sweet 16

11. Rusty James

12. Oh Love

x

Track List: 21st Century Breakdown (Explicit)

1. Song Of The Century

2. 21st Century Breakdown

3. Know Your Enemy

5. Before The Lobotomy

6. Christian's Inferno

7. Last Night On Earth

8. East Jesus Nowhere

9. Peacemaker

10. Last Of The American Girls

11. Murder City

12. Viva La Gloria? (Little Girl)

13. Restless Heart Syndrome

14. Horseshoes And Handgrenades

15. The Static Age

16. 21 Guns

18. See The Light

x

Track List: American Idiot (Explicit)

1. American Idiot

2. Jesus Of Suburbia

4. Boulevard Of Broken Dreams

6. St. Jimmy

11. Wake Me Up When September Ends

12. Homecoming

13. Whatsername

x

Track List: Shenanigans

1. Suffocate

2. Desensitized

3. You Lied

4. Outsider

5. Don't Wanna Fall In Love

6. Espionage

7. I Want To Be On TV

8. Scumbag

9. Tired Of Waiting For You

10. Sick Of Me

11. Rotting

12. Do Da Da

13. On The Wagon

14. Ha Ha You're Dead

x

Track List: International Superhits!

1. Maria

2. Poprocks & Coke

3. Longview

4. Welcome To Paradise

5. Basket Case

6. When I Come Around

7. She

8. J.A.R. (Jason Andrew Relva)

9. Geek Stink Breath

10. Brain Stew

11. Jaded

12. Walking Contradiction

13. Stuck With Me

14. Hitchin' A Ride

15. Good Riddance (Time Of Your Life)

16. Redundant

17. Nice Guys Finish Last

18. Minority

19. Warning

20. Waiting

21. Macy's Day Parade

x

Track List: Warning

1. Warning

2. Blood, Sex and Booze

3. Church On Sunday

4. Fashion Victim

5. Castaway

6. Misery

7. Deadbeat Holiday

8. Hold On

9. Jackass

10. Waiting

11. Minority

12. Macy's Day Parade

x

Track List: Nimrod

1. Nice Guys Finish Last

2. Hitchin' A Ride

3. The Grouch

4. Redundant

5. Scattered

6. All The Time

7. Worry Rock

8. Platypus (I Hate You)

9. Uptight

10. Last Ride In

11. Jinx

12. Haushinka

13. Walking Alone

14. Reject

15. Take Back

16. King For A Day

17. Good Riddance (Time Of Your Life)

18. Prosthetic Head

x

Track List: Insomniac

1. Armatage Shanks

2. Brat

3. Stuck With Me

4. Geek Stink Breath

5. No Pride

6. Bab's Uvula Who?

7. 86

8. Panic Song

9. Stuart And The Ave.

10. Brain Stew

11. Jaded

12. Westbound Sign

13. Tight Wad Hill

14. Walking Contradiction

x

Track List: Dookie

1. Burnout

2. Having A Blast

3. Chump

4. Longview

5. Welcome To Paradise

6. Pulling Teeth

7. Basket Case

8. She

9. Sassafras Roots

10. When I Come Around

11. Coming Clean

12. Emenius Sleepus

13. In The End

14. F.O.D.

x

Track List: Kerplunk

1. 2000 Light Years Away

2. One For The Razorbacks

3. Welcome To Paradise (Original Version)

4. Christie Road

5. Private Ale

6. Dominated Love Slave

7. One Of My Lies

8. 80

9. Android

10. No One Knows

11. Who Wrote Holden Caulfield?

12. Words I Might Have Ate

13. Sweet Children

14. Best Thing In Town

15. Strangeland

16. My Generation

x

Track List: 1039 / Smoothed Out Slappyhours

1. At The Library

2. Don't Leave Me

3. I Was There

4. Disappearing Boy

5. Green Day

6. Going To Pasalacqua

7. 16

8. Road To Acceptance

9. Rest

10. The Judge's Daughter

11. Paper Lanterns

12. Why Do You Want Him

13. 409-In Your Coffee Maker

14. Knowledge

15. 1000 Hours

16. Dry Ice

17. Only Of You

18. The One I Want

19. I Want To Be Alone

x

Track List: Bullet In A Bible (Live)

1. American Idiot (Live)

2. Jesus Of Suburbia (Live)

3. Holiday (Live)

4. Are We The Waiting (Live)

5. St. Jimmy (Live)

6. Longview (Live)

7. Hitchin' A Ride (Live)

8. Brain Stew (Live)

9. Basket Case (Live)

10. King For A Day / Shout (Live)

11. Wake Me Up When September Ends (Live)

12. Minority (Live)

13. Boulevard Of Broken Dreams (Live)

14. Good Riddance (Time Of Your Life) (Live)

x

Track List: Know Your Enemy (Radio Single)

1. Know Your Enemy

x

Track List: The Simpsons Theme (From The Simpsons Movie) (Radio Single)

1. The Simpsons Theme (From The Simpsons Movie)

x

Track List: Working Class Hero (Radio Single)

1. Working Class Hero

Comments

Report as inappropriate
I don't know Green Day, Cake, Butthole Surfers, so many great punk bands how lucky I have been to be able to see these bands did I mention Toadies oh yeh so many bands be good to each people and be Peaceful everybody bring some Love into the world every day and we will be just fine with love from Orlando Peace out...
Report as inappropriate
Hey.
Report as inappropriate
I Love Green Day!!!
Report as inappropriate
I love Green day so much I want them to go on tour so I could see them ����
Report as inappropriate
I LOVE GREEN DAY
Report as inappropriate
Best Band Ever. Love you Billy! <3<3
Report as inappropriate
Green Day is a good band especially, When September Ends
Report as inappropriate
21 Guns is my favorite of their songs. Why don't they have the lyrics for this song on Pandora?
Report as inappropriate
Everyone loves Green Day even if you dont you Still do
Report as inappropriate
linkx20009
DONT READ THIS.YOU WILL BE KISSED ON THE NEAREST FRIDAY BY THE LOVE OF YOU LIFE.NOWYOU' V E STARTED READING THIS.DONT STOP THIS IS FREAKY.BUTIF YOU READ THIS AND IGNORE IT YOU WILL GET BAD LUCK.PUT THIS ON 15 SONGS IN 143 MIN.WHEN YOU ARE DONE PRESS THE SPACE BAR AND YOUR CRUSHES NAME WILL APPEAR IN BIG LETTERS ON THE SCREEN THIS IS SO CREEPY CAUSE IT ACTUALLY WORKS.....
Report as inappropriate
Green day is the bomb
Report as inappropriate
are they making a new album
Report as inappropriate
7 years have gone so fast ❤
Report as inappropriate
Atleast my teeth arent screwed up like a a brit
Report as inappropriate
#np When I Come Around by @GreenDay on The PARTY! Station #Alternative
Report as inappropriate
This is such a good band! Go bulavaured of broken dreams!��
Report as inappropriate
I love this band so much and think american idiot and holiday are my faves
Report as inappropriate
12.5murals
Green day is the best don't like it find a cliff and jump head first. Thankyou.
Report as inappropriate
Fake
I
V
Report as inappropriate
slyja50
Kiss your hand post this on 10 different songs and your crush will ask you out
Report as inappropriate
Green Day is just. Awesome.
Report as inappropriate
This band rocks
Report as inappropriate
I LOVE GREEN DAY
Report as inappropriate
judahpalmisa n o
It really doesn't get better than greenday as far as alt rock goes��
Report as inappropriate
Love green day
Report as inappropriate
Read between the lines of what's f**ked up and everything's all right check my vital signs to know I'm still alive and I walk alone
Report as inappropriate
I walk a lonely road, the only road that I have ever known
Report as inappropriate
I think holiday and American idiot are my favorites ��
Report as inappropriate
Green Day is Bae �� ����������
Report as inappropriate
Im looking for a beautiful girl I met at Disneyland who has an amazing taste in music and fashion and who is chill and if I ever had a second chance with her I promise I wouldn't be as afraid to tell her how I felt
Report as inappropriate
mdbasko
They rock at their live shows!
Report as inappropriate
Green day is the best band I've ever
Report as inappropriate
I love these guys
Report as inappropriate
jamiechaffee
I love green day !
Report as inappropriate
❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

















Report as inappropriate
❤️
Report as inappropriate
Min
Report as inappropriate
��On The Boulevard Of Broken Dreams��
Report as inappropriate
remember when Green Day took My Chemical Romance to the movies that was the best
Report as inappropriate
I walk a lonely road but its the only one I've ever known don't know where it goes but its home to me and I walk alone my shallow heart is the only thing that is beating my shadow is the only one who walks beside me I walk this empty street on the boulevard of broken dreams
Report as inappropriate
Warning, Live without warning!!
Report as inappropriate
Jesus of Suburbia is my favorite Green Day song :D
Report as inappropriate
I love this song
Report as inappropriate
on HOLIDAY!!!
Report as inappropriate
Cool things creepy
Report as inappropriate
boulevard of broken dreams!
Report as inappropriate
Love this song! And green day❤️��
Report as inappropriate
Stupid f**k awesome
Report as inappropriate
Don't read this you will love his band and you stop posting stupid chain messages rigt now OR I WILL CONVINCE THE WHOLE GREEN DAY FANBASE TO GO AFTER YOU
Report as inappropriate
This is my favorite band of all time. I still remember hearing Boulevard of Broken Dreams playing on Avril Lavigne radio, and my gut told me not to skip the song or switch stations. I'm glad I didn't. If you are doubting this band, please, listen to a couple of their songs, namely Restless Heart Syndrome, Wake Me Up When September Ends, Know Your Enemy, and Basket Case. But all of their songs are amazing!
Show more

Don't have a Pandora account? Sign up

We're sorry, but a browser plugin or firewall may be preventing Pandora from loading.

In order to use Pandora internet radio, please upgrade to a more current browser.

Please check our Help page for more information.

It looks like your browser does not support modern SSL/TLS. Please upgrade your browser.

If you need help, please email: pandora-support@pandora.com.

In order to use Pandora internet radio, please upgrade to a more current browser
or install a newer version of Flash (v.10 or later).

In order to use Pandora internet radio, please install Adobe Flash (v.10 or later).

[84, 64, 103, 72, 83, 74, 122, 99, 84, 73, 120, 93, 96, 127, 66, 100, 114, 88, 92, 83, 126, 83, 93, 68, 87, 70, 90, 105, 111, 66, 125, 104, 112, 95, 97, 77, 84, 101, 98, 107, 109, 122, 72, 94, 106, 69, 80, 84, 68, 104, 110, 73, 87, 76, 101, 68, 75, 115, 119, 76, 121, 70, 69, 111, 94, 110, 101, 93, 86, 108, 114, 81, 112, 76, 76, 121, 102, 111, 68, 102, 116, 65, 97, 101, 101, 69, 102, 99, 78, 82, 112, 68, 126, 95, 75, 87, 119, 116, 108, 66, 112, 103, 72, 101, 109, 94, 102, 108, 93, 101, 91, 87, 114, 69, 110, 126, 86, 81, 117, 107, 107, 93, 83, 98, 114, 110, 91, 93, 65, 86, 71, 82, 110, 93, 123, 110, 123, 105, 96, 113, 66, 79, 72, 99, 64, 86, 99, 77, 82, 70, 100, 88, 79, 74, 88, 122, 114, 65, 126, 126, 127, 118, 71, 120, 107, 83, 100, 115, 78, 108, 71, 126, 116, 91, 83, 101, 127, 74, 66, 102, 111, 80, 90, 95, 81, 112, 74, 77, 68, 75, 126, 82, 103, 126, 122, 92, 66, 124, 106, 88, 99, 84, 76, 107, 106, 109, 94, 64, 68, 92, 67, 99, 122, 68, 70, 86, 109, 116, 123, 117, 88, 100, 102, 87, 123, 124, 101, 87, 93, 121, 68, 88, 101, 120, 127, 105, 113, 119, 73, 64, 80, 114, 102, 96, 123, 84, 75, 87, 68, 92, 117, 118, 108, 117, 104, 111, 79, 105, 78, 73, 83, 69, 124, 82, 121, 67, 76, 108, 90, 126, 72, 80, 84, 110, 102, 121, 82, 66, 76, 126, 79, 93, 107, 65, 114, 98, 68, 75, 105, 120, 65, 119, 109, 121, 98, 64, 65, 118, 86, 95, 127, 124, 66, 89, 81, 73, 116, 78, 79, 117, 111, 88, 98, 87, 100, 96, 82, 108, 87, 83, 81, 87, 108, 82, 118, 123, 79, 115, 122, 101, 82, 66, 117, 121, 116, 126, 66, 123, 94, 80, 95, 76, 124, 124, 79, 84, 109, 89, 117, 75, 107, 117, 125, 120, 115, 125, 115, 124, 70, 127, 96, 120, 126, 99, 75, 123, 85, 66, 111, 114, 119, 82, 120, 86, 119, 80, 106, 98, 69, 117, 106, 122, 102, 111, 109, 73, 90, 65, 100, 111, 113, 109, 101, 115, 96, 118, 69, 115, 124, 67, 125, 80, 104, 94, 90, 65, 89, 110, 102, 127, 74, 64, 81, 75, 66, 67, 91, 118, 101, 67, 112, 64, 121, 90, 112, 66, 89, 69, 93, 125, 83, 105, 107, 123, 77, 92, 73, 115, 127, 72, 81, 93, 98, 106, 103, 94, 103, 104, 105, 91, 82, 96, 87, 80, 118, 94, 109, 69, 126, 79, 125, 90, 125, 103, 77, 117, 113, 104, 100, 95, 119, 91, 110, 116, 111, 103, 80, 100, 68, 95, 90, 123, 75, 83, 83, 111, 70, 98, 100, 107, 81, 108, 72, 66, 76, 105, 116, 67, 88, 76, 111, 123, 73, 102, 104, 113, 109, 108, 70, 77, 84, 73]