The ex-Beatle was rewarded this weekend for his solo career, while Green Day, Lou Reed and Joan Jett were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Monday, 20th April 2015
Wednesday, 17th December 2014
The punk trio will be rewarded for their outstanding career (so far), along with Ringo Starr, Lou Reed and Joan Jett.
Thursday, 9th October 2014
Kraftwerk and NIne Inch Nails are also up for the honour at the 2015 event.
Monday, 28th October 2013
Billie Joe Armstrong has joined forces with the Come Away With Me Singer for new album inspired by The Everly Brothers...
Monday, 12th August 2013
The trio have announced an intimate show at O2 Academy Brixton ahead of the festival slots....
Thursday, 6th June 2013
The trio have set a new gig attendance record at the Emirates Stadium.
Thursday, 9th May 2013
The Green Day frontman has posted his dismay at the Gangnam Style singer's return.
Wednesday, 2nd January 2013
After Billy Joe's stint in rehab the band have announced they are getting back to business.
Tuesday, 16th October 2012
Rob Cavallo has said he doesn't believe that the frontman will be out anytime soon
Monday, 24th September 2012
Billie Joe Armstrong is getting treatment for substance abuse after an onstage meltdown
Tuesday, 11th September 2012
It's Green Day versus Foo Fighters in a tale of a heavy night out...
Monday, 3rd September 2012
The trio postpone an Italian date over the weekend
Thursday, 12th April 2012
The band were trending on Twitter after Billie Joe Armstrong announced the three-strong release
Friday, 17th February 2012
The band are back in the studio and have posted a clip of day one online....
Friday, 6th November 2009
The controversial show takes place in Berlin...
Monday, 18th May 2009
Despite only two days’ worth of sales, 21st Century Breakdown topples Bob Dylan at the top of the album chart.
Friday, 15th May 2009
Billie Joe Armstrong tells Ian Camfield that the band’s eighth album is their most optimistic to date.
Tuesday, 12th May 2009
The punk superstars admit that moving on from the staggering success of their third record proved difficult.
Wednesday, 6th May 2009
Green Day are to play another British show on their 21st Century Breakdown tour this autumn.
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