Billie Joe Armstrong is a musician. He is also the lead singer and guitarist for the band Pinhead Gunpowder.
Wiki, Bio, Family, Siblings, Childhood & Education
Billie Joe Armstrong was born in Oakland, California, on February 17, 1972, to parents Ollie Jackson and Andrew “Andy” Armstrong. He grew up in the nearby town of Rodeo.
He went to a variety of schools, including John Swett High School and Pinole Valley High School. In 1990, he dropped out of college to pursue a career in music.
Billie Joe Armstrong’s Age, Height, Weight, and Body Dimensions
Billie Joe Armstrong, who was born on February 17, 1972, will be 50 years old. His height is 1.7 meters and his weight is 66 kilograms.
Billie Joe Armstrong’s Profession & Career
Joe Armstrong and Mike Dirnt formed the punk rock band ‘Green Day’ in 1986. They released their debut album, ’39/Smooth,’ in 1990. In 1991, ‘Kerplunk’ was released. They went on to release albums such as ‘Dookie,’ ‘Insomniac,’ ‘Nimrod,’ ‘Warning,’ ‘American Idiot,’ ’21st Century Breakdown,’ ‘Uno!’, ‘Dos!’, ‘Tré!’, and ‘Revolution Radio.’ They also have two live albums, four video albums, four compilation albums, one EP, and one soundtrack album to their credit.
In 1994, he released the album Jump Salty’ with Pinhead Gunpowder. The albums ‘Carry the Banner,’ ‘Goodbye Ellston Avenue,’ and ‘Compulsive Disclosure’ followed. They’ve also put out two EPs.
In 2003, Armstrong released the album ‘Money Money 2020′ for The Network. For Foxboro Hot Tubs, he also released the albums Stop Drop and Roll!!!’ and ‘Dos!’ The album ‘Foreverly’ with Norah Jones was released in 2013. He has also recorded with Swmrs and has played bass for ‘The Boo’ and ‘Matt Grocott & The Shrives.’
He has appeared in films and television shows such as ‘This is 40,’ ‘The Simpsons Movie,’ ‘Like Sunday, Like Rain,’ ‘Ordinary World,’ and ‘The Voice.’
Achievements and Awards
Billie Joe Armstrong has won numerous awards with Green Day. From 11 nominations, they have won three American Music Awards. They have also received five Grammy nominations and have won five of them. They won the 11th MTV Video Music Awards, two MuchMusic Video Awards, three Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards, five Radio Music Awards, six Billboard Music Awards, and other honors.
Billie Joe Armstrong’s Wife, Marriage & Relationship
Billie Joe Armstrong married Adrienne Nesser in July 1994. In February 1995, their son, Joseph Marciano “Joey” Armstrong, was born. Jakob Danger, their second son, was born in September 1998. Erica Paleo was his first serious girlfriend, with whom he split in 1991. He was also involved with “Amanda,” who dumped him in 1994.
Billie Joe Armstrong’s Salary and Net Worth
Billie Joe Armstrong’s net worth is estimated to be more than $60 million as of January 2023. He makes his money by selling his albums, which have sold over 85 million copies worldwide. Billie Joe Armstrong is also the co-founder of Adeline Records and the owner of ‘Broken Guitars,’ a guitar shop. He is also a partner in the business ‘Oakland Coffee Works.’
Billie Joe Armstrong is widely regarded as one of the world’s most popular singers. Throughout his career, he has released numerous albums and singles. He is well-known for his distinct appearance and has a large global fan base. Green Day has won numerous awards and titles and has had numerous No. 1 albums. The band was originally called ‘Sweet Children.’ Armstrong continues to astound people by releasing albums and has never looked back in his career.
|Celebrated Name||Billie Joe Armstrong|
|Real Name/Full Name||Billie Joe Armstrong|
|Age||50 years old|
|Birth Date||17 February 1972|
|Birth Place||Oakland, California, United States|
|Wife/Spouse (Name)||Adrienne Armstrong (m. 1994)|
|Children||Yes (Jakob Danger, Joseph Marciano Armstrong)|
|Profession||American singer, songwriter, musician, record producer, and actor|
|Net Worth||$60 million|