Billie Joe Armstrong (born February 17, 1972) is the iconic lead singer, songwriter, and guitarist of the influential American punk rock band named ‘Greenday’. He is also a record producer, actor, and musician. He has the most successful band in the punk rock era.
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Biography: Age and more
Regarding age, Billie Joe Armstrong is 49 years old as of 2021. On February 17, he celebrates his birthday and his zodiac sign is Aquarius. The nationality of Bille Joe is American and he belongs to white ethnicity. Billie Joe Armstrong is vocal about his disdain for organized religion. He considers himself agnostic.
Early Life and Education
Billie Joe Armstrong’s birthplace is in Oakland, California, USA, and he was raised in Rodeo. His father’s name is Andrew Marciano Armstrong who was a Jazz musician and a truck driver. His mother’s name is Ollie Armstrong who was a householder and a waitress. He is the youngest one among his siblings. His five older siblings’ names are Alan, David, Marci, Anna, and Hollie.
He was introduced to music at an early age and was very passionate about the music. He completed his middle school from Carquinez Middle School. He attended John Swett High School in Crockett and later he joined Pinole Valley High School. Being driven by artistic enthusiasm, he dropped out of high school on his 18th birthday.
During his time in Hillcrest Elementary School, at the age of five, he recorded a song entitled ‘Love For Love’ with Bay Area label Fiat Records. At the age of 15, he started a band with his best friend Mike Dirnt named ‘Sweet Children’. Later the band was renamed to ‘Greenday’ in 1989. Their drummer John Kiffmeyer was replaced by Tré Cool in late 1990.
The band released their first album named ‘1,039/Smoothed Out Slappy Hours’ in 1991 with Lookout! Records. In 1991, his second album ‘Kerplunk’ was released. He got his way to the mainstream with his third album ‘Dookie.’ Later, other albums like Insomniac, Nimrod, and Warning were released.
He made his debut his rock opera with his album ‘American Idiot’ in 2004 which was one of the best albums in the history of rock music. Furthermore, other hit albums were released such as 21st-century breakdowns, Uno, Dos, Tre, Revolution Radio, Father of All. He also worked with other bands like Foxboro Hot Tub, The Network, and Pinhead Gunpowder, Rancid, The Lookouts, and many more.
Billie Joe Armstrong Net Worth
The net worth of Billie Joe Armstrong is $60 million as of 2021. The major sources of his net worth include a career in music, acting, side projects with other bands. Along with this, he is also a songwriter and record producer.
Height and more
Billie Joe Armstrong is 5 feet and 7 inches tall for the height. He has an attractive personality with a weight of 65 kg. His eye color is green and hair color is black. The US shoe size of Billie is 7. He has around 40 tattoos inked in his body, each with special meaning.
Girlfriend and Dating
Billie Joe Armstrong does not have a girlfriend and he is not dating anyone right now. He is already settled in his married life and spends quality time with his family.
Wife and Children
Billie Joe Armstrong got married to beautiful Adrienne Nesser on July 2, 1994. He has two children named Joseph Marciano and Jakob Danger. Despite being busy with his musical career, he manages to give sufficient time to his family.
Quick Wiki and Bio
|Full Real Name||Reverend Strychnine Twitch|
|Date Of Birth||February 17, 1972|
|Age||49 years old|
|Nick Name||Billie Joe|
|Birth Place||Oakland, California, USA|
|Current Residence||Oakland, California, USA|
|Famous As||Singer, Guitarist, Songwriter|
|Awards||Top Frontmen of All Time 2010|
|Height in Feet||5′ 7″|
|Height in Meter||1.7 m|
|Weight in Kg||65 kg|
|Weight in Lbs||143 lbs|
|US Shoe Size||7|
|Father||Andrew Marciano Armstrong|
|Brother||Alan and David Armstrong|
|Sister||Marci, Anna, and Hollie Armstrong|
|Son||Joseph Marciano and Jakob Danger|
|Net Worth||$60 Million|
|Annual Income||Under Research|
|Highest Qualification||Middle School Degree|
|High School||John Swett High School, Pinole Valley High School|
Did You Know?
- He got his first electric guitar at the age of 10. He named his guitar ‘Blue’.
- He revealed his gender as bisexual.
- His song ‘Wake Me Up When September Ends’ is in memory of his father.