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Green Day is an American punk rock band formed in 1986 and has since been active. The band consists of Billie Joe Armstrong (lead vocals, guitar), Mike Dirnt (bass, vocals) and Tré Cool (drums, backing vocals).

Member HistoryEdit

Current MembersEdit

  • Billie Joe Armstrong - lead vocals, guitar, piano, harmonica (1986 - present)
  • Mike Dirnt - bass, vocals (1988 - present); guitar (1986 - 1988)
  • Tré Cool - drums, percussion, backing vocals (1990 - present)

Former Members Edit

  • Sean Hughes - bass, vocals (1986 - 1988)
  • Raj Punjabi - drums, percussion, backing vocals (1986)
  • John Kiffmeyer - drums, percussion, backings vocals (1987 - 1990)
  • Jason White - lead guitar, backing vocals (1999 - 2012, 2016 - present; official member 2012 - 2016)

Touring Members Edit

  • Timmy Chunks - guitar, backing vocals (1997 - 1999)
  • Mike Pelino - guitar, backing vocals (2004 - 2005)
  • Jeff Matika - guitar, backing vocals (2009 - present)
  • Jason Freese - keyboard, piano, saxphone, trombone, backing vocals (2004 - present)
  • Garth Schultz - trombone, trumpet (1997 - 1999)
  • Gabrial McNair - trombone, saxophone (1999 - 2001)
  • Kurt Lohmiller - trumpet, timpani, percussion, backing vocals (1999 - 2004)
  • Ronnie Blake - trumpet, timpani, percussion, backing vocals (2004 - 2005)

Discography Edit

Studio AlbumsEdit

SinglesEdit

Compilation AlbumsEdit

Video AlbumsEdit

Extended PlaysEdit

  • 1,000 Hours (1989)
  • Slappy (1990)
  • Sweet Children (1990)
  • Live Tracks (1994)
  • Bowling Bowling Bowling Parking Parking (1996)
  • Foot In Mouth (1997)
  • Tune In, Tokyo... (2001)
  • Last Night on Earth: Live in Tokyo (2009)
  • 21 Guns Live E.P. (2009)
  • Oh Love (2012)

Awards and NominationsEdit

Green Day have received several awards and nominations from 1994 - 2014.

Year Ceremony Nominee Award Result
1994 MTV Video Music Awards Longview Best Group Video Nominated
1994 MTV Video Music Awards Longview Best New Artist in a Video Nominated
1994 MTV Video Music Awards Longview Best Alternative Video Nominated
1994 Rock On The Net Green Day Top Singles Artists of 1994 #48
1994 Rolling Stone Longview Best Singles of 1994 #3
1994 Rolling Stone Dookie Best Albums of 1994 (RC) #1
1994 Rolling Stone Basket Case Best Singles of 1994 (RC) #5
1995 Grammy Awards Green Day Best New Artist Nominated
1995 Grammy Awards Basket Case Best Rock Peformance by a Group Nominated
1995 Grammy Awards Longview Best Hard Rock Performance Nominated
1995 Grammy Awards Dookie Best Alternative Music Performance Won
1995 MTV Video Music Awards Basket Case Best Group Video Nominated
1995 MTV Video Music Awards Basket Case Video of the Year Nominated
1995 MTV Video Music Awards Basket Case Best Hard Rock Video Nominated
1995 MTV Video Music Awards Basket Case Best Alternative Video Nominated
1995 MTV Video Music Awards Basket Case Breakthrough Video Nominated
1995 MTV Video Music Awards Basket Case Best Direction in a Video Nominated
1995 MTV Video Music Awards Basket Case Best Editing in a Video Nominated
1995 MTV Video Music Awards Basket Case Best Cinematography in a Video Nominated
1995 MTV Video Music Awards Basket Case Viewer's Choice Award Nominated
1997 Grammy Awards Walking Contradiction Best Short Form Music Video Nominated
1997 Kerrang! Green Day ~ The Cricketers, Wigan December, 1991 100 Greatest Gigs of All Time #76
1998 MTV Video Music Awards Good Riddance (Time of Your Life) Best Alternative Video Won
1998 MTV Video Music Awards Good Riddance (Time of Your Life) Viewer's Choice Award Nominated
1998 Kerang! Dookie 100 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die #33
1998 Rock On The Net Green Day Top Singles Artists of 1998 #49
1999 MTV Movie & TV Awards Nice Guys Finish Last in Varisty Blues Best Song from a Film Nominated
1999 MTV Basket Case 100 Greatest Music Videos Ever Made #100
2000 Grammy Awards Espionage Best Rock Instrumental Performance Nominated
2000 Rock On The Net Green Day Top Singles Artists of 2000 #179
2001 California Music Awards Green Day Artist of the Year Won
2001 California Music Awards Green Day Outstanding Group Won
2001 California Music Awards Green Day Outstanding Male Vocalist Won
2001 California Music Awards Green Day Outstanding Bassist Won
2001 California Music Awards Green Day Outstanding Drummer Won
2001 California Music Awards Green Day Outstanding Songwriter Won
2001 California Music Awards Warning Outstanding Album Won
2001 California Music Awards Warning Outstanding Punk Rock/Ska Album Won
2001 Kerrang! Awards Green Day Classic Songwriter Won
2001 Kerrang! Awards Green Day Best International Live Act Nominated
2001 Kerrang! Awards Green Day Best Band in the World Nominated
2002 California Music Awards Green Day Outstanding Group Won
2003 California Music Awards Green Day Artist of the Year Won
2003 California Music Awards Green Day Outstanding Group Won
2003 California Music Awards Green Day Outstanding Guitarist Won
2003 California Music Awards Green Day "Spirit of Rock" Award Won
2003 Kerrang! Dookie 50 Most Influential Albums of All Time #5
2003 VH1 Good Riddance (Time of Your Life) 100 Best Songs of the Past 25 Years #78
2004 California Music Awards I Fought the Law Most Downloaded Song Won
2004 California Music Awards Green Day Outstanding Bassist Won
2004 California Music Awards Green Day Outstanding Drummer Won
2004 California Music Awards Green Day Outstanding Male Vocalist Won
2004 Kerrang! Awards Green Day Hall of Fame Won
2004 Spike Video Game Awards American Idiot in Madden NFL 2005 Best Song in a Video Game Won
2004 Rolling Stone Dookie 500 Greatest Albums of All Time #193
2004 Rolling Stone American Idiot 500 Greatest Songs of All Time #432
2004 Rolling Stone American Idiot Best Albums of 2004 #9
2004 Rolling Stone American Idiot Best Albums of 2004 (Readers Choice) #2
2004 Rock On The Net Green Day Top Singles Artists of 2004 #147

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