About Billie Joe Armstrong
One of the most popular musicians Billie Joe Armstrong net worth has been announced to reach an estimate of 55 million dollars. He is known as a singer as well as a songwriter. Billie Joe Armstrong is a singer of rock music and also is known to be an occasional actor. In addition, he is mostly known as a member of the band “Green Day”, in which he is a leader, lead guitarist as well as a main songwriter. The revenues gotten from the band “Green Day” increase the overall amount of Billie Joe Armstrong net worth a lot.
In addition to being a member in “Green Day”, Billie Joe Armstrong is also known as a member of other productions, such as being a member of the band called “Pinhead Gunpowder” as well as being involved into “Foxboro Hot Tubs” which is known as a project of his band “Green Day”. These two involvements also add a lot of revenues to the total amount of Billie Joe Armstrong net worth.
Billie Joe Armstrong was born in California, where he was also raised and got interested into music. When he was only 5 years old, Billie Joe Armstrong recorded his first song. When he started attending elementary school, Billie Joe Armstrong made friends with Mike Dirnt and soon became best friends because both of them were interested in music and liked to sing with each other a lot. When they were 15 years old, the duo created their band which they called “Sweet Children”.
In 1987, Billie Joe Armstrong and his friend Mike Dirnt appeared as a duo singers for the first time in the Rod’s Hickory Pit. Later, the duo decided to call themselves “Green Day”, the name which is known internationally today. In addition to being involved into his own groups, Billie Joe Armstrong has also collaborated with other artists and participated in different projects.
One of the people he influenced Billie Joe Armstrong to take part into music industry was his father who was known as a jazz musician as well as a truck driver. However, in 1982, his father passed away because of cancer. Later, Billie Joe Armstrong wrote a song called “Wake Me Up When September Ends” which is known to be dedicated to his father. The song is known internationally and the sales of the single added a lot of financial success to Billie Joe Armstrong net worth.