Celebrity News

Green Day Losing Color with Billy Joe Armstrong Going into Rehab
Download PDF
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...

The band Green Day has announced that Billy Joe Armstrong has gone into rehab and is “seeking treatment for substance abuse.” The announcement comes in the wake of a guitar-smashing and expletive-laden incident that occurred at the iHeartRadio festival in Las Vegas on Friday.

Apparently, a digital sign indicating that the band had only one minute to play brought on the incident. The singer, who felt offended, said, “I’m not f***ing Justin Bieber, you motherf**kers … Let me tell you something, I’ve been around since 19-f**king-88. And you’re gonna give me one f**king minute? … You gotta be f**kin’ joking. I got one minute, one minute left. Now I got nothing left. Let me show you what one minute f**king means.”

And then the singer and the band smashed their guitars and stomped off stage with the promise, “We’ll be back.”

  
What
Where


Since then Green Day has publicly stated, “We would like everyone to know that our set was not cut short by Clear Channel and to apologize to those we offended … We regretfully must postpone some of our upcoming promotional appearances.”

Though earlier it was reported that the band’s time was cut short when Usher’s performance crossed its allotted time and went on, the band has denied such reports.

Green Day is scheduled to release three albums over the next four months, but its promotional tours are now on the verge of collapse with Billy Joe Armstrong going into rehab. Earlier this month, the band had canceled a concert in Italy over Armstrong’s “severe dehydration.” The band is not expected to go on a proper tour before late November.

Get JD Journal in Your Mail

Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!






 

RELEVANT JOBS

Paralegal

USA-IL-Fairview Heights

Candidate will assist two attorneys with workers compensation cases from the initial filing and reco...

Apply now

Civil Rights Paralegal

USA-DC-Washington

Handley Farah & Anderson is seeking a Spanish-speaking bilingual paralegal to join its practice in W...

Apply now

Director of Originations, Litigation Finance Investments

USA-TX-Dallas

Location is flexible nationwide -- NOT only Dallas. Job Summary Rapidly growing litigatio...

Apply now

Litigation Paralegal

USA-NY-Brooklyn

Ween & Kozek, PLLC is hiring. We are a boutique law firm focused on housing and tenants’ right...

Apply now

BCG FEATURED JOB

Locations:

Keyword:



Search Now

Litigation Attorney/Landlord Tenant Associate

USA-MD-Baltimore

Baltimore office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks litigation attorney/landlord ten...

Apply Now

Trial Associate Attorney

USA-GA-Atlanta

Atlanta office of our client seeks associate attorney with 2-4 years of trial experience. The ideal ...

Apply Now

Litigation Associate Attorney

USA-FL-West Palm Beach

West Palm Beach office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks litigation associate attor...

Apply Now

SEARCH IN ARCHIVE

To Top