Green Day’s “American Idiot” preview at the Grammys

Green Day American Idiot

Green Day presented a preview of the “American Idiot” at the 52nd Grammy Awards on Sunday, January 31. American Idiot is a musical based on the band’s 2004 album.

The Grammy preview featured Billie Joe Armstrong singing along with the band and the cast of the forthcoming New York musical. They sang “21 Guns,” a cut off 21st Century Breakdown, which won the 2010 Grammy as the Best Rock Album.

Green Day’s American Idiot musical, which started running at the Berkeley Repertory Theater in September 2009 will make the leap to Broadway this year. It is directed by Michael Mayer.

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