Best Green Day Songs

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The Top Ten

1 Boulevard of Broken Dreams

Great song simply love it I listen to it daily!
It is epic really... It is one of the best rock song I have heard in my life!

The soothing music. The thought-provoking lyrics. Billie's amazing voice. The enchanting video.
It's got everything ever needed for a perfect song!

I absolutely LOVE this song. It describes how I feel everyday! The song also proves that even famous musicians feel like they are lost in a different world wishing for someone to find them.

great!

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2 Basket Case

Green Day started a revolution on 1994 with Dookie.. Their
Music had certainly had qualities similar to nirvana's (teenage angst).. They brought punk back into the mainstream.. They brought what the music industry needed at the time

Best Song by Green Day. Amazing yet funny lyrics and an explosive introduction! This song makes me think of the times that I've been Paranoid myself

Best song ever. It should be much higher on this chart. I also love this album dookie. It was the first Green Day album I ever had and I still listen to it 24/7. I think all Green Day fans should love this album;. Fl

It all keeps adding up I THINK I'm CRACKING UP

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3 Jesus of Suburbia

Ok this song shows every members talents like when mike dirnt does the voice crescendos or when tre destroys the drums and of course billie just rocks it

Song that was on my head for whole of my college life... Awesome song!

I love this song so much. the lyrics are very touching to me. Green day is such an awesome band I love them so much. they really have helped me through everything.

9 minutes of amazing. It's a song that sets the scene really well for the rest of American Idiot. - Atham

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4 Holiday

Cannot stop listening to this song! Absolutely love the riff, playing on my own guitar is great fun. Enjoy every moment of it, from its Riffs, to its Solo, to its "rebelness" to its own Green Day Style. Love this one!

Way better than anything else by GD. This song is so punkish and awesome. I can listen to it over and over and not get tired of it

Holiday is more than a Green Day song, it could be an anthem for a 21st century rise generation because all of us can sing it loud at once, because is not anti American, it's anti-war

My favorite Green Day song by just a little bit. Boulevard of Broken Dreams, Wake Me Up When September Ends, AND Good Riddance are all very close for the top spot in my opinion. Holiday just has, by far, the best background music. It outways the stories that the other songs tell by just a tiny bit. I do wish there was a four way tie, though.

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5 Wake Me Up When September Ends

Billie joe dedicated this song to his dad who died during war... I'm sure this song means a lot to him.

It should be a toss-up between this and 21 Guns for the number 1 spot

His dad did not die in the war... He died of cancer. I watched a documentary of his life.

Totally amazing :P the lyrics are significant, the guitar is amazing and the meaning of the song is simply very touching

It is really rare that an artist can communicate so much emotion through a song. The opening chords are enough to make me tear up a little.

This song is so amazing at all time I singing with playing guitar for performance and there audience while singing an audience is my classmates.

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6 21 Guns

Awesome one.. Just Love it.. No-other song is as good as this one.. Green day Rocks... The more you listen.. The more you'll love

All in this song is awesome: the rhythm, the guitar, the lyrics...
Its very expressive!
Come on, this song deserves the 1st place!

Epic, simply epic, the seriousness of the song and then blasting out into ferocity to express the songs feelings, so punk.

Not exactly my favorite, but it's awesome. - randomguy2005

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7 American Idiot

Without a doubt the most well known Green day song, and according to many, it is the song that propelled Green Day to superstardom at the turn of the century. The song is essentially mocking American culture, its pig headedness, its ignorance and everything else. It has such a great rhythm created by grerat guitar playing. I guess the video is what will stay in our mindes the most though, that large American flag with green stripes melting!

The band's best album was named after the song. But despite its popularity, the song's magic I believe still cannot compare with the top five.

there shouldn't have any bugging that amrican idiot is the best song of green day; 21 guns, holiday, Boulevard of Broken Dreams, novacaine, wake me up when sept. ends are among the bests after american idiot.

It's political and really expresses what the band thinks of america and how they think the media runs the country (in a bad way). Billy also sings "we're not the ones who's meant to follow" and to me that's a way of saying "don't be like everyone else, be yourself".

My second all-time favorite song from AI, is American Idiot itself.

Don't wanna be an American Idiot

Never gets old. - randomguy2005

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8 Longview

One of the best punk songs ever. Its dynamics is awesome. The chorus is really heart grabbing. And the bridge! (I've got no motivation) is great. And just compare the lyrics with the name! Does it strike?

I still do not understand how this is NOT in the top 5! This is one of their trademark songs and easily their most Punk song, ever. Listen to the chorus, it's the best chorus they've ever written along with 21 Guns. Vote!

I urge all TRUE Green Day fans to vote for this and other such vintage songs... I mean you're either ignorant or pretty dumb if you are not voting for the old energetic songs!

*typo

Laugh - randomguy2005

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9 Good Riddance (Time of Your Life)

Although I love their faster songs (american idiot basket case etc) this is my favourite of them all. There are just no words to describe it. All I can say is Green Day are the best band of all time.

Inspiring. It really summarizes life, and can be applied to pretty much anyway anywhere. The acoustics are awesome, and it proves that Green day can do other types of music.

This is my favourite song, it's great because of acoustic guitar and its easy to play and sing

This was the first song I had ever heard by Green Day, and I loved it when it first started. I first heard it in 4th grade, and I still listen to it almost every day - SirSheep

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10 When I Come Around

Wow, nine really? This is one of Green Days best songs and it represents their best time and best music

It hurts to see that almost all of thw top ten songs are from American idiot or 21st century breakdown personally I believe dookie was way better than these two and when I come around is the best song EVER

Was at a Green Day concert with my sister, and this was one of the songs where most people just got the "what the f*** is this" face, while the rest screamed "when I come around"
One of the best concert moments apart from the "DIE DIE DIE" part of metallica's creeping DEATH! - Psykosauron

This song takes me back to some good times with my friends. It's my favourite green day song.

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The Contenders

11 Welcome to Paradise

Catchy riff, great lyrics, Green Day at their best.

The best Green Day song on Dookie. Should most definitely be before Basket Case and maybe actually in the top 5. Great bass solo

Really really REALLY hard to choose, but I love the bass solo in this song Go Green Day!

I'd be playing this if I were to move out of my mom's house. - randomguy2005

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12 Brain Stew

This song is awesome with a sexy riff. - InsertNameHere

Definitely best song of all time by green day let's get this up there on top ten at least thought it should be number one!

WHAT THE HECK!? THIS IS THE GREATEST PUNK SONG OF ALL TIME! WHAT'S IT DOING IN 16TH!?

Nothing much to say about this but if you feel like an insomniac, you can play this song. - randomguy2005

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13 Homecoming

This is easily the most underrated Green Day song ever! It is absolutely one of their best songs in terms of writing, vocals, and general theme. Billie's writing is phenomenal, but in this song, he completes the beautiful sad story of American Idiot. People vote this song up! "Home, we're coming home again" is one of the most powerful bits I've heard.

When I started listening to Green Day this song used to be my favorite one. I mean come on I can't understand why people just don't love it. I adore it more than anything. The lyrics, the rhythm, the fact that they're all singing (except from Jason but he wasn't an official member of the band back then), the passion, even the length of the song is just impressive and even though usually it's tiring to listen to a 10 minute song, this one is so incredible! It is literally done before you can even understand it began. I remember how I always like melted in the last part, where Billie sings "Here they come marching down the street" I don't even know what's so different about that part but I just love Billie's voice in it. Also this song LIVE is just incredible! It's so energetic and it's so unfair it's so underrated!

Amazing song! Way better than the much overrated Jesus of Suburbia.

Best green day song

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14 Hitchin' a Ride

TOP 10 it's all American Idiot and 21st Century Breakdown. Don't get me wrong those 2 albums are GREAT, especially American Idiot, but you just can't put in the top 10 7 songs from American Idiot, you are leaving behind Minority, Hitchin' a Ride, Welcome to Paradise, Brain Stew, Longview.. Those are Green Day's classics..

The American idiot album was good, but the older Green Day music was amazing. Songs like hitchin' a ride along with welcome to paradise, long view, and brain stew are why we all love Green Day. The more punk stuff is their best stuff

This is my favorite Green Day song in all of history. It has awesome guitar parts in it, pretty simple, but it is still really awesome.

This son g is good

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15 21st Century Breakdown

This song is awesome! This song will surely make up the whole album in its very few minutes. This song sums up the whole album. I can't stop hearing it. It reminds me of my old friends. We used to dance at the tune of this song this song is the trademark of our group and one of the Green Day's best song ever!

This is one of my favorite songs of all time. It's so sadly true, and more people need to hear it.

21st century is one of the best songs of green day, not the best (there are always better ones) but still it is very very very good! of course all green day songs are awesome

there is only one song I don't like. thats panic song (whats the deal with that) but every band has thier ups and downs

This is not version like Bohemian Rhapsody, version of notes and instrument like My Chemical romance welcome to the Black Parade
Such song like Jesus of Suburbia in 21st Century Breakdown

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16 Minority

This should be the best song ever written. They simply explain that they want no authority, and they're happy to be a minority.
I wanna be the minority!
I don't need your authority!
Down with the moral majority!
Cause I wanna be the minority!

I tend to CONNECT with this song the most.. Amazing lyrics

I could NEVER choose a favorite song. Green Day doesn't have a "best song", all of their songs are simply amazing and so different you can't compare them and you can't pick a favorite.

It makes me laugh how most of the songs people vote for are from American Idiot or 21stCB. Because, even though I just said all their songs are amazing and stuff, I believe that neither American Idiot nor 21stCB are their best albums. I bet 80% of the people voting here only know Boulevard of broken dreams..

They only know that one song because they actually play it in the radio.

And basket case because it was so popular.

But does anyone here know songs by Green Day like "Road to Acceptance", "Only of you", "At the library", "Stuart and the ave", etc.?

I bet no one does.

Come on people, check out ALL of their songs before you start voting.

You're not a real fan if you don't know their older songs ...more

Minority. The only Green Day song that was popular during the Warning era. - randomguy2005

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17 Whatsername

Not only my favorite Green Day song, but probably one of my favorite songs of all time! So emotional and a great conclusion to the album's story!

Yess! I can listen to this on a loop and never get tired of it. A pity it's in 17th it's one of my favorite GD songs. I wish I could see them playing it live!

Remember whatever
It seems like forever ago
Awesome song man, get it in the top 15 guys please, this is pure punk!

Personally, this song is remarkable. I mean at the bridge part, it feels like Billie Joe is shouting at himself or at a wall or something... - randomguy2005

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18 East Jesus Nowhere

This is such an AWESOME SONG, should be in TOP 10.
GD4LIFE

this song really is one green day's masterpieces.
should be at least in top 5

Come on this is so NOT happening...
one of the BEST Green Day songs @ no.11?!
should be like no.5 or 4!
this song is DOWN RIGHT AWESOME! m/

Should be above 21st Century Breakdown

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19 Know Your Enemy

I will be honest, when I first listened to this song I did not listen deeply enough to the lyrics and thus was surprised when I heard that it had won an award for deep and meaningful lyrics. But if you listen to it closely, it becomes so much easier to see how its great. Not only does it have a great rhythm but it sends a strong warning to people to avoid corruption and violence in the world as it labels it as the 'enemy'. Billie almost demands the question to the listener "Do you know the enemy? " indicating that it is extremely important to be aware of such evils I the world.

I have heard the best drums ever played in this song.. tre cool you rock... and what a superb screaming vocal... must be ahead... its smackdown theme song undoubtedly the song is due 2 its drums... thumps up...

This song made me rethink everything I thought about people and how to judge them so it should be a lot higher then number 10 like

Its actually pretty good. I was suprised.

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20 Geek Stink Breath

How? HOW? This song is unbelievable, and it's 19th? This song has got the greatest guitar riffs in the history of the world! The only people who didn't vote for this song are people who have never listened to it!

True Green Day. An awesome Punk song. Better than all the songs listed in the top 10 without a doubt. It seems a lot of people underrate Insomniac and the other lesser-known Green Day albums.

This list is complete crap! How is this not in the top 10!? This, REDUNDANT, HITCHIN A RIDE, LONGVIEW, BRAIN STEW, MACY's DAY PARADE ETC should all be MUCH higher! Where's all the REAL GD fans!?

Meth. It is a reference to meth/speed. Kinda disgusting that the music video shows a rotten tooth being pulled out. With blood. But this song is pretty cool and fast-tempoed. - randomguy2005

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21 She

"She" is pretty awesome. It seems to be over REALLY quickly, which is a shame. The chorus is really catchy and I just find it the most easy to listen to of theirs. Not necessarily their best but their most fun, and quick. Love it!

"She" is one of my favorite Green Day songs! I don't understand why it didn't get a higher ranking. The song is so underrated it sickens me.

One of the most energetic songs I ever heard. It is such a good song. It is very short but boh so powerful. The lyrics are great. By no means best but it is cerainly one of the best.

Wonder what happened to Amanda? - randomguy2005

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22 Letterbomb

How is this not with in the top 5! It's green day at it's best in my opinion! VOTE

Best song by Green Day in my opinion. Billy Joe also says its his favorite on the album in one of their videos in concert

Love the intro, with the guitar, then the drumming

When I want to listen to Green Day, this is the song.

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23 No One Knows

As I heard it for the first time a long ago, thought it can't be an usual Green Day song, but I really liked! Anyway, this song makes me feel old, irresponsible, habitual... But when I think of it, I fill my head with schemes, and ten I think again cause no one knows...

The only reason this song is so low is because most people have never listened to it.

I'm so glad to see this so high up! I thought I was a minority for liking it so much.

Guys I absolutely love this song but I Boulevard of Broken Dreams is #1 for good reasons

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24 Give Me Novacaine / She's a Rebel

Give me a long kiss goodnight
and everything will be alright
Soothing yet pulsating... this is my favorite

This is my all time favorite song.
this song carried me through hard times and made the good times incredible. BEST SONG EVER! Top Ten 4 sure!

I could never in my life find a song that can rival this.
Green Day at their finest. I am and will forever be a fan because of this song if nothing else. I love them, I love this song, this song is me!
Truly a work of art, Beautifull! Truly damn beautiful

Give Me Novacaine for me is kinda like a metaphor. I mean it feels like he's trying to escape depression or something, you know. And novacaine is like happiness. And that he's suffering the pain of depression. - randomguy2005

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25 Waiting

Great melody this song's got there. Just can't stop listening to it over and over again.

You gotta be kidding me! I understand not everyone thinking it's the best Green Day song, but 56 is pretty low for a song that's one of their greatest hits!

Not their best song, but deserves higher position in the list surely!
Vote up guys! Thanks

Listening to it right now. This song, unlike Macy's Day Parade (which makes me cry), makes me feel happy! - randomguy2005

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26 Stuck with Me

This song is awesome! It should be ranked way higher1

It's just their most energetic, but melodic song. It comes in says what it needs to, and hits the cuts. It stays the same volume the entire song. It has the melancholy ending, which means that he's not alright but has to way to change that so he just lets himself go crazy! GD FOR LIFE!

My favorite song. It's so underrated. By far one of Green Day's most underrated, if not, most underrated single.

Bloody hell... it should be higher..

27 Armatage Shanks

Insomniac best album. Armatage Shanks best song. Period.

Great song, pure punk

Come on guys are we really gonna put Green Day's best vocal melody this low on the list

28 Macy's Day Parade

I don't understand how this is 23, I'm green day's biggest fan and I know every single one of these songs and this one should definitely be up there! Maybe its not as famous as 21 guns or boulevard of broken dreams but if you knew it, you'd be impressed. Its simply beautiful and brings tears and smiles every time

I agree 100%. It's sad to see this great song being wasted down here. It's got beautiful lyrics and an even better rhythm! The acoustic guitar is solid throughout the whole song! Much better than some of the stuff in the top 10!

I don't get why Warning was a bust but for me, it is my favorite album. One of my favorite Warning songs is this. This song makes me sad (even cry) especially the lines:

When I was a kid I thought
I wanted all the things that I haven't got
Oh but I learned the hardest way

And this:

Cause I'm thinking about a brand new hope
The one I've ever known
Cause now I know it's all that I've wanted

That is why this song deserves recognition.. - randomguy2005

Should be above Good Riddance

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29 J.A.R.

The fact that this isn't number one means not enough people even know it exists. It was on the Angus soundtrack and is the most well-rounded and heart-felt songs ever written by Green Day. It's high up there on my all-time favorite songs. Anyone who is wondering, "What the hell song is this? " give it a listen, read the lyrics and the backstory, and enjoy.

I can't really pick a favorite song, but J.A.R. is criminally low. This song is much better than anything off American Idiot or 21st Century Breakdown. It's sad how many "fans" don't listen to their music that came out before AI.

This is just a great song in general. Always reminds me of great times and good memories even though the song is rather sad considering it's about there good friend who died in a car crash at the age of 19 or 18. Miss my childhood man

very nice

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30 St. Jimmy

I DEFINETLY AGREE WITH YOU MY FRIEND
THE GREATEST SONG OF GREEN DAY MUST HAVE A POSITION IN AT LEAST TOP 10
the great vocals by BJ the magik of drint and tre cool makes this song evergreen!

Oh my Gods! Like, there must be only a few guys to vote for this? WHERE ARE THE DIE HARD GREEN DAY FANS?! THIS SONG SHOULD so BE IN THE TOP 10! :(... PLEASE VOTE

This song has some awesome drums. It shows how good of a drummer tre is. I also love the guitar. Its pretty fast too. Personally I think that this should be in the top 5

One of there best songs should be top ten

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31 Redundant

REDUNDANT IS THE MASTERPIECE OF GREEN DAY. BEST SONG THEY'VE ever MADE. Maybe those people just ever heard American Idiot and 21st Century Breakdown. They never know how awesome early Green Day's song. REAL GREEN DAY'S FANS SHOULD VOTE THIS SONG

The best song on NIMROD along with Hitchin A Ride of course. Should be at LEAST in the top 15-20, listen and vote for this extremely underrated song. It's better than half the songs ahead of it at the moment.

No I cannot speak I've lost my voice... Because I can't stop singing this song. Not only the best song of nimrod but also their best altogether - wolphert

Has beautiful message and meaning. For a band, it's cool that they make a song like this one. One of my favorite Nimrod songs. - randomguy2005

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32 Misery

This is definitely one of my favorite Green Day songs. It is a great reality and only a lyrical genius could script a story line like this to fit so well.

I can't believe it didn't make the list at all!

Very interesting melody. I think it deserves to be much higher on this list.

This song is amazing and tells an entertaining, if sad, story. The tune is great, and the message is just not clear ENOUGH wish is fabulous.

A really different Green Day song, but one of the best, should at least be in top 5

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33 Warning

omg! what is this song doing on the 30th place? it definitely deserves a place int the top ten!

This song is ultimate punk, and the music video is supreme. Not to be discounted. Top Ten voters, have you only heard American Idiot and 21st Century Breakdown albums?

Probably one of the best songs of the year 2000. It is one of those Green Day songs that is easy to understand and is less serious

One of the best riffs I ever heard and the vocals are flawless.

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34 Viva la Gloria!

How is this not 20 times higher? By far the most underrated Green Day song. The lyrics are very touching. The song is about Gloria, a poor girl who is living on the street and how life will get better. When I listen to it I cry.

Wow, 23? That's sinful. This song has everything a person looks for in a Green Day song! I'd list these key components, but I'm assuming that you (the reader) know what they are since you're reading this list. This song is my favorite Green Day song. There. I said it. My other favorites include Boulevard of Broken Dreams, Basket Case, Wake Me Up... , Holiday, and Longview. Please give this song a chance.

How is this not even on the list, it should be at least top 20. I don't care that it's new Green Day, because it still has the punk feel of their older songs. - cyclone1248

Best song of 21century breakdown

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35 The Static Age

once this song is near the end the energy from it is amazing not there best song of all time but in the top 10

Think about these lyrics:
All I want to know what's the god**** pain,
not what's in the medicine
All I want to do is I want to breathe
Batteries not included
What's the latest way a man can die?
Screaming hallelujah!

If you listen to this song this part has so much energy it's insane

This song is amazing, why it is not in top 20!?

Love it, love the chorus

36 Lazy Bones

By far the best track off of Dos! And it deserves to be on this list, hopefully somewhat high because this is a kick ass song! Go Green Day! Don't ever stop making music!

I love this song, with all my heart

This song was actually good and had a vary different sound. I can really to this song a lot.

Very less heard, no noticable live performances.. But still one of the simplest and the best songs

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37 F.O.D.

Love this song so much. Should be ranked higher in my opinion. Great rhythm and chorus. AMAZING song.

Awesome song very underrated.

F.O. D if you didn't vote for this song

Best lyrics and drop ever

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38 Nice Guys Finish Last

Great tune, Great Lyrics, fast, should be at top 10

What a song should be number 10 or number 13 amazing guitar bass and drums really good in rock band Green Day get voting for this song peoplke it rocks it may not be the best song that Green Day made but it is still a good song to be up near the top not down at number 45 - mneilan

A good song of nimrod

Nice Guys Finish Last
But for me, Green Day finished first. - randomguy2005

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39 Walking Contradiction

"talk is cheap and lies are expensive, my wallets fat but so is my head. Hit and run and then I'll hit you again, a smart mouth, yeah, but I'm playing dumb. "

What a joke! I would have picked it in my top 10... Best Green Day song... Please vote for it guys.. It deserves a much better position... Green Day rocks

Bloody hell, does NOBODY remember or appreciate "Insomniac? " I'm also shocked that "Bab's Uvula Who" is above this one... It's a great song, but this one, THIS song hooked me on Green Day for life, even through their 'weaker' times. I don't give two flying copulations about anyone who says the band members are like 40-plus burnouts trying to be teenagers, they had it then, and they still have it now. I DO have a belief! Here's to a classic!

One of my fave Insomniac songs, other than Brain Stew (without Jaded), and GSB. The music video is quite funny, especially the humor when the band keeps causing destruction and havoc. - randomguy2005

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40 Still Breathing

This song is seriously underrated. One of the best records the group has put out in years. It is powerful, and hits hard, but has a hopeful aspect that is necessary in a bleak time such as many think we are in.

When I first heard this song, I was surprised to see it hadn't charted, as I had the impression that the song would be a bit. And sure enough, it's currently at number 7 on the alternative charts.

Best song on the revolution radio album. The most joyous green day song in a long time. Without a doubt, this is going to become regarded as one of their best songs ever

One of my favorite RevRad songs. It's quite dark,but very soothing especially when you feel depressed. - randomguy2005

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41 X-Kid

Since I first heard this song its became my favourite one. The lyrics and meaning for this song are amazing as well.

Amazing song this needs to be way higher!

For me its their best song, the meaning of it and the lyrics, hooked from the very first moment I listened to it!

I don't know how people say the ¡UNO! ¡DOS! ¡TRE! trilogy is bad when this song exists - Ilikefishsticks

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42 Dirty Rotten Bastards

How can this song be so long it is amazing and should be in the top 10 at least. If this was on American idiot it would be in the position it deserves.

Laugh out loud! It wasn't even on the list. Blah blah blah. Check it out. It's pretty cool. - nikhilchoudhary

I just love the line where it says cut me a line of my best friends ashes

YOU'RE NOT SERIOUS!
BEST GREEN DAY SONG EVER!

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43 Having a Blast

I love this song, it should definitely be higher than this! Also, 'Scattered' should be on this list too, and near the top! Awesome songs!

Man, I would walk into school listening to this song on my walkman... *tEARS*

Incredibly emotional song hidden under dark humor. Perhaps THE most underrated of Green Day's stuff.

Amazing song!

44 Viva la Gloria? (Little Girl)

This at least deserves a spot in the top 20. It is one of Green Day's most thought-provoking songs that has many hidden lyrics in it. I love their music and this song is one of the best reflections on their music, their style, and their work. Shame to see it is not at least in the top 20.

"RUNAWAY! FROM THE RIVER TO THE STREAM! And find yourself with your face in the gutter. YOU'RE STRAY FROM THE SALVATION ARMY! THERE IS NO PLACE LIKE HOME... When you've got no place to go. "

This is the song I was able to listen to for 8 hour straight going to lake tahoe, of course it's the best song ever and deserves to be in the top 10 ;D

I don't know the song. or the artist.

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45 American Eulogy: Mass Hysteria / Modern World

Simply putting it, easily one of the best Green Day songs they have ever written. The change in pace from the beginning, the pure punk rock sound coming out of the guitar. This should be so much higher than this. A truly amazing song. Love it.

Now, wait a second. One of the classiest Green Day songs. Beggining has an epic pure punk beat. When I look up I see all this stuff I've never seen before. People, before you rate higher songs, listen to this and realize how great it is.

THIS SONG IS AWESOME!
The first part of the song sounds Like Deadbeat Holiday but 20 times better.
The Second Part is also epic and shows off Mike's vocal skills. And how it mysteriously fades off in the end is creepy but cool.

Billie Joe is right I don't wanna live in the modern world where all millennials play Pokemon go and talk crap about each other on social media I was born in a weird generation

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46 Blood, Sex, and Booze

Awesome song but my favourite song is waiting from the album warning and its not even on this list
İ love the rhythm of this song and the lyrics too this song should be in top25 for sure if you haven't listened this song you should quick

This is one heck of a song! It's got so much energy in it. Not sure why it's this low and don't know why Panic Song is ahead of this.

Not my favorite song but deserves better place!

I love it beigining to end best song of warning

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47 Stuart and the Ave.

Number 68? What the heck? This song is one of the best on insomniac. I'm sorry but the top ten are pretty much all American idiot hits. Don't get me wrong, I love that album but that's ridiculous.

Great song, great bass, great drums, great guitar, singing, EVERYTHING! The best Green Day song off of the best Green Day album!

This song is catchy and real punk rock. At least this song is so meaningful for me.

Best song of insomiac

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48 Only of You
49 Panic Song

This is a great song the intro reminds me of the who I think Green Day gets a lot of its inspiration from the who, then "the world is a sick machine breeding a massive s***" hahaa great stuff!

I think this song needs to be higher, not like classics like welcome to paradise, or she or longview, but this song it's much better than a 53, it's CRAZY, in a song

My favorite Green Day song. a long, epic, 2 minute intro-then all hell breaks loose.

50 Are We the Waiting

Amazing song! And when it starts after Boulevard Of Broken Dreams, it feels soothing.

How is this at number 85? This is the best one!

Top 20 or 10 like come on

On its own it's not too good but it's meant to be as a part of the whole album

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