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on January 31, 2010

Green Day have been here before. But after winning Best Rock Album at the 2010 Grammy Awards for 21st Century Breakdown, singer Billie Joe Armstrong said this victory was even better than the first time.

"I have to say that this is the sweetest time ... I think just the pressure coming off American Idiot," he said, referring to the first time the veteran punk band took home the honor, for their 2004 concept album. "Then putting out 21st Century Breakdown and getting recognized for it and all the success that it's had, it feels really great."

Armstrong also raved about Lady Gaga's

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GREEN DAY TAKE ROCK ALBUM GRAMMY

on January 30, 2010

LOS ANGELES – Green Day's "21st Century Breakdown" has won the best rock album Grammy.

The group's album topped works by U2, AC/DC, Eric Clapton and Steve Winwood, and the Dave Matthews band.

[Full article at AP]

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GREEN DAY PREVIEW MUSICAL AT GRAMMYS

on January 30, 2010

At the Grammy Awards on Sunday night (January 31), Green Day gave the world a preview of the musical based on their 2004 album American Idiot. Singing along with the cast of the show coming soon to Broadway, Billie Joe Armstrong and the band busted out "21 Guns," a cut off 21st Century Breakdown, which won the Best Rock Album Grammy.

Directed by Tony-winning "Spring Awakening" helmer Michael Mayer, the show began a run at the Berkeley Repertory Theater in September 2009. Telling a story of love, loss and war, the musical integrates songs from American Idiot as well as 21st Century

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AMERICAN IDIOT CAST TWEETS

on January 29, 2010

American Idiot cast members will be live tweeting from the Grammy Awards tomorrow! Follow Gerard Canonico, Declan Bennett and Libby Winters on Twitter as they take you through all the excitement. You can see all of their #AIGrammys tweets here http://tr.im/aigrammys

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PRESS RELEASE

on January 29, 2010

Green Day to Perform "21 Guns" Live with the Broadway Cast of American Idiot at the Grammy Awards This Sunday

Video for New Version of Green Day’s Platinum Single “21 Guns” — Featuring the Cast of Hit Musical American Idiot — Premieres Exclusively on AOL Music on February 1st

Brand-New “21 Guns” EP Now Available

BURBANK, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The video for the new version of Green Day’s platinum single “21 Guns,” now available from all digital service providers, will premiere on AOL Music on February 1st.

Both the song and video feature the members of Green Day, singer-guitarist

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