Billie Joe Armstrong Height Weight Body Statistics

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Born Name

Billie Joe Armstrong

Nick Name

Wilhelm Fink, BJ, Billie, The Reverend Strychnine Twitch, The Rev, Fink, Reverend Strychnine Twitch

Billie Joe Armstrong performs with The Replacements on Day 3 of the Osheaga Music and Art Festival on August 3, 2014 in Montreal, Canada.
Billie Joe Armstrong performs with The Replacements on Day 3 of the Osheaga Music and Art Festival on August 3, 2014 in Montreal, Canada.

Sun Sign

Aquarius

Born Place

Oakland, California, US

Nationality

American

Education

Armstrong attended Hillcrest Elementary School in Rodeo. He, subsequently went to Carquinez Middle School and John Swett High School in Crockett.

He finally went to Pinole Valley High School in Pinole, but dropped put on his 18th birthday on February 17, 1990 to focus fully on his music career.

Occupation

Singer, songwriter, musician, guitarist, multi-instrumentalist, actor

Family

  • Father – Andrew “Andy” Armstrong (Was a jazz musician and truck driver for Safeway Inc.)
  • Mother – Ollie Jackson (Worked at Rod’s Hickory Pit restaurant in El Cerrito)
  • Siblings – David Armstrong (Older Brother), Alan Armstrong (Older Brother), Marci Armstrong (Older Sister), Hollie Armstrong (Older Sister), Anna Armstrong (Older Sister)

Manager

He is signed to Warner Bros. Records, Inc.

Genre

Punk rock, pop punk, alternative rock

Instruments

Vocals, bass, drums, guitar, piano, percussion, saxophone, harmonica, mandolin, violin

Labels

Reprise, Lookout!, Adeline, Recess Records

Build

Slim

Height

5 ft 7 in or 170 cm

Weight

65 kg or 143 pounds

Spouse

Billie met Adrienne Nesser in Minneapolis, Minnesota at one of the Green Day’s concert in 1990. They started dating and married on July 2, 1994. The couple has 2 children, son Joseph Marciano Armstrong (born – February 28, 1995) and son Jakob Danger (born – September 12, 1998).

Billie Joe Armstrong and Adrienne Nesser.
Billie Joe Armstrong and Adrienne Nesser.

Race / Ethnicity

White

Hair Color

He has dyed his hair black. His natural hair color is considered to be reddish brown.

Eye Color

Green

Sexual Orientation

Bisexual

Distinctive Features

  • Wears eyeliner
  • Hairstyle

Measurements

Billie Joe’s plausible body specifications are –

  • Chest – 39 in or 99 cm
  • Arms / Biceps – 13.5 in or 34 cm
  • Waist – 33 in or 84 cm
Musician Ad-Rock and Billie Joe Armstrong at The 6th Annual Little Kids Rock Benefit presented by Guitar Center at the Hammerstein Ballroom on October 23, 2014.
Musician Ad-Rock and Billie Joe Armstrong at The 6th Annual Little Kids Rock Benefit presented by Guitar Center at the Hammerstein Ballroom on October 23, 2014.

Shoe Size

His shoe size is not known.

Brand Endorsements

He has appeared in commercials for Fila, Gibson guitars, etc.

Religion

Agnostic

Best Known For

Being the lead vocalist and guitarist of the band “Green Day.”

First Album

Bille released his debut album titled 39/Smooth as a part of the band “Green Day” on April 13, 1990 through Lookout! Records. The album consisted of 10 singles giving it a total length of more than 31 minutes.

It didn’t rank anywhere in US Billboard 200. It received 3 out of 5 stars from Allmusic.

First Film

He debuted with 2003 film Riding in Vans with Boys as himself. It was a music video documentary.

First TV Show

In 1997, he played the role as Face (voice) in an adult animated sitcom King of the Hill in an episode titled “The Man Who Shot Cane Skretteburg.”

Personal Trainer

It seems, he does not workout and diet.

Billie Joe Armstrong Favorite Things

  • Guitar – 1956 Gibson Les Paul Junior
  • Songwriters – S*x Pistols, John Lennon, Paul McCartney
SourceWikia, TIME
Billie Joe Armstrong performs with The Replacements onstage during day 1 of the 2014 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 18, 2014.
Billie Joe Armstrong performs with The Replacements onstage during day 1 of the 2014 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 18, 2014.

Billie Joe Armstrong Facts

  1. Billie started his career professionally in 1987.
  2. His music was influenced via NOFX, The Rezillos, The Adverts, Stiff Little Fingers, The Undertones, S*x Pistols, The Jam, The Clash, Buzzcocks, and The Who.
  3. During the 2008 and 2012 presidential elections, he supported Barack Obama.
  4. Once in 1996, he got arrested after his show in Wisconsin due to indecent exposure.
  5. When he was 15, he united with his childhood friend Mike Dirnt to form a band called “Sweet Children.”
  6. He first got introduced to punk music by his brothers.
  7. Armstrong was born in Oakland, but raised in Rodeo, California.
  8. On September 10, 1982, he lost his dad due to esophageal cancer.
  9. His one of the most popular songs “Wake Me Up When September Ends” is a memorial to his dad.
  10. Bon Jovi is the worst band, he has ever played with, live on stage.
  11. He is the youngest in his family. His oldest brother is 22 years his senior.
  12. Billie is the founding member of the punk rock band “Green Day.” It was founded in 1986 by Billie himself and bassist and backing vocalist Mike Dirnt. Other members include drummer Tré Cool, and guitarist and backing vocalist Jason White.
  13. Billie is the lead vocalist and guitarist for the band “Green Day.”
  14. His first live performance was at restaurant Rod’s Hickory Pit (where his mom worked) in 1987. He performed there together with friend Mike Dirnt.
  15. Billie was born when his mom was 40 years old.
  16. He is the founder of Adeline Records, which he founded in Oakland in 1997.
  17. Hear more from Billie on Twitter and Instagram. He does not has a Facebook page.
  18. Visit his band Green Day’s official website @ www.greenday.com. You may want to connect with band’s official Twitter, Facebook, iTunes, MySpace, YouTube, Google+ pages.

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