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500 Greatest Albums of All Time

225

Green Day, 'American Idiot'


Green Day, 'American Idiot'
225/500

Reprise, 2004

The Nineties' irrepressible punk brats grew up with a bang, proving they could take on the kind of gargantuan old-school concept album that nobody else seemed to have the guts to try anymore. Billie Joe Armstrong raged against the political complacency of Bush-era America with ferocity and a Who-size sense of grandeur.


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