Billie Joe Armstrong wrote this about his wife Adrienne, who he calls "Adie" (which explains why the song's called "80"). He sings of how being with Adie takes him away from the stress of the world.
Suggestion credit: Kieran - D.C., VA
Armstrong has a tattoo on his stomach just saying, "80."
Jessica from New York Adrienne Armstrong is amazing. Adrienne Armstrong is my Hero and Role Model.
Greg from Sheffield80 is pronounced 'Adie' in America. I assumed this is his nickname for his wife, Adrienne. Just a guess.
Caitlin from Durham, Nci looked for that magazine but i guess it sold out already. im going to go now and look up green day guitar tabs!!!!!!1
Jade from LondonLol wil hav 2 gt lukin on eBay gain then, lol!!!
Tanya from London, EnglandHammers did a green day special mag called Hammers green day lol. was quite a while ago now, theyve probs sold out. its great though. sum nice pics of billie joe in it (obviously theyre nice coz its billie joe duh)
Jade from LondonI gt the issue where they wrote the 1st review of Milton Keynes, a couple of dy's afta. I no wot hangin pic your talkin bout, but i didn't gt the mag. I dnt gt Kerrang evry wk, jus wen i c sumin gd n it. Or obviously yeah if Green Day r n it. & i'm startin 2 collect all the rare 1's. Like the Kurt Cobain suicide issue. The issue was released a wk afta his death. Wot's the Hammer's Green Day mag? & i'm gna hav 2 tri & gt that 100 rock gig's 1.
Jade from Londonerm way bk n 1995, wen i was like wel 5, lol, actualy 4 then, coz it came out n May of 1995, i bought it off eBay!!!
Tanya from London, Englandwow when was that??
Jade from LondonBy the way Tanya i hav the Kerrang issue which Green Day wer 1st featured n, lol.!!!
Tanya from London, EnglandBillie joes got a tattoo on his tummy just sayin "80"
Tanya from London, EnglandThis song had 2 grow on me but i love it now. Great song