Green Day’s “American Idiot” re-enters British singles chart following fan campaign timed to Trump visit

ABC/Heidi GutmanEarlier this year, a group of British Green Day fans announced a plan to make the band’s 2004 political anthem “American Idiot” the U.K.’s #1 single when President Donald Trump makes his state visit. Well, the week of the visit is finally upon us, and “American Idiot” has indeed started climbing the charts.

According to the U.K.’s Official Charts, “American Idiot” has re-entered the singles ranking at #18, and sits less than 4,000 copies away from the top 10.

The members of Green Day, as you might imagine, aren’t Trump supporters. A few weeks after …read more

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