3 Best Music Videos by Green Day
by Boris Schipkov and Vasily Schipkov
Humor and energy. These are notable features of the best music videos by Green Day. The best music videos by Green Day are "Walking Contradiction", "Nice Guys Finish Last", and "Basket Case".
1. Billie Joe Armstrong, Mike Dirnt, and Tre Cool walk on the street to their car, but... nothing happens. In the beginning of the song "Walking Contradiction" Billie Joe Armstrong sings: "I beg to differ on the contrary, I agree with every word that you say. Talk is cheap and lies are expensive, My wallet's fat and so is my head".
"Walking Contradiction". At the end of this music video Billie Joe Armstrong repeats: "I have no belief, But I believe I'm a walking contradiction, And I ain't got no right".
2. In the beginning of the song "Nice Guys Finish Last" Billie Joe Armstrong sings: "Nice guys finish last. You're running out of gas. Your sympathy will get you left behind".
"Nice Guys Finish Last". Billie Joe Armstrong sings: "Don't pat yourself on the back, You might break your spine". At the end of this music video Billie Joe looks at the list of songs of Green Day on his sleeve (e.g. Basket Case).
3. The song "Basket Case". This video was inspired by the movie One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest. Green Day performs the song in the psychiatric and medical care facility Agnews Developmental Center.
Billie Joe Armstrong sings in the song: "Sometimes I give myself the creeps, Sometimes my mind plays tricks on me. It all keeps adding up, I think I'm cracking up".
"Basket Case" is reached number 1 in the U.S. Billboard Modern Rock Tracks.