Green Day is an American punk rock band formed in 1986 by vocalist/guitarist Billie Joe Armstrong and bassist Mike Dirnt. For much of the group’s career, the band has been a trio with drummer Tré Cool, who replaced former drummer John Kiffmeyer in 1990 prior to the recording of the band’s second studio album, Kerplunk in 1992. In 2012, guitarist Jason White became an official member after having performed with the band as a touring member since 1999.
This song is the seventh track and third single from their third studio album, Dookie released in 1994. The song spent five weeks at the top of the Modern Rock Tracks chart.