“Boulevard of Broken Dreams” is a song by American punk rock band ‘Green Day’, recorded for their seventh studio album “American Idiot” (2004). Reprise Records released “Boulevard of Broken Dreams” as the second single from American Idiot. The song’s lyrics were written by lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong, and composed by the band which remains one of Green Day’s signature songs.
The song was ranked the number one on Rolling Stone’s Reader’s Choice: Singles of the Decade list in 2009 and number 65 on the 100 Best Songs of the Decade list in the same year. As of 2017, “Boulevard of Broken Dreams” remains to be the only song in history to win both the Grammy Award for Record of the Year and MTV Video Music Award for Video of the Year.
Here’s an awesome fingerstyle played by Trench on the song ‘Boulevard of Broken Dreams’. Trench is a fingerstlye guitarist and multi-instrumentalist. In most of his videos, we can see his dog next to him enjoying his fingerstyle performance. Check it out!