Billie Joe from Green Day covers "Police On My Back" by the Equals

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This was originally written and performed by The Equals, Eddy Grant’s beat group from the 60. And of course The Clash slay it. #theequals #theequalsband #dervgordon #eddygrant #theclash

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Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong has been posting different cover songs from quarantine every week. This week's offering is the topically-relevant "Police On My Back" by the Guyanese-British pop band, The Equals (famously covered by The Clash)

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Watch the new Green Day video starring Stranger Things' Gaten Matarazzo

A couple years ago, my son was watching an an online live chat with Gaten Matarazzo and asked the Stranger Things star if he digs Green Day. Matarazzo answered with an enthusiastic hell yes. Today is the release of Green Day's new album Father Of All Motherfuckers and whaddaya know, the first video, for the song "Meet Me On The Roof," stars Matarazzo!

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