21st Century Breakdown
Green Day - 21st Century Breakdown
Critic Score
Based on 19 reviews
2009 Ratings: #448 / 808
User Score
Based on 102 ratings
2009 Ratings: #101
Your Review
Oct 19, 2016
Now that's what we call a masterpiece!

So painful to see that a brillant rock opera like a few bands can do today is so underrated. This one is particular : 18 songs, 3 theatrical acts, 1h 10min of pure emotional punk rock.
Here Green Day had to produce a decent following to American Idiot (which is commonly more considered as a masterpiece, because it's the first rock opera they made), and they did it perfectly.

The tale which is depicted here is cut in 3 acts :
I/ Heroes and Cons
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Oct 7, 2016
There are interesting moments (East Jesus Nowhere, Last Night On Earth, 21 Guns), but they are scarce, floating in a sea of mediocrity.
Jul 24, 2016
21st century breakdown? pff, more like green day's breakdown.
Mar 31, 2015
A very disappointing comeback.

Fav Tracks: 21st Century Breakdown, Before the Lobotomy, Last Night on Earth, The Static Age, 21 Guns

Least Fav: Christian's Inferno
Jul 11, 2014
Stand-Out Tracks:
- Last Night On Earth
- 21 Guns
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Track List

  1. Song of the Century 
  2. 21st Century Breakdown 
  3. Know Your Enemy 
  4. ¡Viva La Gloria!
  5. Before The Lobotomy 
  6. Christians Inferno 
  7. Last Night On Earth 
  8. East Jesus Nowhere 
  9. Peacemaker 
  10. Last Of The American Girls
  11. Murder City 
  12. ¿Viva La Gloria? (Little Girl) 
  13. Restless Heart Syndrome 
  14. Horseshoes And Handgrenades 
  15. The Static Age 
  16. 21 Guns 
  17. American Eulogy (Mass Hysteria/Modern World) 
  18. See The Light