Kill the DJ (3:41)

Cover of ¡Uno!

From ¡Uno! and 3 other releases

The Kill the DJ Songfacts says: The second single from Green Day’s ¡Uno! album finds Billie Joe Armstrong proclaiming threateningly: “Someone kill the DJ, shoot the fucking DJ.” Before you dial 911 and accuse the Californian trio of advocating the murder of record spinners, consider that the lyrics are not as they seem. “‘Kill the DJ’ is not about, you know, killing a DJ,” Armstrong laughed to MTV News. “It’s not literal. It’s more of a metaphor for information overload.” The song premiered on August 13, 2012 during Zane Lowe’s BBC Radio 1 show.

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  • mattmacneil

    wow this is horrible

    8 Dec 2014 Reply
  • tcbp

    makes me wanna dance (And I hate dancing)

    26 Aug 2014 Reply
  • Dlartrisky

    That's my favourite Green Day song tbh! I don't know what I have but I seem to like the worst tracks of the best bands lol.

    5 Aug 2014 Reply
  • Ann_Mustaine

    Someone kill the DJ, shoot the fucking DJ! <3

    22 Jul 2014 Reply
  • Rzymon

    Crap

    14 Jul 2014 Reply
  • TrymLastfm

    My fav green day song

    25 May 2014 Reply
  • VINCENT986

    Green Day is a perfect example of a band that started off so good...but should have left the seen before they turned into whatever crap you could possible call this. What happened to lead singers overdosing and the band disappearing.

    23 Apr 2014 Reply
  • Leifdistad

    Wow. I didn't realize GD had gotten this shitty. Seriously? Embarrassing.

    6 Feb 2014 Reply
  • Killork

    SHOOT THE FUCKING DJ

    18 Jul 2013 Reply
  • Licio123

    Best of the trilogy.

    17 Jul 2013 Reply
  • viktukas

    <3 [2]

    15 Jul 2013 Reply
  • sunjay140

    More like someone kill the bassist. xD

    25 May 2013 Reply
  • Johnny_D

    only DJs can think that this is their worst song

    11 May 2013 Reply
  • MissGreenDay

    This is one of my favorite songs of theirs and one of my favorite videos.

    29 Apr 2013 Reply
  • Dorothy005

    dołączam się do Malinkiiix33 ♥ :* Poland loves that song ! ♥

    21 Apr 2013 Reply
  • jho_tavares

    Sounds a bit like Franz Ferdinand's Take me out. [3] Achei que só eu tinha notado...

    3 Mar 2013 Reply
  • DRLN

    Green Day has written their worst song. [2]

    16 Feb 2013 Reply
  • Malinkiiix33

    Polska pozdrawia i kocha tą piosenkę <3 .. Love that song <3 <3

    23 Jan 2013 Reply
  • Funky_Nickie

    I came here expecting a hatefest, all prepared to (obnoxiously) voice a minority report, but now I'm a bit at a loss for what I'm supposed to say.

    23 Jan 2013 Reply
  • tcbp

    Catchy as fuck

    21 Dec 2012 Reply
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