Boulevard of Broken Dreams (Green Day song)

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"Boulevard of Broken Dreams"
Single by Green Day
from the album American Idiot
Released November 29, 2004
Format Digital download, compact disc
Genre Alternative rock
Length 4:20
Label Reprise
Writer(s) Green Day, Billie Joe Armstrong
Producer Green Day, Rob Cavallo
Certification 3x Platinum
Green Day singles chronology
"Shoplifter"
(2004)
"Boulevard of Broken Dreams"
(2004)
"Holiday"
(2005)

"Boulevard of Broken Dreams" is a song by the American punk rock band Green Day, from their seventh studio album, American Idiot.

The song depicts a solemn walk of a lonely Jesus of Suburbia (The protagonist of the album) down a road where he walks alone. The song is considered by many to be the best song ever written by Green Day, and it has received many awards.