|Origin||Waldorf, Maryland, United States|
|Years active||1996-2011; 2015-present|
Capitol Records (2010-2011)
Good Charlotte is an American punk music band. They are from Waldorf, Maryland. They have many popular songs, including "The Anthem", "Girls and Boys", and "Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous".
Their third album is unique. The Chronicles of Life and Death came in two different versions: the Life version, and the Death version. The only difference between them is the last song on the CD. The Life version has "Falling Away", and the Death version has "Meet My Maker".
The lead singer of the band is Joel Madden. His twin brother, Benji, is also in the band. But besides them, there is Billy (guitarist), Paul (bassist) and Dean (drums).
Influences[change | change source]
Good Charlotte's influences include All, Rancid, The Smiths, Ben Lee, Government Issue, MxPx, Pixies, The Clash, Weezer, Minor Threat, The Cure, Beastie Boys, Everclear, Green Day, Nirvana, Sex Pistols and The Vandals.
Discography[change | change source]
- Studio albums
- Good Charlotte (2000)
- The Young and the Hopeless (2002)
- The Chronicles of Life and Death (2004)
- Good Morning Revival (2007)
- Cardiology (2010)
- Youth Authority (2016)
Other websites[change | change source]
- Official Site Archived 2006-10-10 at the Wayback Machine
- Good Charlotte Fan Site Archived 2011-03-01 at the Wayback Machine
- Official Good Charlotte Myspace
- Interview: Joel Madden of Good Charlotte