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"X-Kid" is the next single


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All Access Music Group is reporting that "X-Kid" is Green Day's next single and goes for radio adds on January 22nd February 12.
 
"X-Kid" is track number five on the band's latest album,¡Tré!. And in my opinion, it is one of the best songs in the whole trilogy. Let's hope that "X-Kid" can ramp up some excitement for Green Day's return to the world, especially after the mild success of "Oh Love" and failed "Stray Heart."
 
All Access is a source I've been using for several years to keep up on the latest radio singles, so I would certainly consider them a very reputable and reliable source.



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Good to hear. It's a nice song that's grown on me quite a bit.



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Well let's hear this thing get the shit played out of it.



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Pretty good but I think I would've went with something else



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My favourite song from the entire trilogy. At least they've given themselves a chance with this one.

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Fuck yeah, such a good choice.

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can't wait for the music video  :creep:



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Maybe they can do some PROMO!!!! 

 

Hope this gets big! Couldn't have picked a better song!



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can't wait for the music video  :creep:

I fear we may have already gotten that ;).



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Not a bad choice, and I'm glad they're getting promo back out there! Side note: I would hardly call Stray Heart failed as it wasn't really a proper single to begin with. 



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Excellent choice from ¡TRÉ! Let's hope we get a CD Single with B-sides or something.



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I think this is a great choice for a single. It just needs to get some airplay, damnit!



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I think it's a good choice. It's my favorite from Tré! but it's the most single potential from this album in my opinion.



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I'm sure that the music video will feature the band playing!

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I think 99 Revolutions would have been a better choice if they're going for lots of airplay, but this is a good choice too.



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Radio stations in my area have already been playing it the past week, maybe more. 



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It's my favorite of Tre, couldn't be happier :D lyrics are just bautiful, the sounds, and everything.



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I think 99 Revolutions would have been a better choice if they're going for lots of airplay, but this is a good choice too.

99 Revolutions is too straight-up rock, it wouldn't get very far on today's radio. Plus it's too topical. X-Kid has very good pop appeal.



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I think 99 Revolutions would have been a better choice if they're going for lots of airplay, but this is a good choice too.


It still can be a single later on :)

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I think 99 Revolutions would have been a better choice if they're going for lots of airplay, but this is a good choice too.

 

I'm pretty sure that's going to be the next single after X-Kid. I saw a copy of Tre in a record store the other day and there was a sticker on it saying something like, "featuring songs "8th Avenue Serenade, X-Kid and 99 Revolutions"

so apparently 8th Ave Serenade was a single. News to me. 



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such a perfect choice. Dear god,  please force Green Day to make a legit video (that doesnt suck). Thanks bro



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I want artwork!!!! B-sides? Hell ya. Promo? Stfu. GREEN DAY, GREEN DAY, GREEN DAY!!!!!!!!

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If there if a music video I think it will be the first time we have seen billie since ..... Vegas :) Anyways looking forward to seeing them again and I hope for a bad-ass video :)

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HALLELUJAH!

 

Let's hope this one actually takes off.  With more than just alt rock radio stations playing it infrequently.... I want to know this is gonna hit more than just All Access.



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Great choice,love that song!

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Goo news thank you :)

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Finally



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I'm pretty sure that's going to be the next single after X-Kid. I saw a copy of Tre in a record store the other day and there was a sticker on it saying something like, "featuring songs "8th Avenue Serenade, X-Kid and 99 Revolutions"

so apparently 8th Ave Serenade was a single. News to me. 

It wasn't, they just put stickers like that on CDs....



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God, I can't wait to see Green Day perform this live on say, Letterman or something.  Maybe they'll be out there with this song.



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  :woot: AWESOME!!




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