Green Day's American Idiot Threatens UK Charts Ahead Of Trump Visit

Billie Joe Armstrong of the band Green Day performs onstage at 106.7 KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas 2016- Night 2 at The Forum

Not only will Trump be welcomed by a giant baby balloon in his image, but, thanks to a months-long social media campaign, the British music charts will have an unlikely addition: Green Day's 2004 hit, "American Idiot".

"American Idiot" is Amazon U.K.'s best-selling song at the moment, and if it's going to top the Official Charts list in the next few days, it will have to unseat another older song that has become relevant.

"Want to annoy Donald Trump and Nigel Farage this week?" they tweeted on Sunday.

Representatives for the Official Charts and Green Day didn't immediately return INSIDER's request for comment. Keep sharing to others what we are all doing! You'll recall that "American Idiot" was a rallying cry that blasted the George W. Bush era, though it's applicable to all future American idiots.

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Trump had previously planned to visit the United Kingdom in April but backed out after British Prime Minister Theresa May told him that she was unable to keep protestors from the streets.

The campaign even has a catchy hashtag - MAIGA, or Make American Idiot Great Again. Tim Kaine, a Virginia Democrat, on Friday joking that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un would send the USA a copy of their album. The move was speculated to have been decided in order to avoid planned protests in the area.

Green Day were in the Radio X studio the day after the US election and frontman Billy Joe Armstrong made his feelings known on the soon-to-be new US President.

A Twitter account created to increase the song's popularity ahead of Trump's visit indicated over the weekend that the track was a top-10 seller on iTunes, as well.

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