GREEN DAY'S BILLY JOE ARMSTRONG ENTERS REHAB AFTER OUTBURST AT iHEART FESTIVAL 24th September 2012
Green Day have just announced that Billie Joe has entered a private facility seeking treatment for substance abuse.
This news comes just three days after Green Day performed at the iHeart Radio Festival in Las Vegas. Fans who saw their set reported that Billie Joe had a verbal outburst after being advised his band had one minute left of their set.
Many fans have uploaded their own videos of the set and you can see the incident below.
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The Green Day website's official announcement states: "Billie Joe is seeking treatment for substance abuse.
"We would like everyone to know that our set was not cut short by Clear Channel and to apologize to those we offended at the iHeartRadio Festival in Las Vegas.
"We regretfully must postpone some of our upcoming promotional appearances."