Green Day's 'American Idiot' climbs United Kingdom charts ahead of Trump visit

Billie Joe Armstrong and his band Green Day seen here at a New York show in 2017 gets a lot of attention in the UK this week as its iconic song

Billie Joe Armstrong and his band Green Day seen here at a New York show in 2017 gets a lot of attention in the UK this week as its iconic song"American Idiot climbs the British charts again ahead of a visit by President Trump

But when Trump arrives in the United Kingdom this week for meetings with Prime Minister Theresa May and the queen, among others, the president may have a different view of the Green Day anti-establishment anthem.

The campaign has successfully pushed the song up several music charts, including the Amazon digital music chart, where the song is now at number one, ahead of President Donald Trump's official visit to the United Kingdom.

"Numerous demonstrations are planned" from July 12 to July 14, with a majority of protests occurring in central London on Friday, the embassy said in an alert Tuesday. On Amazon in the U.K., American Idiot is now the best-selling song.

Despite attempts to use the song to spite President Trump, "American Idiot" is actually inspired by former president George W. Bush and the Iraq War, and features lyrics criticizing the media - one of President Trump's most famous enemies.

Billy Joe Armstrong of Green Day (C) and the cast of "American Idiot" sing "21 Guns" at the 52nd annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles January 31, 2010. It's predicted that it'll need another 4,000 downloads to break the top 10 of the UK Singles Chart.

Trump is mostly avoiding London throughout the duration of the trip, where the protests will be most concentrated, The Associated Press reported.

Oh, the things President Trump will be greeted with this week when he visits London: demonstrators, a giant "Trump Baby" balloon - and a uniquely British musical protest.

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