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Billy Idol’s Father, William Broad, Dies

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William Broad, the father of Billy Idol, died earlier this month at the age of 90.

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Billy Idol Announces New Album, Premieres First Single

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Mark Davis, Getty Images

The last time Billy Idol released an album that had nothing to do with blue, white and other shades of Christmases, it was way back in 2005.

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Billy Idol Prepares for Busy 2014 with Special Warm-Up Show – Concert Photos

Billy Idol
Mary Ouellette, SheWillShootYou.com

Idol's set boasted all of his best-known hits, along with a healthy dose of more recent material.

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Billy Idol’s ‘Mony Mony’ Cranks Up New Nissan Ad

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Hulton Archive, Getty Images

Billy Idol's hit is used as the centerpiece of a new ad campaign for a Nissan Sentra.

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Billy Idol To Release Memoir, ‘Dancing With Myself’

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Mark Davis, Getty Images

Billy Idol will release his autobiography, 'Dancing with Myself,' on Oct. 7.

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Billy Idol Announces New Album Titled ‘BFI’

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Billy Idol's long break between studio albums looks like it's finally almost over.

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24 Years Ago: Billy Idol Gets in a Motorcycle Accident

Billy Idol
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We enjoy a certain amount of bad behavior from our rock stars, but within limits: No one really wants anyone to end up in rehab, prison or an early grave. On Feb. 6, 1990, Billy Idol tested those limits in a big way.

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30 Years Ago: Billy Idol’s ‘Rebel Yell’ Released

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Years before Nirvana or Green Day supposedly broke punk rock to the mainstream, a peroxide-spiked British singer by the self-given name of Billy Idol (which might be heard as the decidedly punkish “Idle,” get it?) arguably accomplished the same feat with his sophomore album, ‘Rebel Yell.’

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Tony-Winning Audra McDonald Covers Billy Idol on ‘The Colbert Report’

Audra McDonald
Andrew H. Walker, Getty Images

The government's ongoing, Nugent-approved shutdown might have scuttled one couple's wedding plans, if not for the intrepid efforts of talk-show host and comedic genius Stephen Colbert.

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20 Years Ago: Billy Idol’s ‘Cyberpunk’ Album Released

Billy Idol, 'Cyberpunk'
EMI/Chrysalis Records

"All information should be free. It is not. Information is power and currency in the virtual world we inhabit. So mistrust authority. Cyberpunks are the true rebels. Cyber culture is coming in under the radar of ordinary society..."

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